- Our list of the best things to do in Austin, Texas, features the top 139 nearby activities — including 49 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Austin, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Food & Drink.
- The results below include the top 38 things to do within the city of Austin, TX , followed by 101 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pflugerville, Cedar Park, Round Rock, Dripping Springs, Buda, Georgetown, Lockhart, Marble Falls, Wimberley, Canyon Lake, Johnson City, Bastrop and Norfolk
Big City Hunt 1100 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX MoreLess Info
Participants gear up and launch the Big City Hunt app to start their own adventure, racing against the clock at a time of their choosing
Offering a wealth of information about the establishment of New Braunfels and its surrounding area, The Sophienburg contains numerous historical artifacts and memorabilia. The museum is also home to a gift shop where souvenirs are sold.
92% 166 votes
801 West San Antonio Street, New Braunfels, TX 78130 MoreLess Info
The McKenna Children's Museum is designed to help children use all their senses. Some popular areas of the museum include the Grocery Store, Hill country campgrounds, Lend-a-Hand ranch, New BraunFit, The Great Outdoors, Town Square, Kid's Clinic, Art Studio and Aquarium.
Opening in 1966 by the Army Corps of Engineers, the 8,230-acre Canyon Lake is designed to protect the cities below it from floods. Visitors find opportunities to boat, fish, and swim in the lake, while along its 80 miles of shoreline, people can camp, hike, picnic, and hunt.
A 30,000-square-foot bowling center, Fiesta Lanes features 36 synthetic lanes along with a sports lounge and a grill. The center also offers a pro shop, party hosting, arcade games, adult beverages and pool tables.
83% 140 votes
1741 Herbelin Road, New Braunfels, TX 78132 MoreLess Info
At the Dry Comal Creek Vineyards, visitors can taste the wines in the tasting room, and tour the facility learning how wine is made. The vineyards often hold classes, allow visitors to make their own wine, and can seat up to 100 people on the covered patio for special events.
100% 2 votes
90 Cordova Road, Seguin, TX 78155 MoreLess Info
Consisting of several barns and historical structures in a rural village replica, Texas Agriculture Education & Heritage Center provides visitors with an inside glimpse to farm life. Visitors can explore log cabins, churches, blacksmith shops, and other structures.
50% 8 votes
1645 Gardenia Drive, New Braunfels, TX 78132 MoreLess Info
Sitting on the Guadalupe River, Whitewater Sports Campground Canoe Raft & Tube offers a variety of tubing excursions. Each floating trip includes a cloth covered tube for comfort along with optional life jackets for safety.