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Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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This small lovely indoor outdoor sculpture museum is a quiet lovely place to visit. Just be advised... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin, Texas

In a nice afternoon you can walk this beautiful garden in middle of awesome statues. Do not go... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
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Museum and garden dedicated to the works of American sculptor Charles Umlauf. The garden holds over 40 sculptures, framed by nature. Inside the gallery, rotating exhibits of Umlauf's more obscure pieces and other similar artists are on display...more
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605 Robert E Lee Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1453
+1 512-445-5582
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small lovely indoor outdoor sculpture museum is a quiet lovely place to visit. Just be advised that Robert E. Lee Rd has since been renamed Azie Morton Rd.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a nice afternoon you can walk this beautiful garden in middle of awesome statues. Do not go without looking at the exposition inside the building.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MeryandLeo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the Umlauf with the changing indoor gallery exhibits and the great outdoor parklike trail with beautiful sculptures and creek like fountains Great friendly and knowledgeable staff. Beautiful location for Yoga on Wednesdays and Fridays

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lunablues1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must for everyone the sculptures are set in an ideal setting with freedom to move around and see them against different back drops. Each turn gives a new view or brings into focus another statue. Unlike a museum the open grounds allow...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank C5859MRjohnr
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Small but worthy garden with works by Umlauf scattered throughout. It is a tranquil place to visit with anyone, enjoy beautiful sculptures close to the center of the city.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Willemijn I
Reviewed November 5, 2018

If you like gardens, this will be your favorite Austin spot... not for the flowers, but the light canopy of trees protecting the statues resting on the grounds. It is best appreciated with a friend who is willing to stroll leisurely, and pause frequently. Students...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kara G
Reviewed November 2, 2018

It's a beautiful place to walk for an hour or so and definitely make sure to see the video about Mr. Umlauf and his work that's in the visitors center before you head out.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank na07950
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Lovely place to visit, well laid out with good restrooms if needed and delightful and stunning sculptures in a garden layout. Most welcoming staff and I would certainly say try to get to this attraction when in Austin.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vienna1952
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We first visited the sculpture garden on the annual museum day and got to enter with no fee. I think that once a month on Tuesday night there is also free entry. This would be a beautiful wedding venue. The sculptures are all greatly influenced...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LJMK1
Reviewed October 4, 2018

This is a really beautiful place to stroll and appreciate the sculptures. They are set among nature, which only adds to the beauty of the art. We enjoyed our visit - even in the rain. Amazing work.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amy C
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June 26, 2018|
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Response from stephenfL384WT | Reviewed this property |
$5 for adults but over 60 you get in for $3. Children 12 and under get in free.
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January 27, 2018|
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Response from Bjdoliber | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely
June 6, 2017|
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Response from Cobdr | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs in the garden. I expect not.