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.

 

location

1800 N. Congress Ave (map)

hours

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.

admissions

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.

phone

(512) 936-8746

website

www.thestoryoftexas.com

upcoming events

July 8, 2016 | 6 pm

Music Under the Star: The Midnight Stroll with Walker Lukens

Bring your family, camp chairs and blankets, and enjoy a special lineup of Texas artists as a part of the free concert series Music Under the Star. This year's all-star lineup includes The Midnight Stroll featuring Aaron Behrens of Ghostland Observatory withWalker Lukens on July 8, Grammy Award winners Los TexManiacs with special guest "Living Legend" Flaco Jiménez on July 15, and Quiet Company with Riders Against the Storm on July 22.
Held on the Lone Star Plaza from 6 to 9 pm, these shows include free parking in the Bullock Museum garage. Music Under the Star is supported by Frost Bank. Media sponsorship is provided by KUTX. Presented in partnership with Atomic PicnicKLRUAustin City Limits, and MP&E Gear Cameras and Lighting.

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July 15, 2016 | 6 pm

Music Under the Star: Los TexManiacs with special guest Flaco Jimenez

Bring your family, camp chairs and blankets, and enjoy a special lineup of Texas artists as a part of the free concert series Music Under the Star. This year's all-star lineup includes The Midnight Stroll featuring Aaron Behrens of Ghostland Observatory with Walker Lukens on July 8, Grammy Award winners Los TexManiacs with special guest "Living Legend" Flaco Jiménez on July 15, and Quiet Company with Riders Against the Storm on July 22.
Held on the Lone Star Plaza from 6 to 9 pm, these shows include free parking in the Bullock Museum garage. Music Under the Star is supported by Frost Bank. Media sponsorship is provided by KUTX. Presented in partnership with Atomic PicnicKLRUAustin City Limits, and MP&E Gear Cameras and Lighting.
 

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July 22, 2016 | 6 pm

Music Under the Star: Quiet Company with Riders Against the Storm

Bring your family, camp chairs and blankets, and enjoy a special lineup of Texas artists as a part of the free concert series Music Under the Star. This year's all-star lineup includes The Midnight Stroll featuring Aaron Behrens of Ghostland Observatory with Walker Lukens on July 8, Grammy Award winners Los TexManiacs with special guest "Living Legend" Flaco Jiménez on July 15, and Quiet Company with Riders Against the Storm on July 22.
Held on the Lone Star Plaza from 6 to 9 pm, these shows include free parking in the Bullock Museum garage. Music Under the Star is supported by Frost Bank. Media sponsorship is provided by KUTX. Presented in partnership with Atomic PicnicKLRUAustin City Limits, and MP&E Gear Cameras and Lighting.
 

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