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The front desk and lobby of the UT Austin Visitors Center.

Tours for the General Public

Student-led walking tours of the Forty Acres, The University of Texas at Austin’s historic campus, are available to the general public free of charge.

A two-mile route takes visitors inside a classroom, through the LEED Gold-certified Student Activity Center and past the iconic Tower on a path that traverses its picturesque South Mall, with views of the Texas State Capitol.

Tours originate in the Visitor Center, located on the second floor of Walter Webb Hall (WWH), 405 W. 25th St. Advance registration is required.

Self-pay parking is available in the San Antonio Garage, at the corner of 25th and San Antonio streets.

Hours and Tour Times

The Visitor Center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tours for the general public are currently unavailable.

The Visitor Center is closed on university holidays.


For more information about tours or other Visitor Center services, call 512-471-1000 or email

Go to the Group Visits page.

Group Visits

Teachers, counselors, and group coordinators: it is never too early to prepare your students for college. Visiting our campus can be a great way to introduce groups of 10-100 students to life beyond high school. We encourage you to request a group visit today!