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Ranked #1 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Ever dream of flying? Now you can at iFLY Indoor Skydiving in Austin. Experience the rush of skydiving without ever having to... more » Owner description: Ever dream of flying? Now you can at iFLY Indoor Skydiving in Austin. Experience the rush of skydiving without ever having to jump from a perfectly good airplane - - - no falling, no parachutes, just you floating on a cushion of air with our professional instructor right next to you. No special skills are needed, just a sense of adventure and about an hour. iFLY is safe for kids 3 and up, fun for the entire family, and perfect for birthday parties or groups. iFLY is the experience of a lifetime. « less
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Ranked #2 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #3 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Comedy Clubs

Esther's Follies...Now in their 36th Season of Magic, Music and Comedy on Sixth Street!                    ...   For over 36 years Esther's Follies has been the most popular... more »

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Ranked #4 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Hiking Trails; Biking Trails; Trails; Jogging Paths/ Tracks
Scenic trail through lush green parks and peaceful lakes: a great place to bike, hike and run.
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Ranked #5 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #6 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Libraries; History Museums; Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: The LBJ Presidential Library houses 45 million pages of historical documents, 650,000 photos, one million feet of film, 2,000... more » Owner description: The LBJ Presidential Library houses 45 million pages of historical documents, 650,000 photos, one million feet of film, 2,000 oral histories, and 5,000 hours of recordings--including about 643 hours of recorded telephone conversations--from the public career of Lyndon Johnson and his close associates. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for seniors 62 and older, $3 for children 13-17, and $3 for college students with valid ID. Free admission to children 12 and under, active military, student groups, and UT students, faculty, staff and administrators with valid ID. The LBJ Library is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Can't visit in person? Download the LBJ Library app from the iTunes store! « less
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Ranked #7 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: If it's in Texas, it must be bigger and better. That is the motto that architects followed with the Capitol Building in... more » Owner description: If it's in Texas, it must be bigger and better. That is the motto that architects followed with the Capitol Building in Austin. At one time, it was the tallest capitol building in the nation. Others might be taller now, but this is still a beautiful building that shows off many of the natural resources which are so prevalent in Texas, such as limestone and the landscapes. « less
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Ranked #8 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Theaters

Austin City Limits     According to the mythology, Austin City Limits is taped on an Austin hillside above the city. In reality, the show is recorded in a KLRU-TV television... more »

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Ranked #9 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: History Museums
Museum that chronicles the history of Texas with three themed exhibits: Land, Identity and Opportunity.
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Ranked #10 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Texas Trail Rides in Austin, TX offers safe, family friendly, horseback trail rides, equine excursions, ranch rodeos, skeet... more » Owner description: Texas Trail Rides in Austin, TX offers safe, family friendly, horseback trail rides, equine excursions, ranch rodeos, skeet shooting, fishing and hunting. « less
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Ranked #11 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Parks; Gardens
Owner description: Home to Barton Springs, the Zilker Eagle, a large playscape, and four hundred acres of sports fields and woodlands, Zilker... more » Owner description: Home to Barton Springs, the Zilker Eagle, a large playscape, and four hundred acres of sports fields and woodlands, Zilker Park is a popular weekend destination. « less
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Ranked #12 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Bodies of Water
Owner description: Visitors can rent canoes or rowboats along this part of Lake Austin that flows five miles through the heart of downtown... more » Owner description: Visitors can rent canoes or rowboats along this part of Lake Austin that flows five miles through the heart of downtown Austin. « less
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Ranked #13 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Bodies of Water; Hot Springs/ Geysers
Owner description: Over the years, people have come to this 1,000 foot long natural limestone pool, fed by several underground springs, for... more » Owner description: Over the years, people have come to this 1,000 foot long natural limestone pool, fed by several underground springs, for everything from fishing and swimming to baptisms and beauty pageants. « less
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Ranked #14 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #15 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
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Ranked #16 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Movie Theaters
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Ranked #17 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Race Car Tracks
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Ranked #18 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Educational Sites
Founded in 1883, this university is steeped in history.
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Ranked #19 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Lookouts
Beautiful park looming almost 800 feet over Austin.
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Ranked #20 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Neighborhoods
Trendy Austin area south of Congress Avenue.
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Ranked #21 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Prepare yourself - the majestic beauty of our unique Texas Hill Country nature preserve will leave you breathless! Our... more » Owner description: Prepare yourself - the majestic beauty of our unique Texas Hill Country nature preserve will leave you breathless! Our expert-guided tours take visitors from an arid savannah through a limestone crevice into a sheltered canyon of lush plant life. At the head of the canyon stands Westcave, with a stunning 40-foot waterfall replenishing the emerald pool below. « less
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Ranked #22 of 181 attractions in Austin
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Ranked #23 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Bridges; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
The Austin bridge is where nearly 1.5 million bats live.
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Ranked #24 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Cemeteries
Some of Texas' most prominent historical figures are buried in this cemetery.
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Ranked #25 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Gardens
Botanical Gardens includes 31 acres of land with plants that thrive in arid southwestern conditions.
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Ranked #26 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Gardens; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at the University of Texas at Austin is a 279-acre public garden dedicated to... more » Owner description: The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at the University of Texas at Austin is a 279-acre public garden dedicated to increasing the sustainable use and conservation of native wildflowers, plants and landscapes. Founded by Mrs. Johnson and Actress Helen Hayes in 1982, the Wildflower Center brings life to her hope to preserve the beauty and regional identify of natural landscapes. The Center features acres of Texas wildflower gardens, award-winning architecture, nature trails, a café and gift shop. « less
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Ranked #27 of 181 attractions in Austin
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Ranked #28 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
The state's oldest office building now houses a tourist center, full of brochures to help you get the most out of your trip.
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Ranked #29 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #30 of 181 attractions in Austin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Gardens; Parks
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