Mary Yturria Education Center:

641 E Madison Street

Brownsville, TX 78520

P: 956.548.1313

Located on the grounds of the Historic Brownsville Museum, the Mary A. Yturria Education Center is the perfect setting for your next event. Whether you are looking to host an intimate dinner, large social gathering, or a business meeting, the Yturria Center can accommodate your needs.

To learn more about the Historic Brownsville Museum’s venue, our pricing options, and other event details please contact us by emailing or by calling 956-548-1313.


Mary Yturria Educational Center_Rental Agreement

Mary Yturria Rental Fee Schedule

Mary A. Yturria Education Center Rental Fee Schedule

Day Time Rentals

( 8:00 am- 5:00 pm)

Monday - Thursday

First Hour: $100.00

Additional Hour: $50.00

Friday - Sunday

First Hour: $250.00

Additional Hour: $100.00

Weekday Evening


Monday - Thursday

 Any four (4) hours between the hours of 5:00pm- 11:00pm: $600.00

Weekend Evening


Friday - Sunday

 Any four (4) hours between the hours of 5:00pm- 11:00pm: $1,000.00

The following conditions apply:

  • All rentals must pay a $100.00 cleaning fee.
  • All rentals require a $500.00 damage deposit to hold their reservation.
  • An additional $200.00 per hour fee is charged for each additional hour beyond contracted rental time.
  • Additional $50.00 per hour fee is charged for the set up and dismantle of event.
  • Use of podium and the projector system require an additional fee of $200.00.

Included in the rental fee:

  • The use of the main hall and courtyard, including restrooms and prep area for caterers.
  • Cleaning and preparation of the building (inside and out) for event.
  • Building furniture, including the use of plants, the fountain, and track lighting.


A non-profit rental rate of a 50% discount is available to non-profits providing an IRS Deferment Document.


Please note that linens and decorations are not provided in the rental fee.


(Revised and effective 06/01/2018)

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sundays - Mondays: CLOSED

1325 E. Washington Street, Brownsville, Texas 78520

1 (956) 541-5560

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