- Our list of the best things to do in Brownsville, Texas, features the top 58 nearby activities — including 24 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Brownsville, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 21 things to do within the city of Brownsville, TX , followed by 29 popular activities in nearby cities, including South Padre Island, Harlingen and Pueblo
100% 5 votes
33256 State Park Rd 100, Ste 104, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Specializing in eco-tours,l The Original Dolphin Watch Tour takes visitors dolphin watching in Laguna Madre. During the trip, the crew will pull up live marine life from the ocean and explain what it is before putting it back.
60% 58 votes
100 Padre Blvd, TX MoreLess Info
With a five story interactive sandcastle, Schlitterbahn Beach Resort stands out as a must see. Features include four uphill water coasters, tidal wave rivers, and Texas' first underground water slide.
70% 27 votes
100 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
South Padre Island's Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark & Resort is a water amusement park that offers a wide variety of water slides, rides, and attractions for visitors of all ages. The park also hosts concerts and special events.
- 0 votes
1209 Fair Park Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78552 MoreLess Info
Harlingen Performing Arts Center provides an appropriate facility for staging both locally produced and professional productions. They also offer a variety of live stage performance opportunities for the citizens of Harlingen and surrounding area.
70% 231 votes
Park Road 100, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Located on the south coast of South Padre Island, Isla Blanca Park, is a jewel of a beach. The beach has over a mile of sandy coast looking out on the clean water of the Gulf of Mexico.
With a monument cast from the same mold that was used for the original Iwo Jima Memorial, the Iwo Jima Memorial & Museum also has artifacts available for viewing. In addition, guests can watch an educational film inside of the museum.
- 1 votes
119 West Sheepshead Street, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
The SOuth Padre Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary is one of nine World Birding Center sites in the lower Rio Grande Valley. The sanctuary cares for wounded birds, and offers opportunities for visitors to see a wide variety of avian life.
93% 168 votes
201 W. Pike, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Cruise the waters with Southern Wave Sailing Charters. Along with private excursions aboard the catamaran, tourists can also enjoy scheduled dinner cruises or water sport trips on South Padre Island.
Gravity Adventure Park is an amusement park facility that offers a number of fun and entertaining attractions to its visitors. These include go-karts, roller coasters, mini-golf, climbing wall, and an arcade.
Big Johns Fishing Guide Service offers charter fishing trips in the waters around South Padre Island. The service seeks out a variety of different fish, and provides customizable expeditions for customers of various experience and skill levels.