Activities & Resources
Zilker Park551in Austin, TX 78704
about Zilker Park:
Other park possibilities include paddling a canoe down Barton Creek (for rentals, call 512.478.3852) and swimming in Barton Springs Pool, a natural spring-fed pool.
The park is also home to the Zilker Botanical Gardens, the Austin Nature and Science Center, the Zilker Hillside Theatre (which hosts concerts ranging from Jazz to Country and is the site of the Zilker Summer Musical and Shakespeare in the Park), and the Austin Sunshine Camp. The Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum is located at the south end of the park.
A parking fee is charged on the weekends and for most special events.