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Wild About Music

209 East 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701 (Downtown)
+1 512-708-1700
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Ranked #44 of 142 Attractions in Austin
Type: Art Galleries, Specialty Shops, Cultural
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Owner description: A unique music lifestyle store and website featuring the coolest art, gifts, apparel, jewelry and much more -- all incorporating a music theme or inspired by music.

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90 reviews 90 reviews
36 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This is a GREAT store with unusual but high quality souvenirs. There is so much to look at - from wine bottle sculptures to postcards. It's all about the music and it is an absolute must when you're on 6th Street. The people are very nice and accommodating and the store is clean and not junky. You can browse for... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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74 reviews 74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This place has the best not too touristy souvenirs that you'd actually want to buy, not just as a traveler. Very music based with cool postcards, magnets, t-shirts, prints, everything. So much cool stuff and its right on 6th street so its not off the beaten path at all. It also has all sorts of eclectic stuff, I don't know... More

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Lake Forest, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
15 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed across the street from this store and wandered in to see what it was all about. We ended up staying for awhile. Really unique t-shirts (way too pricey unfortunately) I rarely see a T shirt which I think is cool and they had a bunch. Had they been within a normal price range I would have snagged a... More

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North Richland Hills, Texas
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126 reviews 126 reviews
17 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Loved looking around this store. I love musical art and music themed items and this was a neat place. I would have spent more money but didn't want to carry the stuff around all night. I will definitely go back with more money and be more prepared to bring stuff home.

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WildAboutMusic, General Manager at Wild About Music, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting us! We are so glad you had such a wonderful experience while in our gallery. We know there is way too much fun to be had on 6th Street to be hauling around a bunch of new purchases. We are happy to get them shipped safely home for you. We ship everything from clothing to... More

Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We arrived downtown Austin early on a Sunday morning before anything was open. So as our walking tour began we leisurely window shopped at many of the stores. Of the numerous venues we had to choose from my husband specifically wanted to come back to "Wild About Music". After walking across the Colorado River to see the "Stevie Ray Vaughan"... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

This store has the coolest display of hand decorated guitars beautiful art work cool music themed gifts trinkets and jewellery clothing etc. It doesn't matter what type of music your into you will find something awesome here. Prices are reasonable not inexpensive staff is super friendly and helpful. The place has an authentic vibe, when I'm back in Austin I... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

It's fun to walk around this store and look at stuff, but in the end we weren't really moved to buy anything. Just a lot of stuff made in Asia, and a few nice art pieces downstairs in the gallery area. But if you really need a Beatles oven mitt or something, this is the place to go.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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159 reviews 159 reviews
137 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Has some cool unique music art and some special Texas music items. However, If I had known I would have to pay to park, I wouldn't have gone in. If you are looking for items for specific artists (I was looking for Bob Marley items), you may find a few items, but not much.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Visited Wild About Music while shopping in Austin. It's a great place to find interesting music themed gifts as well as artwork, cards and of course, insturments. Fun place to visit!

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Round Rock, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I know it's name indicates music, but the have a lot of stuff. My wife and I were on 6th Street for Halloween. We wandered in , and several hundred dollars later we walked out with some really unique clothes for me. A little expensive, but very unique.

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