Must-see attractions in East Austin

  • George Washington Carver Museum

    East Austin

    On 19 June 1865, slaves in Texas were freed pursuant to the Emancipation Proclamation – 2½ years after it was signed by President Lincoln. This day is now…

  • Thinkery

    East Austin

    This huge, red, box-like building north of downtown inspires young minds with hands-on activities in the realms of science, technology and the arts. Kids…

  • Texas State Cemetery

    East Austin

    Revitalized in the 1990s, the state's official cemetery is the final resting place of key figures from Texan history. Interred here are luminaries…

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