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.

Click here for more parking options near the museum, including additional garage options, street parking, and accessible parking.

Click here for maps and directions to the Blanton.

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

Museum and Shop Hours

The Blanton is temporarily closed from Monday, January 30 through Saturday, February 11, 2017 as we put the finishing touches on our reimagined galleries. During this time, the Museum Shop and the Blanton Café will remain open on weekdays, but will be closed the following weekend days: Saturday, February 4, Sunday, February 5, and Saturday, February 11.

Regular Hours:
Tuesdays - Fridays10am to 5pm
Saturdays11am to 5pm
Sundays1pm to 5pm

Admission is always free on Thursdays.

Museum Shop

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

Blanton Café

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

Campus Carry

As part of The University of Texas at Austin, the Blanton Museum of Art is subject to Senate Bill 11 (Concealed Campus Carry), in effect from August 1, 2016. For questions concerning concealed carry on campus, please refer to the University Handbook of Operating Procedures and the Campus Carry website.

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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