East Austin – is an emerging diverse area. The early turn of the 20th-century bungalows mixes with 21st-century condos. Fun and active bars mix with and Southern restaurants. The famous Franklin Barbecue is here. The French Legation Museum from the mid-1800s explores the history of the Republic of Texas era. There are other great museums that explore the African-American experience and the city’s musical history. The area East Cesar Chavez attracts Millenials and gen Xers for music, art, and food.