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Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

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1 University Sta Stop D1100, Sid Richardson Hall 2.101, Austin, TX 78712-0335
+1 512-495-4515
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Deserves a higher ranking than its current #232 out of 326 attractions in Austin

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History has been up to the middle of 2017 a research archive... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
ciscokid23
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Coral Gables, Florida
Interesting Current Exhibit....

This is a smaller history center adjacent to the LBJ Library. Worth a look. Has an interesting... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Joe B
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Aug 21, 2017
“Deserves a higher ranking than its current #232 out of 326 attractions in Austin”
Apr 13, 2017
“Interesting Current Exhibit....”
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1 University Sta Stop D1100, Sid Richardson Hall 2.101, Austin, TX 78712-0335
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History has been up to the middle of 2017 a research archive. It has, however, been reconfigured to include museum galleries with exhibits drawn primarily from its collections. As of this writing (August 2017), there are two excellent exhibits....More

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Reviewed April 13, 2017

This is a smaller history center adjacent to the LBJ Library. Worth a look. Has an interesting current history about Black Americans in early US history. Also has a research library. Friendly, helpful staff.

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Reviewed September 10, 2014

Reading room does not have free WiFi; I think it is the only research facility I have ever used that did not!

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Reviewed July 3, 2014

I thought the Briscoe Center would have a lot to see. That is not the case. The have 1 rotating exhibit that takes about 20 minutes to go through. It is mainly a place to do research work on American History. It is right near...More

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