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Travel to the Department of Astronomy

The Dept of Astronomy and the Austin offices of McDonald Observatory are located on the 15th floor of the Physics, Math and Astronomy Building (PMA), at 2511 Speedway, on the southeast corner of Speedway and W. Dean Keaton St. --Detail


Open street parking, while available, is in high demand. The University encourages visitors to park in one of the nine garages on campus.


Guests of the department can receive a discount by booking their stay through the department's travel office. The establishments we use most frequently are listed here. See also, the map at right.


University of Texas Shuttle and Austin public transporation schedules can be found at the Capital Metro website.

Capital Metro

By air, Austin is served by

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Austin Area


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