Center of Mexican American Studies
Center of Mexican American Studies

Nearby Attractions & Recreation

If you want to take a break from the conference fun, or you feel like you want to explore the city, here are a few suggestions for expending a couple of hours.

ACL Live at Moody Theater

Alamo Drafthouse cinema, The Ritz location

Antone’s home of the blues

Barton Springs natural, spring-fed pool

Bats under the Congress Avenue Bridge

Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum

DKR Texas Memorial Stadium

Esther’s Follies long-running music, comedy and magic troupe

Harry Ransom Center 

Hike and Bike Trail on Lady Bird Lake

Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art

LBJ Presidential Library

The University of Texas Performing Arts Center

The University of Texas Tower

Texas State Capitol Building

Threadgill’s armadillo world headquarters, restaurant and concert venue

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  • Center for Mexican American Studies

    The University of Texas at Austin
    210 W. 24th Street | Mailcode F9200
    GWB 1.102
    Austin, TX 78712