Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Blanton Museum of Art and more Lady Bird Lake, Austin

Downtown, on the UT campus, we enjoyed the Blanton Museum.  It houses a very nice Renaissance collection and modern art is always fun:


This entire hall is a work of art in blue and whit acrylic



 View of the capitol building from the museum:

 We have now covered every inch of trail around Lady Bird Lake and have certainly had some nice walks and enjoyed the sights.  It is a shame about the amount of garbage in the lake but we did see a volunteer organization down there doing is best to help alleviate the ongoing issue with resource help from the city:





 A low water dam crosses the east end of the lake:

 Tis the season!







Congress Bridge, the largest urban bat colony (over a million)lives under this bridge in the summertime! 



Hops and Grain brewery and beer samples after a walk!

2 comments:

  1. Love the sleigh on the water!

    I see breweries in our future... ;-)

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  2. There were a few fishermen out there that day dressed as Santa. Fun!.....No end to new brews!!!!

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