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12 Aug 2018
“Don't go out of your way”
17 Jun 2018
“Appreciate a good artist!”
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310 West Willie Nelson Boulevard, Austin, TX 78701-4609
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

It's cool to see in passing or if you happen to be in the area but it is nothing to go out of your way for. It does sit across from an amazing cafe so I recommend you visit that place!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TirzahD
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a good place to stop, aside from the statue, there’s a nice coffee shop beside the statue so I guess we can appreciate it better by sipping a nice coffee al fresco!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank felixa455
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Busy road with nowhere to park to take a picture. Family let me out to take pictures and quickly go back into the car.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 915kristyw
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a statue of Willie Nelson. There’s a plaque explaining why Willie? Stop on your way to see the bats on Congress Avenue bridge but don’t make any more effort than that.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Not much to say but it’s a nice statue. It’s on the corner and you can’t miss it. There is a plaque on the wall behind it. Read it but didn’t find it very informative about the man himself.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank julierL3387QP
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Austin and Willie Nelson go together. This statue is very well done and should be seen if in the area.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank JALToronto
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We included this on our self-created roadside attraction tour of Austin (murals, statues, etc.), and ended up just doing a slow drive-by since there wasn't any parking in the immediate area and ultimately it didn't look like it was worth stopping for. Was still worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jason G
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I really liked it. I read somewhere people think it doesn't look much like him, but we are talking about a man with a career than spans 60+ years. How can any work of art provide a realistic image when our looks change dramatically in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I'm a huge Willie fan & was disappointed in the statue. A nice statue, but it didn't look like him. My experience at the Moody Theater was fantastic though & I will definitely be going back. Maybe the statue will grow on me.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MoFuse
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting statue in Austin that allows for a great photo op but they had started hating it off getting ready for a concert tonight. But we were still able to see him!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lindas286
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