Radiolab Austin Detour
Before Austin got electric light, it had something more modern: a serial killer.
Before the streets of Austin were lit with electric lights, they were electrified by something else: news of the Servant Girl Annihilator—perhaps America's first serial killer. The case unfolded over the course of a single year, a year that changed... More
- 70 minutes
- This Detour is best Tuesday through Sunday between 12:30-5pm. One of the best and last stops on the tour is closed on Mondays, and closes all other days at 5pm.
- This is a dark story. It includes graphic descriptions of violence and multiple references to rape. It may not be appropriate for everyone.
- This Detour ventures through a tunnel on a public sidewalk that some people feel uncomfortable walking through. If you get there and don't want to go through the tunnel, you can walk back up to the street and continue the tour on the other side.