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Blanton Museum of Art

The Blanton Museum of Art is a world-class art museum with a vast collection of artworks. Its collection includes works from Latin America, modern art, and Old Master paintings. It also has a large collection of drawings and prints. Founded in 1963, the museum is the largest public art collection in Central Texas. As the only collecting museum in Austin, it regularly hosts traveling and temporary exhibitions. The Blanton Museum of Art is located at 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78712.

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Located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, the Blanton Museum of Art features rotating exhibitions and a permanent collection. Its lobby features a massive sea creature suspended on a thread. The museum is also known for its collection of early American art, such as the band of horses stampeding the frontier. The infamous Satan Raising Angels is not on display at the time of this review, but the permanent collection offers a fascinating glimpse into early American history.

The Blanton Museum of Art is a two-story building that features American and European art. The museum is free and open to the public Tuesday through Friday. On Thursdays, it stays open until 9 p.m. It is closed on Mondays and on university holidays. Parking is free and the museum is open Wed, Thur, Fri, and Saturday from 10 am to 9 pm.

The Blanton Museum of Art is a perfect size for a quick visit. With over 1,600 works of art on display, there’s something for everyone. Whether you’re interested in modern or classical works, there are plenty of pieces to keep you occupied for a few hours. The museum provides lockers for visitors. The museum is currently under renovation but should be complete by 2023.

In addition to displaying twentieth century and contemporary art exhibits, the Blanton has an art store with jewelry and objects. This museum is committed to the cultural enrichment of the region. Its Mexic-Arte Museum displays Mexican and Latino artwork and is a major center for Latino art.

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There are tours offered every day of the week. The tours last 45 minutes. The museum is free to visit. It is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm and on Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm. It is recommended that you visit the museum during its opening hours. You can also take a look at its art collections, which are frequently updated with new works.

The Blanton Museum of Art is located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, close to downtown Austin. In addition to its collections, the museum also houses the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum, which showcases the history of African churches in the Austin area. A former slave preacher, Fontaine established several churches in Travis County and also operated a number of other enterprises. The museum also features curated collections of philosophical and scientific curiosities.