Bullock Texas History Museum




Established a few blocks from the Texas Capitol building on Congress Avenue, the Bullock Texas History Museum serves as a captivating wedding and reception venue within downtown Austin. A three story museum that tells the history of Texas, this venue creatively utilizes three unique spaces to serve your party size. Located on the ground floor, the Grand Lobby includes a Texas sized dance floor, rounded archways, and accent lighting for a romantic glow. Up the stairs one level is the Second Floor Lobby, a flexible open space best suited for intimate ceremonies with your closest loved ones. On the top floor of this venue is the Third Floor Austin Room, which offers a city view and features high ceilings, modern furnishings, and ample space for celebrating into the night. Focused around a stunning central stairwell, all three spaces within this venue are easily customized to suit your wedding vision. If you pictured an upscale event with an urban vibe, allow the Bullock Texas History Museum to take care of your nuptial needs.

Venue Style

Museum/Gallery, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 450 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 450 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 450 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 450 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 3:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $4,500 for ceremony and reception and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $300/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Bullock Texas History Museum is estimated at between $9,442 and $19,022 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight