As the Live Music Capital of the World®, Austin sways to the strum of its own guitar. It is the state Capital, home of the University of Texas and
gateway to the beautiful Texas Hill Country. Austin offers urban hiking trails, legendary barbecue and farm-to-table cuisine
The city has more than 250 live music venues where on any given night the sounds of rock, country, indie and Tejano music echo throughout the streets.
Years ago when people talked about Austin they would quickly mention the music. But that's just the beginning of what they're saying these days.
Austin is also home to a wonderful ballet, world-class museums, one-of-a-kind shopping and beautiful outdoor spaces.
Find places to eat in Austin and experience unique eateries serving up Tex-Mex, BBQ, breakfast tacos and more. From James Beard Award-winning eateries
to the best dives in Austin, discover tons of places to eat in Austin.
The Austin Visitors Center is located at 602 E. Fourth St. Stop by to pick up free maps and brochures and enjoy complimentary WiFi, clean restrooms, media wall and a
cell phone recharge station in the lounge.
Request a free copy of the Austin Visitors Guide or view the guide online.