We didn't make an appointment, so we just got to see this tower of junk from the street. It was worth the trip because we live within 2 miles of this place, and it definitely is "keeping Austin weird". But, I wouldn't drive 15 miles to see it. It is basically a tall (2 story) tower of anything and everything.... 更多
I appreciate that places like this exist to make the world a more colorful place, but this was really not worth a trip. Unless you have a particular interest in found art/homespun weirdness, there isn't a lot going on here. Thanks to the homeowner/artist for sharing his contributions - I applaud the effort and intent. But future travelers should keep... 更多
Nobody keeps Austin weird like Vince Hanneman who built this amazing dreamscape in his backyard. All made out of castoff junk and surrounded by lush vegation like passion vines and trees. I was a little worried that things weren't safe enough but when I tried to shake the steps, for example, they felt perfectly secure and I did, in fact,... 更多
The place was in the backyard of this house. He was nice and his dogs were also nice. There was a $10 "donation." I got my legs bit to high hell! Should of worn bug spray that he offered!!! Seemed like a lot of randomness and I didn't get it. But for those of you that want to check it... 更多
The Cathedral of Junk is a must see. It doesn't seem so large when you first walk up, but the structure is actually quite massive. Its very impressive, and the longer you look the more oddities you find in the "junk". A 10$ donation is encouraged and visitors must call ahead if they wish to see it.
We took our grandkids to see this eclectic mix of junk and art and they loved it. This man's entire back yard is a cathedral of junk, put together in an interesting and adventurous way. Was recently told that you have to make an appointment now due to the high volume of traffic. Be sure to look it up and... 更多
It's so cool! Definitely Austin style. Weird and wonderful You have to call and speak to him to get an appointment. The man who built it in his back yard. He is super sweet and helpful. We called and got our appointment the same day.