Harry Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center is an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum. Its extensive holdings provide a unique record of the creative process of writers and artists, deepening our understanding of literature, photography, film, art, and the performing arts. Thousands of scholars, students, and cultural enthusiasts from around the world study materials from the collections each year. These collections also inspire original exhibitions and programs that offer visitors opportunity for enrichment, discovery, and delight. The Ransom Center advances the study of the arts and humanities and fosters an environment where culture thrives.

LOCATION
21st and Guadalupe streets (View map)

HOURS
10 a.m.–5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

10 a.m.–7 p.m. Thursday
Noon–5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

TOURS
Noon Tuesday
2 p.m. Saturday
2 p.m. Sunday
View upcoming tour schedule.
Book a group tour.

ADMISSION
Admission is free. Your donation supports the Ransom Center’s exhibitions and public programs.

CONTACT
Phone: (512) 471-8944
Website: www.hrc.utexas.edu