There’s A Little Known Unique Museum In Austin… And It’s Truly Fascinating

Elisabet Ney has been keeping Austin weird since 1872, and there’s no better place to learn about her unique history than at the Elisabet Ney Museum in Hyde Park. A German sculpture and innovative artist, Ney moved to Austin at the age of 39. In addition to her stunning artwork, Ney championed Austin’s art scene and helped launch the blooming creativity that is still here today. Take a tour through her former home and art studio! This little known unique museum in Austin is truly fascinating.

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