Local Austin, TX spots written as emojis

Lady Bird Lake
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We recently asked you to describe your favorite place in Austin using just emojis. To make it a little more interesting, we put together this short quiz of different local spots in emoji form. Can you guess them all?

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  1. ๐Ÿž ๐Ÿฆ ๐ŸŒŠย 
  2. ๐Ÿค˜ ๐Ÿ’กย 
  3. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ›๏ธย 
  4. ๐Ÿ’ฆ ๐ŸŒณย 
  5. ๐Ÿจ ๐Ÿ‘ปย 
  6. โ˜€๏ธ ๐ŸŒปย 
  7. ๐Ÿž ๐Ÿฆ ๐ŸŒธ
  8. ๐ŸŽจ ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ
  9. ๐Ÿ—ผ โš™๏ธ โ›“๏ธ
  10. ๐Ÿ‘๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿ“ธ

ANSWER KEY

  1. Lady Bird Lake โ€” The popular lake located in the middle of Austin is actually a reservoir, which is a dammed section of the Colorado River.
  2. UT Tower โ€” Depending on the occasion, the UT Tower is lit for all Austinites to see.
  3. Texas Capitol โ€” Our stateโ€™s capitol building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970 + designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1986.
  4. Waterloo Greenway โ€” This 1.5-mile park system offers unique greenspace in Austin.
  5. Driskill Hotel โ€” Some say this is the most haunted place in Texas.
  6. Muellerโ€™s SunFlowers โ€” These 15 SunFlowers generate energy used for lighting at night, and are made of solar cells, steel, and plant material.
  7. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center โ€” Founded by Lady Bird Johnson and Helen Hayes as the National Wildflower Research Center in 1982, this center features ~900 species of native plants.
  8. Blanton Museum โ€” This museum was founded in 1963 and holds the largest public artย  collection in Central Texas, with ~21,000 objects.
  9. Cathedral of Junk โ€” Created by local Vince Hanneman, this odd site in Vinceโ€™s backyard was first constructed in 1988.
  10. โ€œI Love You So Muchโ€ mural โ€” This work of art is one of the most popular murals in Austin, and we love it so much.