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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

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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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Cadillac Ranch
Cadillac Ranch
Owner description: This offbeat roadside attraction features 10 graffiti-covered Cadillacs standing upright in a row, buried nose-first in the ground. The sculpture is the brainchild of Amarillo... more Owner description: This offbeat roadside attraction features 10 graffiti-covered Cadillacs standing upright in a row, buried nose-first in the ground. The sculpture is the brainchild of Amarillo millionaire Stanley Marsh III, who chose classics dating from 1948 to 1963, the "Golden Age" of the American automobile. less
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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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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Amarillo Botanical Gardens
Amarillo Botanical Gardens
Attraction type: Gardens
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Coyote Bluff Cafe
Coyote Bluff Cafe
Ranked #1 of 491 Restaurants in Amarillo
Price:
Cuisines: American, Bar
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Tyler's Barbecue
Tyler's Barbecue
Ranked #2 of 491 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
575 Pizzeria
575 Pizzeria
Ranked #3 of 491 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Saltgrass Steak House
Saltgrass Steak House
Ranked #4 of 491 Restaurants in Amarillo
Price: $15 - $20
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Abuelo’s
Abuelo’s
Ranked #5 of 491 Restaurants in Amarillo
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Oasis RV Resort
Oasis RV Resort
$15 - $25

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Sleep Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
Sleep Inn & Suites
$88 - $171
Ranked #5 of 69 Hotels in Amarillo
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Comfort Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn & Suites
$91 - $170
Ranked #12 of 69 Hotels in Amarillo
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Comfort Inn & Suites Amarillo
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn & Suites Amarillo
$94 - $174
Ranked #19 of 69 Hotels in Amarillo
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