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Bullock Texas State History Museum

1800 N Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
+1 512-936-8746
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History tells....

Spent one afternoon with my kid to explore more about Texas history. A very good place to educate... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
Tainan, Taiwan
Very informative

Have complete collections about Texas history. Good for family tour. IMAX theaters have movies fit... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
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Museum that chronicles the history of Texas with three themed exhibits: Land, Identity and Opportunity.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1800 N Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
+1 512-936-8746
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

Spent one afternoon with my kid to explore more about Texas history. A very good place to educate the kid.

Thank Chifenhu
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Have complete collections about Texas history. Good for family tour. IMAX theaters have movies fit for kids as well as adults. Very impressive.

Thank Monica9080
Reviewed 3 July 2016

My husband and I have been to the Bullock Texas State History Museum four times during the past several years. We always enjoy our visits. It took us two hours to see the museum. The museum is cool entertainment on a hot summer afternoon. Cost...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I was doubtful about this one and boy was I wrong! This was a blast and I left the museum busting with Texas Pride even though I live in Maryland. Make sure you see the 4d movie about the history of texas. We forgot that...More

1  Thank bethr433
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Since I became a member, every month I visit the museum to view exhibits and attend events. The IMAX theatre is awesome and the Music Under The Star series is a summer sensation that we never miss. The Bullock Texas State History Museum is one...More

1  Thank Dawna W
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This is a fun place to visit for a couple hours. It has interesting displays and history lessons around the various floors.

Thank James A
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This was a nice cool distraction on a hot Texas Saturday afternoon. Many interesting exhibits, but much of it a bit dry for young children. Still, well worth the trip. The cafe was fairly priced with a good variety on the menu. If our granddaughter...More

Thank mo75
Reviewed 1 July 2016

A great museum filled with Texas history. It is easy to find your way around. The parking is $8 and is next door very accessible.

1  Thank llwoz
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We started our visit with this museum. Great way to understand the struggles and successes of the Texans. From the war in the 1830s to the oil industry. Fascinating!

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We recently visited the museum and spent over 2 hours there. The paid film about the history of Texas was worth the small additional charge. It is only about 20 minutes long but very well done.It is a must for Texans and all can benefit...More

Thank Linda H
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Benson L
Ticket price?
1 October 2016|
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Response from mscara | Reviewed this property |
We went on a free day. Think it was sponsored by HEB. One Sunday a month??
Is there a children's area with hands in experience opportunities?
16 September 2016|
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Response from Lorraine R | Reviewed this property |
Seemed to be a good experience for children but no hands on activity noted.
Kim M
What is the cost and the hours? Where to park?
23 March 2015|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Maximum prices (without discounts) for exhibitions $12 for Imax documentaries $9 for Imax Feature films $13 for Spirit theater $7 - details of discounts check the... More