- 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
88% 75 votes
7355 Padre Blvd., TX 78597 MoreLess Info
There is something for everyone to enjoy on South Padre Island in Texas. A large outdoor entertainment venue, some activities include surfing, parasailing, miniature golf and a gigantic water slide.
64% 85 votes
7355 Padre Blvd, TX MoreLess Info
One of only one hundred Wyland Whaling Wall murals resides in South Padre. The wall shows life-size illustrations of killer whales to increase awareness of the dangers threatening marine life.
91% 556 votes
PO Box 3633, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
There's nothing like equestrian fun, and no one does it better than HORSES on the BEACH. Visitors can book horseback tours along the beach, parties, or even horseback weddings.
Visit Frontera Audubon, a 15-acre nature preserve, to see birds, butterflies, snakes and reptiles. Open Tuesday through Sunday, the goal of the Frontera Audubon Society is to preserve the native habitat of the Rio Grande Valley. Children 12 and under are free.
The Weslaco Bicultural Museum is an educational museum with the vision of instilling pride and appreciation for local history into citizens. The museum offers discounted admission prices to seniors and college students.