Moving to Austin? You should know about The LBJ Library. Prior topics from this series on things to know if you’re a new resident to Central Texas can be read here.
The LBJ Library
The presidential library for Lyndon Baines Johnson is located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. The 36th President of the United States, LBJ grew up in Central Texas and always called the area home. The library contains over 45 million pages of documents, hundreds of thousands of photos, and hundreds of hours of recordings about LBJ and his presidency. There are several permanent exhibits and usually one temporary exhibit. It is open 9:00am to 5:00pm every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. The LBJ Library is one of three presidential libraries located in Texas. The others are George Bush at Texas A&M in College Station and George W. Bush at SMU in Dallas.