Visit the Archives
Currently the Archives is open by appointment only. Please call or email to set up an appointment for research.
Travis County Archives
5555 Airport Boulevard, Room 507
Austin, Texas 78751
Travis County Archives Featured on "Who Do You Think You Are?"
The Travis County Archives will be featured on “Who Do You Think You Are?” this weekend. Comedian Aisha Tyler, co-host of “The Talk,” visits the Archives and learns about an ancestor who, as a politician, struggled to keep his illegitimate son a secret. “Who Do You Think You Are?” airs at 8:00 PM Sunday, April 3 on TLC.
Crossroads of Culture: Folk Art and Travis County's Cultural Heritage
This years annual History Day will focus on folk art and the cultures of Travis County. You can read more about the event on our History Day page.
The Travis County Archives has partnered with Austin Friends of Folk Art
Please visit the blog to learn more about this partnership.
The History of the Travis County Seal and Extension Service reports from 1950s
The blog currently features a short history of the Travis County Seal and newly discovered reports from the Travis County Extension Service, featuring photographs of extension service activities in the 1950s.