Welcome to the Blanton!

Blanton Museum of Art

200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, TX 78712

The Blanton is located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, directly north of the State Capitol complex. Parking is available for $4 at the Brazos Garage, which is one block east of the museum (bring your garage ticket to the museum for payment and validation). The Blanton is near several Cap Metro bus lines, and bike racks are available on-site.

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UT Faculty/Students/StaffFree
Seniors (65+)$7
College students with valid ID$5
Youth (13 - 21)$5
Children 12 & underFree


Tuesdays - Fridays10am to 5pm
Saturdays11am to 5pm
Sundays1pm to 5pm

Admission is always free on Thursdays. Admission is also temporarily free through October 14, 2017. Normal admission fees will resume from October 15 through January 29, 2017.

The museum is closed Thanksgiving Day, December 24-25, December 31, January 1, and July 4.

The upstairs permanent collection galleries are closed until February 12, 2017. The temporary exhibition galleries remain open during that time.

Museum Shop

A great selection of fun books, products, prints, and more.

Blanton Café

Stop by for a sandwich, pizza, coffee, or conversation!

Austin's Cultural Campus

 The Blanton is a member of Austin's Cultural Campus -- a pedestrian-friendly cultural destination comprised of the the Blanton, The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, the Harry Ransom Center, the LBJ Library and Museum, and the Texas Memorial Museum, offering exhibitions, performances, shopping, dining, and more!

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