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History as Big as Texas - The Bullock Texas State History Museum

History as Big as Texas

Texas’s history is fascinating and vast as the state itself. So whether you’re a passionate historian or simply looking for something fun to do this weekend, attractions like The Bullock Texas State History Museum near our luxury apartments at Alexan Waterloo won’t disappoint. Not only does Texas have a rich history, but living at our luxury apartments at Alexan Waterloo puts you right in the heart of it. With easy access to some of the best historical sites and attractions in the state you’ll never be bored or here. Come see why.

The Bullock Texas State History Museum

The Bullock Texas State History Museum is one of Austin’s top-featured museums. It’s a great place to learn about the history of Texas and how Austin became its capital. The Museum features three floors full of artifacts, photos, artwork from the 1800s up to today, and two theaters, a gift shop, and a café. Best of all, it’s only a mile away from our luxury apartments, so close you can even walk there. So taking some time to explore the Bullock Museum is a great way to spend a day in Austin.

Thrilling Exhibits

The Bullock Museum has thousands of exhibits for you to explore, with several changing every season. This means that every visit is a unique experience where you can admire textiles and artwork from the indigenous tribes that first roamed the Texas plains, followed by the machinations of the French and Spanish that settled in, leading into the iconic War of Independence in 1821 where Texas became its own territory. So there’s always something interesting to explore.

Immerse Yourself

If you’re looking to immerse yourself in everything the Museum offers, you can check out the Texas Spirit Theater and IMAX Theater. Both feature great documentaries and theatrical releases that are sure to educate and entertain. And after working up an appetite, be sure to swing by the Texas Star Café for a bite to eat. Don’t forget to grab a souvenir from the gift shop before you go! 

Find history as big as Texas at The Bullock Texas State History Museum when you live at Alexan Waterloo. Endless Austin adventures and premium luxury awaits.