November & December
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Illuminating 16 acres in the Arboretum at the Wildflower Center, Field of Light is a stunning display of 28,000 stemmed spheres that are subtly lit by solar-powered fiber-optics. The exhibition beautifully showcases the intersection of art, technology and nature.

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After arriving, guests may enjoy the exhibition for as long as they like!
VIP Experience
VIP guests may enter Field of Light through their dedicated entrance lane at any time and stay for as long as they’d like. VIP includes access to preferred on-site parking, an elevated viewing deck with sweeping views of the installation, and dedicated restrooms. Food and drinks from local vendors will be available for purchase. VIP ticket holders may also access all the General Admission areas. A Child General Admission ticket does not grant access into VIP. All VIP guests above the age of 3 must purchase a VIP ticket.
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$80
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General Admission
Your General Admission ticket gives you entry to Field of Light plus access to off-site parking with a free shuttle to/from the venue. Food and drinks from local vendors are available for purchase. Patrons must enter during their designated time slot but can enjoy the exhibition for as long as they’d like.

STUDENT & TEACHER NIGHT:
Starting in October, students and teachers can purchase a Field of Light ticket for $30, and must present a valid school ID upon entry. This offer is valid for the first Thursday and Sunday of every month beginning in October!
starting at
$41
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Child Admission
Guests ages 4-10 will need a Child General Admission ticket to enjoy Field of Light. A Child General Admission ticket does not grant access into VIP. All VIP guests above the age of 3 must purchase a VIP ticket. Children 3 years old and under may enter for free with a ticketed adult.
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$20
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“Austin is such a unique destination that embodies many of the core values of this installation. My hope is that the Field of Light  installation will inspire visitors to contemplate a kinder and more connected world . The Wildflower Center is the ideal venue for this exhibition simply because it brings people, art and nature together.“

– Bruce Munro

About The Venue

The University of Texas at Austin Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center was founded by Lady Bird Johnson and Helen Hayes as the National Wildflower Research Center in 1982 and later renamed the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in 1997. The Center is the state botanic garden and arboretum and welcomes more than 230,000 people into its gardens annually. It carries out its mission to inspire the use and conservation of native plants through its research, education and outreach programs.

About The Artist

Best known for his large-scale light-based artworks, London-born artist Bruce Munro is world-renowned for art installations inspired by his continuous study of natural light and his curiosity for shared human experiences. Bruce produces both monumental temporary experiential artworks as well as intimate story-pieces. His work has been commissioned by and displayed in special exhibitions in galleries, parks, grand estates, cathedrals, botanical gardens, and museums around the globe.

Venue Location

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Parking Info

General Admission:

Parking is just up the street from the venue! West of Mopac, designated lots are available for GA guests as well as ample street parking.  After exiting at La Crosse from Mopac, look for signage to guide you to the parking areas and shuttle stop, as shown on the Shuttle Map. The free shuttles will pick up & drop off guests next to the Circle C Child Development Center. GA guest parking lots open at 6 pm; please do not arrive prior to this time.

VIP:

Please park in the event walk-up spaces reserved for VIP ticket holders on-site at the venue. An attendant will verify your ticket and guide you to the lot.

Parking Information:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave, Austin, TX 78739.  

Rideshare:

We always encourage guests to catch a ride to the venue! Designated rideshare pick-up and drop-off areas will be marked by the venue entrance.

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