Fodor's Expert Review The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center

Central Austin, Downtown, and Capitol Area Arts Centers

Along the banks of Lady Bird Lake, this cultural arts center is a celebration of latino heritage that blends a variety of theater, music, dance, literature, and culinary traditions into workshops, live performances, and educational classes to help foster a cultural foundation throughout Austin. On the last Tuesday of every month, there is a free screening of films from the Golden Era of Mexico's cinema in its main auditorium. The building houses two art galleries with free admission (closed Sunday).

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600 River St.
Austin, Texas  78701, USA

512-974–3772

austintexas.gov/esbmacc

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