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Event Details

Congress Avenue Architecture Audio Tour by AIA Austin

Ongoing Event

Repeats every day until Sun Sep 10 2017 . Friday

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Congress Ave., Austin - tour starts outside Texas State Capitol
Free, Art/Culture, Outdoor
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Take an audio tour of Congress Avenue right on your smartphone. Download the free Geotourist app on iTunes or Google Play stores to access the tour.

Created for the Austin Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, the GPS-guided audio tour celebrates the architectural heritage of the city's main thoroughfare, now a hip destination with eclectic shops, restaurants, music venues, art galleries and boutique hotels.

The tour starts at the Texas State Capitol, continues down to the Contemporary Austin, the city’s museum of art. After a stop at the Paramount Theater the tour crosses the Colorado River to SoCo to visit iconic and contemporary boutique hotels. The tour features award winning renovations by architecture firms that are members of the AIA.