Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin, Texas
1800 Congress Ave, Austin, Texas 78701| Map |
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The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, is a museum owned by the State of Texas dedicated to telling ''The Story of Texas.'' The museum has three floors of interactive exhibits, a special effects theater and an IMAX Theatre.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
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IMAX and additional exhibits incur extra costs.
Address: 1800 Congress Ave, Austin, Texas 78701| Map
Hours: Mon-Sat 9 am - 6 pm, Sun 12 pm - 6 pm. Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. More Info
Price: Adults (18-64): $9; Children (4-17): $6; Seniors (65+) & Military: $7; Student: $8 More Info
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A great primer on Texas history from the original settlers (Native Americans) through the Spanish explorers to current Texas. The exhibits were interesting and informative, with a great variety to of...
Overload of Texas history that I can honestly say you could probably do with any other state to the same magnitude. There are things to see but it is overshadowed by the amount of things you need to reed to figure out what you are looking at. We were told there was free parking but if you go during the weekday good luck finding it. The large parking lot across the street is heavily patrolled by wrecker drivers and is for State employees only until 5 or 6 pm. Garage parking at the Brazos Center Garage is for the Blanton Art Museum but you don't know that until you try to pay for parking and have to walk across the street to pay. I did like the Spirit of Texas Theater and was fun for the kids with the spe...
As a California native, I was thrilled to learn Texas History at the Bob Bullock Museum. I had such fun, and all of the exhibits were very well done. It held my interest easily, and my son was equally enthralled. T...
I finally got a chance to see the theater. Of course I had visited the IMAX which was awesome. The theater was very historical and informative. I actually learned some things I never knew. I went on a night where the exhibits were free and they had free music. It was for Music Under The Stars. They have free food and a cash bar. I visited the cafe which had good sandwiches. They have 3 levels. A nice, big place. It's a realy nice place to take kids if you have them. The service was friendly. It's a nice place to relax. I visited the gift shop and they had some pretty neat things in there. I just wanted to buy them all. You can park in the specially marked garage which is so convenient. I think ...