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Texas Memorial Museum

2400 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78705, USA

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About Texas Memorial Museum

The Texas Memorial Museum, located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas.  Its focus is on natural history, including paleontology, geology, biology, herpetology, ichthyology, and entomology. At one point, the museum also had exhibits on Texas history, anthropology, geography, and ethnography, but these were relocated to other museum in 2001.


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Blanton Museum of Art0.86km from Texas Memorial Museum

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Bullock Texas State History Museum0.97km from Texas Memorial Museum

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Travis County23 attractions

It was the fifth most populous county in Texas. The county was established in 1840 and is named in honor of William Barret Travis, the commander of the Republic of Texas forces at the Battle of the Alamo.