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Ranked #31 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Thinkery is an evolution of Austin Children's Museum. It's Austin's sparkling new home for "why" and "how." A place where... more » Owner description: The Thinkery is an evolution of Austin Children's Museum. It's Austin's sparkling new home for "why" and "how." A place where science and families play side by side. Where people connect with ideas by doing, making and experiencing. It's a foundry for a new generation of innovators and creative problem solvers. And it's a heck of a good time. « less
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Ranked #32 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
This bronze statue commemorates the life and music of singer/songwriter Stevie Ray Vaughan.
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Ranked #33 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #34 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #35 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Step back in time to the mid 1800s: this working farm lets you live like a Pioneer.
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Ranked #36 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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$66* and up
Ranked #37 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Neighborhoods; Bar/ Clubs; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: City sponsored, multi block party every weekend in downtown Austin. Street is blocked off for pedestrians only around 11:PM.... more » Owner description: City sponsored, multi block party every weekend in downtown Austin. Street is blocked off for pedestrians only around 11:PM. Best pub crawl « less
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Ranked #38 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #39 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Specialty Museums; Art Galleries; Parks
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Ranked #40 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Water sports; Water Parks
Owner description: Quest ATX is Austin's first and only cable wakepark with big ambition to become a complete action sports destination. Set on... more » Owner description: Quest ATX is Austin's first and only cable wakepark with big ambition to become a complete action sports destination. Set on 130 uniquely-manicured acres surround a clay bottom lake that stays cool year round, it is the perfect summer destination in Austin. Ride, swim, picnic, or just sunbathe. Fun for the whole family! « less
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Ranked #41 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Art Galleries; Specialty Shops
Owner description: A unique music lifestyle store and website featuring the coolest art, gifts, apparel, jewelry and much more -- all... more » Owner description: A unique music lifestyle store and website featuring the coolest art, gifts, apparel, jewelry and much more -- all incorporating a music theme or inspired by music. « less
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Ranked #42 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #43 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
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Ranked #44 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Playgrounds
Owner description: This 351 acre park is home to a variety of recreation opportunities and special events for the individual or the whole... more » Owner description: This 351 acre park is home to a variety of recreation opportunities and special events for the individual or the whole family. « less
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Ranked #45 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Museum and garden dedicated to the works of American sculptor Charles Umlauf. The garden holds over 40 sculptures, framed by... more » Owner description: Museum and garden dedicated to the works of American sculptor Charles Umlauf. The garden holds over 40 sculptures, framed by nature. Inside the gallery, rotating exhibits of Umlauf's more obscure pieces and other similar artists are on display. There are everyday activities for children and regular workshops/lectures for art-lovers of all ages. « less
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Ranked #46 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Sydney Porter, the writer known as O. Henry, lived in this Victorian cottage from 1893 to 1895.
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Ranked #47 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: State Parks; Nature and Parks
This tranquil, 641-acre park offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation including fishing, mountain biking and hiking.
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Ranked #48 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: Texas Memorial Museum is the exhibit hall for Texas Natural Science Center and is located on The University of Texas at... more » Owner description: Texas Memorial Museum is the exhibit hall for Texas Natural Science Center and is located on The University of Texas at Austin campus in Austin, Texas. Exhibits focus on dinosaurs and fossils, Texas wildlife, gems and minerals, and a working Paleontology Lab where visitors can interact with scientists as they prepare fossil finds.Spotlighted in the exhibits are spectacular specimens found in Texas, including the largest flying creature ever found—the Texas Pterosaur, with a wingspan of nearly 40 feet–and the 30-foot Mosasaur that swam the shallow sea that once covered most of the state. « less
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Ranked #49 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Science Museums; Museums
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Ranked #50 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos
Zoo in Austin featuring many animals.
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$64* and up
Ranked #51 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Convention Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #52 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks

Austin Nature & Science Center  This is a great little zoo area with local animals. Information related to present attractions and planned visitation can be found at the... more »

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Ranked #53 of 161 attractions in Austin
Owner description: Do you like point and click escape the room games? Try your hand at this real life version! Your group is locked in the room... more » Owner description: Do you like point and click escape the room games? Try your hand at this real life version! Your group is locked in the room and has one hour to solve puzzles and find clues to win your freedom. Do you have what it takes to escape? « less
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Ranked #54 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Museums
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Ranked #55 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Blazer Tag is Austin’s #1 family entertainment center. Locally owned and operated, Blazer Tag recently celebrated it’s 10th... more » Owner description: Blazer Tag is Austin’s #1 family entertainment center. Locally owned and operated, Blazer Tag recently celebrated it’s 10th Anniversary! Our laser tag arena is the largest in Texas,containing 3 stories of towers and ramps for the ultimate game of tag and hide & seek. We offer birthday parties, group rates, team-building missions and much more! « less
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Ranked #56 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #57 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #58 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #59 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Parks; Biking Trails; Equestrian Trails; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #60 of 161 attractions in Austin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Observation Decks/ Towers; Landmarks
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