If you're looking for a beautiful background to boast the sights of Austin on your Insta, here are some of the most Instagram-worthy places in town:

Classic Murals

Jo's Hot Coffee Good Food

At the South Congress location of Jo's which opened in 1999, you'll find the famous and Instagram-able "I love you so much" mural on the side of the building. Stop in and grab a coffee and then snap a photo in front of the iconic mural! 

Greetings From Austin Mural

How can you be in Austin and not grab a photo with the famous "Greetings From Austin" Mural? This retro postcard-style wall mural is one of the most popular spots to post from in the city. 

Water Views

Lady Bird Lake

A famous and iconic staple of the city, Lady Bird Lake is a beautiful spot that boasts stunning views of the Austin city skyline. 

Barton Springs Pool

Head to Barton Springs, get in an inner tube, grab a drink and enjoy the relaxing and Insta-worthy views of this giant pool with your pals!


UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum

Take a museum day and you will find the stunning views and sculptures at UMLAUF make for very Instagram-able photographs. With tons of events going on from UMLAUF After Dark to Yoga in the Garden, there are plenty of opportunities to get a picture of the beautiful compound.

Blanton Museum of Art

If you head to Blanton Museum of Art, among the breathtaking views and art of the property's rotating and permanent exhibits, one of the most visually stunning is Ellsworth Kelly's Austin. The design concept of this 2,715-square-foot stone building with stunning colored glass windows was gifted to the Museum by the artist.

Whole Foods Market ATX Sculpture

Located at the Lamar Boulevard Whole Foods, the ATX Sculpture was created by a 30-year-old local Austin art company, Ion Art. The lowercase, rainbow serif font "ATX" stands for Austin, Texas and is a beautiful spot to take pictures.

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