Blanton Museum of Art
A big university with a big endowment is bound to have a big art collection, and now, finally, it has a suitable building to show it off...
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
This is no dusty old historical museum. Big, glitzy and still relatively new, it shows off the Lone Star State's history, all the way...
Texas State Capitol
Built in 1888 from sunset-red granite, this state capitol is the largest in the US, backing up the ubiquitous claim that everything is...
Frank Erwin Center
Known as ‘The Drum’ among UT students, this major venue for concerts and UT sports can hold up to 17,000 screaming fans.
Texas Chili Parlor
Ready for an X-rated meal? When ordering your chili, keep in mind that 'X' is mild, 'XX' is spicy, and 'XXX' is melt-your-face-off hot...
1607 San Jacinto Blvd · interesting places nearby
Scholz Garten information
This German biergarten has been around forever – or at least since 1866 – and its proximity to the capitol building has made it the traditional favorite of politicians. (O Henry was also a fan.)