Blanton Museum of Art
236 locals recommend ·
About this place
The Blanton Museum of Art is the largest university art museum in the country and has the most comprehensive collection of art in Central Texas.
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The Blanton museum is on the UT Austin campus and has a great permanent collection as well as visiting exhibits year-round! A great place to spend a rainy day!
In January 2015, Ellsworth Kelly gifted the Blanton a design concept for his most monumental work: the first and only building the artist designed, as well as the last project before his death in December 2015. The stained glass in this building is super cool! One of Austin’s better museums.
Blanton Museum of Art is 15 min walking from AirBnB. Free each Thursday and open until 9pm the 3rd Thursday of every month, otherwise about $10 (not including student discount). Art and great performances (often live local music)!
For the art lovers! A beautiful art museum to spend some time at in Downtown Austin.
Beautiful collection of art from modern to classic. Just up the street from us.
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