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Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue

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This bronze statue commemorates the life and music of singer/songwriter Stevie Ray Vaughan.
Riverside Drive & South First Street, Adjacent to Auditorium Shores, Austin, TX
South Austin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was fun hitting the trail and finding the statue. I took a few pictures and found the plaque behind the statue.

Thank Misty H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very easy walk to the statue through a riverside park. Austin city skyline in the background makes for a nice photo.

Thank PacoToonces
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What incredible history. Came here during a night time photography course . Take a camera and use a flash at night. It’s a haunting image with the city behind you. You might want to come in evening because day here in summer is way too...More

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk along the Colorado River to see the awesome Stevie Ray Vaughn statue. Be aware that the mapping function in TripAdvisor is way off. It shows the statue near the bridge, but it is actually about 300 feet west of there. I needed Google...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Short Hike bypassing a lot of joggers, shirtless men and dog walkers (some dogs off leash!) The statue is not that big and waterway is not that clean to be awed by. Stevie Ray Vaughan was a resident of Austin in 1972. It's fun to...More

Thank Ramona I
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This iconic statue of one of Austin's most famous sons is a must see when visiting the capital city. If you are adding the walk by at night, bring a freaking flash light..last time I was there, it was bathed in...darkness. What the .__________ Yes,...More

Thank drsxr1
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Always a must-see in Austin. Take a picture with one of the greatest guitar players in music history.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed July 31, 2018

So if you haven't a clue who he is, then it just a statue but for a music fan, it was really cool to take a photo next to it.

Thank Judith J
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Easy walk and a great place to visit if you love SRV. One of the many sites to take in and learn about Austin's music scene.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed July 25, 2018

My wife’s favorite part of vacation... beware maybe a bit scatchy at night .the statue is not lite at night

Thank Scott C
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September 4, 2017|
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Response from coagula | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the Hyatt Regency and it was within walking distance to the hotel. There is a beautiful park to walk as well.
June 15, 2017|
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Response from chrisw7 | Reviewed this property |
Try 900 riverside drive.that is listed as auditorium shore park. Check google map for trail to statue from parking area.