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  • Blazer Tag Adventure Center 512-462-0202
    1701 West Ben White Boulevard, Austin, TX 78704
    This Blazer tag adventure centre offers a variety of game scenarios, and offers special packages for birthdays, group events, corporate events, and summer camps. Pizza... more info  map

  • Dave & Buster's 512-346-8015
    9333 Research Boulevard, Austin, TX 78759-7364
    Great food and big fun served up by the friendliest people in town more info  map

  • NLand 512-806-1900
    4836 East Highway 71, Austin, TX 78617
    Del Valle
    "NLand is the only surfing destination of its kind in North America, creating long, consistent and barreling waves for novices, passionate travel surfers and world-class... more info

  • Pinballz Arcade 512-420-8458
    8940 Research Boulevard, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78758
    A 13,000 square feet of classic arcade featuring over 200 classic and new arcade games, including pinball, video and redemption games; air hockey tables, and... more info

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Capitol Visitors Center, The 512-305-8400
    112 East 11th Street, Austin, TX 78711
    The oldest state office building in Texas, the restored three-story General Land Office building features mid-19th century mock-Medieval Revival-style architecture. more info

  • Governor's Mansion 512-463-5516
    1010 Colorado and West 11th, Austin, TX 78701
    This governor's residence, completed in 1856 and built in the Greek revival style, has been the home of every Texas governor since its completion, and has been called... more info  map

  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm 512-837-1215
    10621 Pioneer Farms Drive, Austin, TX 78754
    Over fifteen reconstructed farm buildings, crop fields, pasture land, and an Indian midden are contained within this seventy-acre tract on Walnut Creek in far northeast... more info  map

  • St. Mary's Cathedral 512-476-6182
    203 East 10th Street, Austin, TX 78701
    It's easy to miss this graceful Gothic cathedral, as it is overshadowed and surrounded by newer secular structures. But, once it has been found, it stands out all the... more info  map

  • Symphony Square 512-476-6064
    Red River and 11th, Austin, TX 78701
    The four limestone buildings that constitute Symphony Square were moved stone by stone from nearby locations. These historical buildings, and an ampitheatre, now serve... more info

Museums & Galleries

  • Atrium Gallery 512-448-8404
    3100 South Congress Street, Austin, TX 78704
    Moody Hall, St. Edward's University
    Exhibits change on a regular basis at this fine arts gallery. more info  map

  • Attal's Southwest Gallery 512-476-3634
    3310 Red River, Austin, TX 78705
    Although this gallery may be the place that one can find many items, including furniture, prints, postcards, medicine bottles, Texana, and road maps--- the items that... more info  map

  • Austin Museum of Art Museum 512-495-9224
    823 Congress Avenue @ 9th Street, Austin, TX 78701
    Loctated in Downtown Austin
    A community-oriented museum, the mission of the Austin Museum of Art is "to challenge and engage the audience with the intellectual and disparate cultural aspects of... more info  map

  • Blanton Museum of Art 512-471-7324
    1 University Station, Austin, TX 78712
    Displays from the permanent collection are supplemented by an assortment of temporary loan exhibits from art centres all over the world, at this art museum that is... more info  map

  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum 512-936-8746
    1800 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
    Located in Downtown Austin
    A division of the State Preservation Board, the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum tells the story of Texas through exhibits and programs. The museum houses three... more info  map

  • Elisabet Ney Museum 512-458-2255
    304 East 44th Street, Austin, TX 78751
    This museum was once Formosa, the studio of Nineteenth-Century European portrait sculptor Elisabet Ney. After the death of the artist, her studio was preserved with its... more info  map

  • LBJ Presidential Library 512- 721-0200
    2313 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78705
    Located on The University of Texas Campus
    Situated on a 30-acre site, the LBJ Presidential Library is one of 13 presidential libraries headed by the National Archives and Records Administration. This one in... more info  map

  • Neill-Cochran House Museum 512-478-2335
    2310 San Gabriel, Austin, TX 78705
    This house museum is open for touring, and can be the site of special events, such as luncheons, seminars, meetings, receptions, teas, bridge parties and other... more info  map

  • O. Henry Museum 512-472-1903
    409 East Fifth Street, Austin, TX 78701
    This cottage was the home of William Sydney Porter for two of the thirteen years that he lived in Austin. Porter, better known by his pen name O. Henry, was known as the... more info  map

  • Russell Collection Fine Art Gallery 512-478-4440
    1137 West 6th Street, Austin, TX 78703
    Located in Downtown Austin
    Russell Collection is a world-class gallery filled with 100 original museum-quality works of art spanning from 1600 to the present. Custom framing, consultation and... more info  map

  • Ruth Borinstein Gallery 512-306-8848
    3300 Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX 78746
    This art-as-investment gallery has assembled exhibits of works by Miro, Chagall, Dali, Rembrandt, Coya, Lautrec, and Renoir. more info  map

  • Texas Memorial Museum 512-471-1605
    2400 Trinity Street, Austin, TX 78750
    University of Texas campus
    A 30-foot-long fossil mosasaur, gleaming minerals from the Barron Collection, Ice Age mammals, early elephants, and a giant Great Texas Pterosaur, are just a few of the... more info  map

  • Texas Military Forces Museum 512-782-5659
    2200 West 35th, Austin, TX 78763
    Camp Mabry
    This is the only museum to trace the history of the Texas military from the time of the Texas Revolution to the present day. There are a great number of exhibits that... more info  map

  • Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum 512-445-5582
    605 Robert E. Lee Road, Austin, TX 78704
    Near Zilker Park
    The works of Austin sculptor Charles Umlauf are displayed throughout the garden and the interior of the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum, which takes as its mission... more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Cypress Valley Canopy Tours   512-264-8880
    1223 Paleface Road Ranch, Austin, TX 78669
    Zip lines through the Texas Hill Country and overnight adventures for the family await. Whether you are looking for a family adventure or a corporate team building... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Austin Zoo 512-288-1490
    10807 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78709
    The Austin Zoo shelters more than 60 exotic and domestic species of mammals, reptiles, and birds. more info  map

  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center 512-232-0100
    4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin, TX 78739
    The product of Lady Bird Johnson's great concern about the rapid disappearance of native plants, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center highlights the ecological and... more info  map

  • Zilker Metropolitan Park 512-472-4914
    2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
    Located Between Robert E. Lee and Loop 1
    "Austin's most loved park," the 351-acre Zilker Metropolitan Park is the home of Barton Springs, Texas' most venerated swimming pool, Zilker Botanical Gardens, the... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • Armadillo Express 512-474-1200
    Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority, Austin, TX 78701
    The distinctive, green trolley-like "Dillos" are a good way to get around downtown and avoid the inevitable parking hassles. more info  map

  • Around Austin 512-345-6552
    4831 Spicewood Springs Road, Austin, TX 78759
    Personalized service to both small groups and convention masses is provided by Around Austin. more info  map

  • Austin Detours 512-962-8636
    PO BOX 29981, Austin, TX 78755
    Austin Detours is a local tour company that provides handcrafted Austin experiences for locals, visitors and anyone looking to enjoy their time in the Lone Star State.... more info  map

  • Gliding Revolution 512-495-9250
    20 North IH-35, Austin, TX 78701
    Gliding Revolution provides Segway guided tours, rentals and Segway team building events for groups of all sizes.  more info  map

  • Hill Country Flyer 477-8468
    610 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78767
    Runs from Cedar Park to Burnet
    Number 786, a restored Southern Pacific steam locomotive built in 1916, pulls an assortment of cars from the 1920's to the 1950s. more info  map

  • Segway Nation 512-663-9634
    1108 Lavaca, Suite #100, Austin, TX 78701
    Imagine cruising effortlessly through the Capitol grounds, Austin's beautiful parks and their thriving downtown area, while receiving an informative historical... more info  map

  • Texture the City: Austin History Tours 512-677-4516
    201 West Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78702
    Texture the City's guided walking tour of downtown Austin tells the history of Austin's whimsical founding in 1839, its settlement by diverse ethnic and racial... more info  map


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