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LBJ Presidential Library

LBJ Presidential Library
2313 Red River Street
Austin TX 78705
The LBJ Presidential Library (Lyndon Baines Johnson) at the University of Texas at Austin highlights the good, the bad and the ugly of the LBJ administration, leaving no stone unturned in its presentation of LBJ's groundbreaking pieces of legislation. The Library houses hundreds of documents, photos, recordings and objects from stamps, to art, to personal clothing. The permanent exhibits are informative and engaging, such as "Civil Rights" and "The Legacy Gallery," detailing the impact of LBJ's "Great Society." The Library is quite large and full of interesting things to see, so plan to spend at least a few hours there should you wish to explore the majority of the Library.
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Yelp Reviews
I really enjoyed this museum and was blown away by how much significant legislation LBJ passed during his tenure as US President from the Civil Rights Act...
159 reviews
Street parking / meter parking all around the Capitol . Beautiful grounds that are well maintained. Free to go inside . They do offer tours throughout the...
361 reviews
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