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Bremond Block

700 Guadalupe to 900 San Antonio streets, Between Seventh and Eighth, Austin, TX
+1 512-478-0098
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A compound of elaborately decorated 19th century homes.
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good76%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 May 2017
“Quick architecture tour”
14 Mar 2016
“Worth a Walk Around”
700 Guadalupe to 900 San Antonio streets, Between Seventh and Eighth, Austin, TX
+1 512-478-0098
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful houses around a conveniently located block in downtown Austin near the capitol. Only need to pay for metered parking. Slightly unfortunate that these are now all businesses

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I am a huge fan of architecture so upon planning my trip to Austin I knew that I was going to have to make it over to Bremond Block. I was a little disappointed, I guess I was expecting something more, but it truly is...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 17 April 2015

The Bremond Block is located a few blocks south of the Travis County Courthouse. The area consists of a square block with homes of various styles of architecture once owned by members of the Bremond family. Some were designed and built by the same architect...More

2  Thank NTSU1975
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Parking is a bit tricky and there was lots of road work going on, but we did finally find a parking space. Walked around a few blocks and found some amazing homes. Had fun taking photographs. So happy they were able to preserve this area...More

Thank Gena C
Reviewed 15 May 2013

We were walking on 6th street and looked over and saw a big "fancy" house so we thought we'd check it out. We were pleasantly surprised by the historical architecture. The plaque explaining the houses was nice. It only takes 15 or so minutes to...More

4  Thank RoxieF72
Reviewed 3 May 2013

Frankly, I was a little disappointed by the Bremond Block. The houses are nicely kept and beautiful to look out. However, this quick walk around the block only provided me about 15 minutes of entertainment. It took me longer to get there on the bus...More

Thank SunshineGirl2929
Reviewed 6 July 2010

If you are interested in architecture, definitely worth a stop. Parking on street and easy to walk around block to view all structures. Neighborhood is inviting. Gorgeous old oak trees can be viewed, too.

4  Thank Corusc80
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