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Museum of The Weird, Austin

#10 of 26 in Museums in Austin
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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Monsters, zombies, mummies, shrunken heads & the fiji mermaid await you at the Museum of the Weird! Great fun for the entire family!

SEE wax figures of famous monsters like The Creature, Phantom of the Opera, Dracula, Frankenstein -- we even have a life-size King Kong you can take your picture with! All in the newly opened SFANTHOR'S CHAMBER OF HORRORS!

Explore the mysterious and the unexplained! Our Texas Bigfoot exhibit showcases plaster casts, photos, and a life-size Bigfoot!

SEE the long-lost but rediscovered MINNESOTA ICEMAN!

SEE our daily live sideshow performances!

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  • Cool place for interesting facts...... or are they??? It’s still nice they have something to keep you with an open mind with the “weirds” of the world. We grabbed some nice souvenirs at the end. They....  more »
  • Nice staff and cool and weird stuff. I went the other day with my boyfriend and we both enjoyed it. It is a little creepy but still very neat. It’s a pretty small museum but I think it’s well priced for the stuff they have there. If you’re into weird and creepy things, definitely take a trip to this place, you won’t regret it.
  • Odd little tourist attraction. Staff was super friendly, and pointed out a number of items easily overlooked in the packed space. Sideshow was brief but entertaining. Gift shop had interesting items as well. Highly recommended for those into curiosities.

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