Hours, Parking, and Directions

Everything you need to know about when and where.

Hours 

Monday - Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

The Museum is closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Day, and New Year's Day.

The IMAX® Theatre and the Spirit Theater are open during regular Museum hours with extended hours during select evenings and holidays. Information and tickets here.

Parking and Directions

The entrance to the Bullock Museum's parking garage is located on 18th Street, on the south side of the Museum. The fee is $8.00 for full-day parking. Re-entry and overnight parking are not permitted. A parking attendant is present until 5 p.m. to assist visitors.

Parking during University of Texas home football games is $20. Parking passes and vouchers are not valid on game days. Click here for more information on the UT football schedule. Museum visitors may experience travel delays on game days.

Please note: The Bullock Museum does not own or maintain the parking area directly across the street from the Museum.

Street Map of the location for the Bullock Texas State History Museum: 1800 Congress

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Austin B-Cycle Station 

One of Austin B-Cycle's 40 downtown stations is located right across the street from the Museum. Get a bike here 24/7. It's a great way to travel from point A to point B.  

For more information on how the cycle network works, how much it costs, and other station locations, visit Austin B-Cycle.

Public Transportation

For the most current information on schedules and fares, please visit Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority at www.capmetro.org.

Buses in the immediate vicinity:

  • 142 Metric Flyer
  • 103 Manchaca Flyer
  • 110 South Central Flyer
  • 464 MLK Jr/Capitol

Routes stopping within two blocks of the Museum:
1, 2, 5, 7, 18, 19, 111, 127, 171, 481, 935, 982, 985, 987, and 990

Via MetroRapid:
801

Via MetroRail:
Redline to MLK Jr Station to 464 MLK Jr/Capitol Connector