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The Blanton Museum of Art

200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd at Congress Ave, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701
+1 512-471-7324
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Nicely Laid Out

My sister took me the Blanton on my recent visit to Austin along with her three kids. She informed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jehenson81
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Nice place for a hot day

Went to see temporary exhibit on art from India. Had nice live dance presentation incorporated with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
trouthook69
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Belton, Texas
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This university art museum has a spectacular collection of 20th century American masters and the United State's largest collection of Latin American art.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd at Congress Ave, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My sister took me the Blanton on my recent visit to Austin along with her three kids. She informed me that it was recently remodeled and I have to say it is a very lovely museum/building. They had a fantastic special exhibit of Indian art...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to see temporary exhibit on art from India. Had nice live dance presentation incorporated with the art exhibit. A little bit of every type of art. Good place to spend afternoon in Austin. Also thanks military and can't get in free.

Thank trouthook69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit often because the exhibits change. I couldn't believe the amount of old masters on display. New stuff good too.

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This medium-size museum started about 50 years ago, as part of UT. The current complex opened in 2006, with two floors, and has Renaissance paintings, film & video, Latin American, European, and Colonial Spanish art; it also has classical and ancient items, Native American textiles,...More

Thank LK R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is right across the street from the Bob Bullock History Museum; visiting the two makes a nice day (and you can park just once). The collection covers a wide range and I enjoyed a special exhibition and the gift shop (which is in...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a wonderful museum something for everyone here and a tour is always in order they provide so much more than you would get on your own. Must see and check out the museum store always fun.

Thank 2cherie
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

From NY and like to check out other art museums and this one was a nice surprise. Small but nicely arranged and very friendly staff. Eclectic interesting collection and especially like the oil field girls.

Thank Brooklyn478
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This beautiful, stylish museum is well-appointed, with both its interior design and collection. There is a fabulous Latin American section of Uruguayan and Paraguayan art that included artists I've never heard, as well as some wonderful pieces by famous artists. A wonderfully curated museum, not...More

Thank Adseldon
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Variety of art mediums, genres and time periods. you wont be disappointed. And the git shop is nice too!

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Had a wonderful time here with my kiddos (age 5 and 6). The museum is bright and airy with interesting works everywhere. Parking is easy and there are free admission days offered monthly.

Thank LittleKings
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