Downtown Austin Tour

Let’s Start Walking!

Ready to feel like a local on our Downtown Austin Tour? As the state capitol, Austin is a diverse city with rich history and culture, not to mention world-renowned entertainment! From the Capitol to the luxurious Driskill Hotel, this tour is great for visitors looking to learn more about this unique city deep in the heart of Texas. Learn about the history of Austin as we walk through downtown. 

When

Friday, October 7th, 9:30-11:00am

Saturday, October 8th, 9:30-11:00am

Sunday, October 9th, 9:30-11:00am

*Sorry, no Downtown Tours October 14 & 15*

Sunday, October 16th, 9:30-11:00am

Friday, October 21st, 10:00-11:30am

Saturday, October 22nd, 10:00-11:30am

Sunday, October 23rd, 10:00-11:30am

Public tour schedules are released 2-3 weeks in advance during the free tour season, September through May. No reservations are required, just show up! Don’t see a time that works for you? Private tours are also available! Email Laura to set up a private tour.

Where?

Texas State Capitol 1100 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

Inside the Capitol Grounds, at the benches just outside the South entrance of the building. 

Ending Location

Driskill Hotel 604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701

Details

Meet at the benches on the Great Walk just outside the South entrance of the Capitol building, near the Heroes of the Alamo monument. Inside the grounds, right in front of the building. Look for a guide in a green Tipster shirt.

Parking Recommendation: Capitol Visitors Center Parking, first two hours free (unless it’s close to UT Football or event time).

  

Questions?

Check out our FAQ.

Other questions? Email Laura!

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