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South Austin Museum of Popular Culture

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Free museum that accepts donations. If you like music, you'll enjoy the displays here. The lady... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
mommycat2014
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Huntsville
Given the rate at which South Lamar is being razed to build condos, you might want to see this one right away

The museum is primarily devoted to Austin musicians of the 1960s and 1970s. They have created an... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
capitollover
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Austin, Texas
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19 Jun 2018
“Hidden gem”
17 Sep 2017
“Given the rate at which South Lamar is being razed to build condos, you might want to see this one right away”
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The South Austin Popular Culture Center (SouthPop) collects, conserves, and exhibits vintage posters and live music ephemera from the 1960s through today to educate future generations on the rich and unique culture that makes Austin the Live Music...more
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1516B S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-2923
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Free museum that accepts donations. If you like music, you'll enjoy the displays here. The lady working was very informative and friendly. It's small, but worth stopping here.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The museum is primarily devoted to Austin musicians of the 1960s and 1970s. They have created an exhibit "50 Over 50" that is an oral history of aging local artists. Too many of them have died before they could tell their own story (Guy Clark,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank capitollover
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A bucket list must! Such a wide variety a shops and food. You can get a little taste of everything or a meal to share. Something for everyone!!!!

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is one of the last remaining bastion of art and a soulful reminder that Austin is a hub for artists. It's a must see. Nothing like walking down Famous Writers of Texas hall of fame, or enjoying cars encrusted with rubber ducks and rhinestones....More

Date of experience: November 2014
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