Bullock Texas State History Museum

Exhibits, innovative films, and unique encounters await you at the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

Let history inspire as you connect with Texas stories told by ever-changing artifacts, rare documents, photographs, and special exhibits. Experience 4D special effects films in the Texas Spirit Theater. Check out the latest blockbuster movies on the biggest screen in Texas in the IMAX® Theatre. Shop for distinctive gifts at the Museum Store and enjoy the eclectic menu and great view at the Story of Texas Café.

Don’t forget to snap a photo in front of the iconic bronze star on the Lone Star Plaza as a keepsake of your visit.



1800 N. Congress Ave (map)


Mon - Sat: 9 AM - 5 PM; Sunday Noon - 5 PM. Closed on New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day and Christmas Day. The IMAX Theatre has evening showtimes and is open on some holidays.


Exhibits: $12 adults, $10 students; $10 seniors/military/; $8 youths age 4 - 17; FREE under 4. IMAX Theatre: $9 adults, $8 seniors/military/students; $7 youths age 4 - 17. Combination tickets are available. Special pricing for feature-length IMAX films. Additional ticket discounts available for Museum members and groups.


(512) 936-8746



upcoming events

June 5, 2016 | 12 pm

Enjoy FREE Bullock Museum admission on June 5

On Sunday, June 5 from 12-5 pm, enjoy FREE exhibition admission all day during H-E-B Free First Sundays, held the first Sunday of every month. Families can explore the Story of Texas through three floors of exhibitions that showcase artifacts from around the state. Special family programs from 12-3 p.m. combine art creation, exploration stations, and gallery activities. Be part of the Bullock Museum's 15th anniversary in this day-long celebration featuring live music and performances, hands-on activities, and food and drink tastings. Learn more at TheStoryofTexas.com. H-E-B Free First Sundays Presented by H-E-B.

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