Listen up, history lovers! We’ve counted down 30 iconic Austin sites you can’t miss while visiting the capital city. Delve into the backstory of our fascinating town, where you can explore everything from art and history museums to lush parks, still kickin’ honky-tonks and restaurants that have…Continue Reading
Austin Insider Blog
This blog, written and curated by Visit Austin staff, shares the things that visitors love and locals can't get enough of.
Tag: University of Texas
Immerse yourself in Greek Revival architecture and life during Austin’s 19th century. Located near the campus of The University of Texas , the Neill-Cochran House Museum is one of few Antebellum buildings open to the public in Austin. The museum showcases the city's cultural, economic and…Continue Reading
A hub for historical memorabilia from the Lyndon B. Johnson Administration, the LBJ Presidential Library offers a unique look at American history. Experience the 1960s through a variety of interactive and engaging exhibits like a replica of LBJ's Oval Office, numerous telephone recordings of the…Continue Reading
Repeat after us: "Hook 'em horns!" You're on your way to some righteous Saturdays during this fall in Austin. Founded in 1883, The University of Texas campus is located just north of the heart of the…Continue Reading