Tour the District

Tours of the District are an opportunity to learn of the rich history of black life in Central East Austin. Tour historic cemeteries, Huston Tillotson University, The George Carver Museum and Cultural Center, The Victory Grill, the home where former Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall stayed while he prepared for arguments in the historic Heman Sweat case against the University of Texas, and much more.

In order to book a tour, please contact us two weeks in advance to coordinate or email us at: At this time we can only accommodate tours of 5 or more.

All tours are customized and cost: $45/per person for walking tours and $70/per person for driving tours. Students are $10 off. Standard tour times are either 10am and 2pm.

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The great work of Six Square is made possible through volunteer support. If you would like to contribute to a growing organization dedicated to preserving and celebrating the cultural legacy of African Americans, become a volunteer or intern.

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Become a Legacy Builder/Donate

We have a number of opportunities for you to donate to Six Square. Consider being involved in giving with intention to preserve the legacy of the Black Cultural Arts District of Austin.

An ongoing financial commitment ensures that we get to make our mission a reality each and every day for creatives, entrepreneurs, film makers, poets, sculptures, dancers, DJs, songwriters, musicians, and the list goes on and on! A gift to us says that you are deeply committed to the long-term sustainability of Six Square.

If an ongoing gift is not a fit for you, please consider a one time financial donation. If you are interested in making other types of philanthropic gifts, Contact us today and we’ll be glad to share with you how you can arrange a Legacy Gift or other charitable gift to Six Square.

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