Explore post-World War II America through the lens of nineteen photographers for whom the American road was muse. Presented in chronological order, The Open Road: Photography and the American
Explore post-World War II America through the lens of nineteen photographers for whom the American road was muse. Presented in chronological order, The Open Road: Photography and the American Road Trip represents the evolution of American car culture, the idea of the open road, and how photographers embraced the subject of America in order to reflect on place, time, and self.
Included with museum admission; Free for members and UT students, faculty, and staff.
The Blanton is located at the intersection of Congress Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
Paid parking is available in the Brazos Garage on Brazos Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Parking is $4; bring your ticket with you to the museum.
A UT construction project will fence off some paths to the Blanton from 8.16.17 – 1.31.18.
The drop-off area and disabled parking spaces on Jester Circle (between Jester Dorm and the museum) will be inaccessible.
Visitors will still be able to access the museum via the sidewalk on MLK Jr. Blvd, and disabled parking is still available in the Brazos Garage.
Our Visitor Services staff can help if you have questions, are disabled, or need extra assistance: 512.471.5482.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
(Saturday) 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm