- Our list of the best things to do in Marfa, Texas, features the top 20 nearby activities — including 8 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Marfa, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Marfa, TX , followed by 9 popular activities in nearby cities, including Alpine and Fort Laramie
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Chinati Foundation 1 Cavalry Rd, Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
Visit the contemporary-art museum as a member and receive perks such as an exclusive T-shirt, a bookstore discount and special-event invites
73% 301 votes
Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
Visible on clear nights, the Marfa Mystery Lights appear in the night sky without an agreed upon explanation. The lights do not have a specific pattern or color, and are prone to change at a moment's notice.
U.S. 67 ( 1/2 mile south of Marfa), Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
Located in a former U.S. Calvary Post, the Chinati Foundation now operates as an art museum. The museum offers guided tours that include full collections and selections, self-guided tours, private tours, and group tours for visitors.
89% 63 votes
Lincoln and Highland Streets, Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
Built in 1886, the Presidio County Courthouse is a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark and is on the National Registrar of Historic Places. Visitors get 360-degree views of the Davis Mountains and Marfa Plateau from the courthouse's cupola.
100% 5 votes
HC 63 Box 67, Marfa, TX 79843 MoreLess Info
A secluded retreat and resort destination, Chinati Hot Springs offers a variety of amenities for visitors. It features a communal kitchen as well as a large pool and hot tub area.
100% 8 votes
108 E San Antonio Street, Marfa, TX 79843 MoreLess Info
Ballroom Marfa is a multipurpose cultural arts space that features visual art exhibits as well as dramatic, musical, and dance performances. The facility also hosts classes, lectures, and a variety of special events.
76% 25 votes
Marfa, TX 79843 MoreLess Info
The Marfa Lights are an unexplained light phenomenon that constantly occurs throughout the year, no matter what season it is. Visitors flock to the viewing area to watch these shooting star-like lights fly across the horizon.
100% 9 votes
110 W. San Antonio St, Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
Located in a quaint, historic house of Marfa is the Marfa and Presidio County Museum. The museum serves to preserve the areas rich history by featuring fossils, native American artifacts and early tools used by settlers.
78% 9 votes
Marfa, TX MoreLess Info
A former cavalry outpost constructed in 1911, Fort D. A. Russell has a rich and intriguing history. The building is now used as a museum, and houses a variety of exhibits, both permanent and traveling.
67% 3 votes
104 S Highland Avenue, Marfa, TX 79843 MoreLess Info
The Judd Foundation is an organization dedicated to promoting and preserving the work of the artist Donald Judd. Visitors commonly enjoy taking a block tour organized by the foundation, learning about the history and legacy of Donald Judd.
100% 1 votes
107-109 North Highland Avenue, Brite Building, Marfa, TX 79843 MoreLess Info
Affiliated with the Arnulf Rainer Museum, the Ayn Foundation is an exhibition space dedicated to displaying major, large-scale art installations by artists of international renown. The gallery has featured displays by Andy Warhol, Maria Zerres, and many others.