Dive deeper into the life and work of Charles Umlauf with a docent-led tour of the museum and garden!
The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden + Museum uses its collection of more than 200 sculptures, paintings, and drawings by 20th century American sculptor Charles Umlauf as a teaching tool to encourage the understanding and appreciation of sculpture. We offer many opportunities for all to enjoy the plentiful riches in the Garden.
Admission to the UMLAUF includes a self-guided sculpture tour, and docent-led tours take place the third Saturday of every month.
Unable to make it to the Garden in person? Take a virtual tour of the garden below!
Join us on the third Saturday of every month at 12pm for a docent-led tour through the Garden. Our highly trained docents will lead small groups through the UMLAUF, creating a unique and memorable experience rich in history. The tours are free with admission and registration is not required. Come see the Garden from a whole new perspective!
Upcoming Docent-led tour:
January 16th, 2021
The UMLAUF provides guided tours to public, private, and independent schools, serving 4,000 AISD students annually. We also provide free tours and admission to all Austin public school groups, as well as transportation assistance through bus reimbursements to Austin Independent School District. School groups located outside AISD may call or email for information regarding admission fee waivers. Please schedule your tour at least three weeks in advance.
While the UMLAUF continues to monitor Garden capacity due to COVID-19, we are offering Pod Tours for small groups. Please contact our Director of Programs for more information and to book a tour.
Thanks to a conservation process that involves regular washing and waxing, the UMLAUF houses the largest collection of touchable bronze sculptures in Texas. Our Touch Tours offer unique opportunities for the visually impaired and other kinesthetic learners to formally engage with the subject matter and materials employed by Charles Umlauf.
The UMLAUF orientation video is available with captions for the hearing impaired.
The UMLAUF provides sculpture guides and docent-led tours for Spanish-speaking visitors.
For more information or to schedule a tour click, email us at , or call 512-445-5582, ext. 101.