- TripBuzz found 68 things to do with kids in or near Waxahachie, Texas, including 55 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mansfield, Cedar Hill, Duncanville and Grand Prairie.
- From Hilltop Lanes to Madd Dogz Paintball Park, the Waxahachie area offers 91 different types of family activities, including: Amusement Parks (All Ages), Bowling, Zoos and Movie Theaters.
- About 40 minutes from the city of Dallas is Waxahachie, Texas. Historically, Waxahachie has been an important agricultural, commercial, educational, retail and transportation center in North Texas and the museums, architecture, and tourism reflect the culture of the area. There are many parks to walk, play, and explore, and Waxahachie is known for the Scarborough Renaissance Festival in the April.
A 75-acre nature preserve, Windmill Hill Nature Preserve has a number of amenities to offer visitors. There are extensive hiking and walking trails designed for leisurely-paced exploration and natural sightseeing.
Open since 1989, Joe Pool Lake is a man-made reservoir that includes two marinas and is surrounded by four parks. Fishing and boating are popular on this 7,400 acre lake, and many people camp at the surrounding parks.
Offering 40 lanes to bowl on, AMF DeSoto Lanes is a bowling alley that is known for its bowling leagues. The bowling alley also has rooms that are available for private parties to rent for meetings or birthday parties.
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1206 West F.M. 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104 MoreLess Info
Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center at Cedar Hill features over 200 hundred acres of wildlife habitat that has a wide variety of rare plants and animals along with a unique eco system. Patrons can also walk a 1.65 mile Canyon trail.
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411 US 67 Frontage Road, Duncanville, TX 75137 MoreLess Info
The International Museum of Cultures was established in 1979 by SIL affiliated linguists. It showcases the cultures of indigenous people in remote regions from China, Mexico, Africa, and South America as well as art from local artists.
Penn Farm at Cedar Hill State Park showcases the history of Texas with an emphasis on the history of farming. Both self-guided and guided tours are available of the center which displays how family farms once operated and how they have changed over time.