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Directions + Parking

Location
The Wittliff Collections are located on the 7th floor of the Alkek Library on the campus of Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.

Special Assistance
For assistance, or for mobility impaired/accessible parking, please call The Wittliff Collections at 512.245.2313.
 


PARKING

WEEKDAYS 8am - 5pm:
Limited free parking is available in the Alkek Garage located at the end of Talbot Street (see map).  The parking attendant will guide you to a spot.

WEEKENDS:
On the weekend, the Alkek Garage is free and open to the public. If the garage is  full, additional parking is available in Woods Garage (see map).

After you park, follow the signs and walk up the ramp to the Alkek Library.  Go into the library and take the elevator to the 7th Floor for The Wittliff Collections.

Turn-By-Turn Driving Directions

Due to extensive construction around campus, you must follow these specific directions to get to The Wittliff Collections.  Please note: Navigation devices and websites will not route you the proper way.

  1. Take I-35 to exit 205 (Bastrop/Luling) and proceed to the light at Hopkins (Hwy 80). Turn WEST on Hopkins toward downtown San Marcos.
  2. Go on Hopkins St. for about 1.5 miles, going past the historic Hays County courthouse downtown.
  3. Turn right (NORTH) at the light at Comanche St. (small HEB on corner)
  4. Continue on Comanche through stop signs at Hutchison and Lindsey St.
  5. Turn right onto Woods St.
  6. As you get to the construction fence, go left on Talbot St., which will go one block. 
  7. At the stop sign, turn right. Stay to the right as you approach the Alkek parking garage.  
  8. Tell the guard at the booth that you're here to visit The Wittliff Collections.  They’ll direct you to one of our reserved spots.  

 

After you park, follow the signs and walk up the ramp to the Alkek Library.  Go into the library and take the elevator to the 7th Floor for The Wittliff Collections.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

University Parking Services
If you have questions, University Parking Services are available Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm at 512.245.2887.

Campus Map
See the Texas State Campus Map for a detailed view of streets, garages, and buildings.