The city of Austin is home to a myriad of cultural centers and museums that not only preserve history but highlight what makes the capital city great for many generations to come.
This is your one-stop-shop for Austin museums!
One of Austin’s most notable museums, the Blanton Museum of Art is home to internationally known works of art, exhibits, and events.
THE AUSTIN MUSEUM OF POPULAR CULTURE IS CURRENTLY A VIRTUAL MUSEUM. Keep a an eye out though! Live music, events and exhibitions will be headed your way in the near future! Please check the website for any updates.
Pop Culture comes to life at this museum. Collecting the old and the new, the South Austin Museum of Popular Culture allows visitors to understand the influences on the unique culture of Austin.
Celebrating the historic home of German artist Elizabeth Ney who moved to Austin in the 1880s, this museum works to highlight her sculptures, history, and legacy.
Home to a space where the global work of black people can be recorded and celebrated, the George Washington Carver Museum pursues their mission by storytelling and exhibits.
🗓 MON–FRI | 10AM–6PM
🗓 THUR | 10AM–9PM
🗓 SAT | 10AM–4PM
📍 1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702
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Located right on the University of Texas at Austin campus, The Harry Ransom Center provides research and visiting opportunities to their collection of over 1 million books, manuscripts, photographs, and works of art.
🗓 MON–FRI | 10AM–5PM
🗓 THUR | 10AM–7PM
🗓 SAT–SUN | 12PM–5PM
📍 300 W 21st St, Austin, TX 78712
This permanent art space hosts rotating exhibits known for their opening nights and influence by pop culture.
🗓 TUE–SAT | 12PM–6PM
🗓 MON–SUN | CLOSED
📍 4115 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78751
Whether it’s fine, pop, or folk, the Yard Dog prides itself in showcasing southern history through various mediums.
🗓 FRI | 12PM–4PM
🗓 SAT | 12PM–5PM
📍 916 Springdale Road Building 2, #103B, Austin, TX 78702
This center preserves and highlights the arts of Latinx and Mexican American cultures by hosting center and city wide events outside their regular exhibit hours.
🗓 MON–THUR | 10AM–6PM
🗓 FRI | 10AM–5:30PM
🗓 SAT | 12PM–4PM
📍 600 River St, Austin, TX 78701
Visit Austin Museums Today!
Whether you live in Austin, or if you’re just visiting, the various museums capture the essence of the city that is a must-see.
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