While we continue to safely practice social distancing, enoy exhibits and special collections without leaving our apartments in Austin! Local museums currently offer virtual tours and exhibits that can be accessed on any platform from just about anywhere. Explore these three Austin museums with virtual tours and other online resources.
Blanton Museum of Art
Enjoy the wonder of art from Austin’s Blanton Museum of Art. With an online presence as active as ever, you can take a walk through the galleries. You can also learn some art history on Blanton’s 360 Virtual Tours page. Spend hours perusing through Blanton’s permanent collections from around the world and the local area.
Austin History Center
Spend the day learning about Austin’s history on the Austin History Center’s website. The online collection contains various forms of artifacts. From images to maps and tapestries, you can become your very own researcher! Austin History Center also offers a variety of online exhibits that takes you from Austin’s beginning to recent events.
Harry Ransom Center
At the Harry Ransom Center, you can immerse yourself in the worlds of literature, art, history, and more. The website offers a large online collection to peruse in your free time. They also provide a Visit from Home section, which showcases videos, images, and tours within the museum. The website also includes a nice bookstore where you can continue your learning.
After you virtually explore these museums in Austin, check out more ways to learn about history from home. If you’re looking for apartments in Austin, contact us to learn more about our features and amenities or to schedule a virtual tour.Back to all posts