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Amarillo
Amarillo is the perfect place to get a big taste of Texas even if you only have a small amount of time. From canyons to old Cadillacs and gigantic steaks to grand scenery, the city is an Old West enthusiast's dream. One of the country's best collections of Western art and artifacts can be found at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum. Mosey on over to the Amarillo Livestock Auction to mingle with real cowboys as they go about the business of buying and selling cattle. For those with interests that are more modern, the city boasts a great art museum and beautiful botanical gardens. If you're traveling with kids, don't miss the thrilling rides at Wonderland Park. The whole family will be in awe of the fantastic... more Amarillo is the perfect place to get a big taste of Texas even if you only have a small amount of time. From canyons to old Cadillacs and gigantic steaks to grand scenery, the city is an Old West enthusiast's dream. One of the country's best collections of Western art and artifacts can be found at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum. Mosey on over to the Amarillo Livestock Auction to mingle with real cowboys as they go about the business of buying and selling cattle. For those with interests that are more modern, the city boasts a great art museum and beautiful botanical gardens. If you're traveling with kids, don't miss the thrilling rides at Wonderland Park. The whole family will be in awe of the fantastic rock formations at Palo Duro Canyon State Park. less

All things to do » Things to do

Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Owner description: Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West is a Western Heritage attraction located on the rim of Palo Duro Canyon, in Amarillo, Texas- near historic Route 66. We offer horseback riding... more Owner description: Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West is a Western Heritage attraction located on the rim of Palo Duro Canyon, in Amarillo, Texas- near historic Route 66. We offer horseback riding and other activities that focus on the heritage of the Real West. At our venue, we not only offer horseback riding, but also private chuck wagon meals for groups that includes cowboy entertainment, and a venue to learn about horsemanship, Old West History and also specific history of the Palo Duro Area. In addition, we also offer city tours, route 66 tours, and progressive tours that follow the trails of Cowboys and Indians and the trails leading up to the Santa Fe Trail. Join us and step back in time to the Old West, and experience ranching life in the New West. less
Attraction type: Ranches; Horseback Riding Tours
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Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Harrington House
Harrington House
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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American Quarter Horse Heritage Center & Museum
American Quarter Horse Heritage Center & Museum
The development of the American Quarter Horse from colonial times to present day is traced through interactive exhibits, dramatic video presentations and live demonstrations.
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Don Harrington Discovery Center
Don Harrington Discovery Center
Owner description: The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Space Theater makes science exciting, relevant and interesting to all types of learners by providing interactive exhibits and programs that... more Owner description: The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Space Theater makes science exciting, relevant and interesting to all types of learners by providing interactive exhibits and programs that actively engage children, adolescents and their families. It fosters inquiring minds and nurtures the individual genius that is within each of us. The Discovery Center is dedicated to keeping the facility fresh and always interesting by changing out the home exhibits, and bringing in new traveling exhibits about every 3 months so that you and your family can make new discoveries every visit! In addition to our commitments, the mission of Don Harrington Discovery Center is to spark curiosity, inspire lifelong learning, and bring families and communities closer together. less
Attraction type: Children's Museums; Science Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Coyote Bluff Cafe
Coyote Bluff Cafe
Ranked #1 of 451 Restaurants in Amarillo
Price:
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
575 Pizzeria
575 Pizzeria
Ranked #2 of 451 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Spicy Mike's
Spicy Mike's
Ranked #3 of 451 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Tyler's Barbecue
Tyler's Barbecue
Ranked #4 of 451 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
The Ground Cafe
The Ground Cafe
Ranked #5 of 451 Restaurants in Amarillo
Price: $2 - $5
Cuisines: Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Oasis RV Resort
Oasis RV Resort
$15 - $25

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Comfort Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn & Suites
$72 - $148
Ranked #7 of 69 Hotels in Amarillo
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Parkview House Bed and Breakfast
Parkview House Bed and Breakfast
$85 - $135
Ranked #3 of 14 Amarillo B&B and Inns
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Ashmore Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
Ashmore Inn & Suites
$82 - $100
Ranked #23 of 69 Hotels in Amarillo
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