Austin Nature & Science Center
Lady Bird Lake
Named after former first lady 'Lady Bird' Johnson, Lady Bird Lake kind of looks like a river. And no wonder: it’s actually a dammed-off...
Zilker Botanical Garden
These lush gardens cover 31 acres on the south bank of the Colorado River, with displays including natural grottoes, a Japanese garden...
Deep Eddy Pool
With its vintage 1930s bathhouse built as part of the Works Progress Administration, Texas' oldest swimming pool is fed by cold springs...
Deep Eddy Cabaret
This great little neighborhood bar is known for its excellent jukebox, loaded with almost a thousand tunes in all genres. Yep, it's a...
In Westlake, opposite Deep Eddy Cabaret, this casual, all-night cafe serves American and Tex-Mex standbys such as migas, enchiladas,...
301 Nature Center Dr · interesting places nearby
Austin Nature & Science Center information
In the northwestern area of Zilker Park, this center has exhibitions of native Texan mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and arthropods that have been injured and nursed back to health here. There are also outdoor nature trails lined with native plants, where you'll see bats, butterflies and birds.