The Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum is a non-profit organization founded around the work of American sculptor Charles Umlauf. Our work is dedicated to providing educational experiences that encourage the understanding and appreciation of sculpture.
Founded in 1986 as Austin's first professional opera company, Austin Lyric Opera has rapidly grown to become a major cultural asset for the Central Texas region. The company's productions fuse major international artists, directors and designers with the best rising young American talent to produce opera that has won acclaim locally, nationally and internationally.
The Austin Shakespeare Festival presents professional theatre of the highest artistic quality with an emphasis on the plays of William Shakespeare. Austin Shakespeare Festival seeks to bring before the public performances that are fresh, bold, imaginative, thought-provoking, and eminently accessible, that both entertain and stimulate, while remaining true to the integrity of the plays and the author.
The Austin Shakespeare Festival is dedicated to maintaining our history of providing outdoor Shakespeare, free of charge, to all members of the public, and to supporting cultural diversity in all aspects of the Festival's activities.
The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum is one of ten presidential libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. The library houses forty million pages of historical documents which include the papers from the entire public career of Lyndon Baines Johnson and also from those of close associates. These papers and the vast administrative files from the presidency are used primarily by scholars.
The museum provides year-round public viewing of its permanent historical and cultural exhibits. Special activities and exhibits are sponsored privately by the Friends of the LBJ Library and its parent organization, the LBJ Foundation.