Masterpiece of Romance: Date Ideas for Art Lovers in Austin

Do you and/or your sweetheart have an affinity for art? If so, we know some great romantic spots for your next date. These romantic spots are sure to make your heart skip a brushstroke. Here are five romantic spots for art lovers in Austin.

1) Blanton Museum of Art~ Brilliance at the Blanton

Art enthusiasts are sure to have a great time on a date to the Blanton Museum of Art. The Blanton is home to one of the largest public art collections in Central Texas with over 21,000 different pieces. Come enjoy the beautiful paintings, sketches, sculptures and more at The Blanton.

2) Wonderspaces Austin~ Interactive Art Immersion

At Wonderspaces Austin, you will be blown away as you enter an immersive, interactive, art experience. The pieces at Wonderspaces are often larger than life and beckon you to interact with the art. This is no ordinary art gallery, this is an extraordinary art experience. 

Umlauf Sculpture Garden at Night3) Umlauf Sculpture Garden~ Spectacular Sculptures

At the Umlauf Sculpture Garden + Museum, couples can admire the works of artist Charles Umlauf. Umlauf’s drawings and sculptures are quite captivating and inspiring. Couples can stroll the the museum and/or gardens to take in all the gorgeous art pieces.

4) Laguna Gloria~ Amazing Outdoor Artworks

At The Contemporary Austin- Laguna Gloria, you will find an incredible collection of awe-inspiring sculptures. Laguna Gloria is a “Museum without Walls” that spans fourteen acres of lakeside gardens. Couples are encouraged to stroll through the gardens, hand in hand, taking in the beauty of both nature and the art. 

5) Austin Art Walk~ Authentic Austin Street Art

Join Austin Art Walk for a walking tour of some of Austin’s awesome street art. The 1.2 mile walking tour of East Austin is an incredible experience. You will learn all about Austin’s street art scene and get to take in some truly iconic Austin street art. The street art will leave you mesmerized and inspired.

No matter what type of art you like best, Austin’s art scene is all encompassing. Whether you are looking for a traditional art museum or an interactive art experience or a tour devoted to street art, you are sure to have a great date exploring the awesome art in Austin.

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