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Carlsbad Caverns
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(115 Miles)
Carlsbad
As you pass through the Chihuahuan Desert and Guadalupe Mountains of southeastern New Mexico and west Texasfilled with prickly pear, chollas, sotols and agavesyou might never guess there are more than 300 known caves beneath the surface. The park con...
Fort Concho
(117 Miles)
San Angelo
The national historic landmark includes a visitor center, museum and parade grounds. 17 buildings on the fort grounds have been restored and 5 have been reconstructed, giving an authentic feel for the mid-1880s. Worth timing your visit for special ev...
Lubbock
Lubbock's Best Water Park for 22 years Enjoy Tidal Waves, Giant Water Slides, and a Lazy River.
Joyland Park
(124 Miles)
Lubbock
Joyland has great rides and attractions - over 30 in all, ranging from water caster and roller coasters to junior rides and family classics. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Lubbock for kids.
X Bar Ranch
(125 Miles)
Eldorado
The X Bar Ranch is the ideal sanctuary for anyone interested in the splendor of the Texas countryside. The ranch encompasses 7,100 privately-owned acres of diverse terrain including ample native flora and fauna, scenic vistas, star-filled night skies...
Prude Ranch
(125 Miles)
Fort Davis
Historic Prude Guest Ranch has combined the best of the modern world with old west wilderness to create a fun packed western vacation for children or the entire family. Prude Ranch was established over 100 years ago as a cattle ranch.
Sonora
The Caverns of Sonora is recognized as the most beautiful cave in Texas and one of the most beautiful show caves in the world.
Abilene
The National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature collaborates with award-winning artists to produce exhibitions of their artwork that are distinctive, appealing to museum visitors of all ages, and of the highest quality. In addition to this ...
The Grace Museum
(160 Miles)
Abilene
THE GRACE MUSEUM houses three museums in the historic Grace Hotel -- The Art Museum, The History Museum and The Children's Museum.
Roswell
- is the only Free Zoo In New Mexico.It features over a hundred animals both native and exotic in naturalistic settings. It also has a youth fishing lake open year round but stocked in summer; antique carousel and miniature train ride provide fun for...
Roswell
The International UFO Museum & Research Center endeavors to be the leading information source in history, science and research about UFO events worldwide.
Roswell
The Roswell Museum and Art Center inspires discovery, creativity, and cultural understanding of the art and history of the American Southwest and beyond.
Portales
The Natural History Museum consists of an Exhibit and a Research Collection. The Exhibit features live plants and animals native to the Llano Estacado and other regions of eastern New Mexico. The museum's Research Collection includes 10,500 specimen...
Portales
The Blackwater Draw Museum displays artifacts and exhibits associated with the Locality No. 1 site. Over 13,000 years of site usage are described, from mammoth hunting to modern culture.
Fort Sumner
The Billy the Kid Museum in Fort Sumner, New Mexico is much more than a living tribute to the man who would become legend, Billy the Kid. When you visit, you will enjoy a variety of displays, all designed to entertain and educate you and your family....
Sunspot
The National Solar Observatory at Sacramento Peak welcomes visitors during the daytime. The Observatory is open to the public between dawn and dusk. To find out how to get here, read the road directions. Visitors are free to wander around most areas ...
Alamogordo
Contains exhibitions ranging from Robert Goddard's early rocket experiments near Roswell to a mock-up of the International Space Station.
Alameda Zoo
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(222 Miles)
Alamogordo
The Alameda Park Zoo provides an aesthetically pleasing naturalistic environment, which promotes education in the environmental fields of study, conservation of local and global environments, recreation, and biological research. The intended concept...
Amarillo Zoo
(233 Miles)
Amarillo
The beautiful 15-acre site is located in Thompson Park and features over 60 species of animals. The zoo is designed for fun and discovery and will provide a lifetime of memories. Here, you’ll do more than just look…you’ll experience the animal ...
Amarillo
Come get your hands-on science! Over sixty different permanent exhibits and traveling exhibitions invite visitors of all ages to experiment, explore, create, tinker, play, solve, and discover with their own hands.
Medina
Entertainment for the entire family, you can enjoy both outdoors and indoors, with activites such as mini-golf, as well as batting cages, bumper boats, go-karts, and inflatables. Year-round entertainment indoors includes cosmic golf, video arcade gam...
Fredericksburg
The National Museum of the Pacific War is the only institution in the continental United States dedicated exclusively to telling the story of the Pacific Theater battles of World War II. Located on a six-acre site, the Center includes the George Bush...
Splash Amarillo
(234 Miles)
Amarillo
There's something for everyone! Splash Amarillo Water Park features a full day of fun for the entire family whether you make a splash in the cool blue waves of the wave pool, take a thrilling ride down the sidewinder, or just float around the lazy ri...
Amarillo
Aviators of the past remembered, aviators of the future inspired.
Wonderland Park
(237 Miles)
Amarillo
More than 50 years ago, Paul Roads had a dream. If he built an amusement park, the children would come. But where to build it? His vision took him not to a cornfield, but to an ugly, barren hill. In their search for the perfect site, Paul and wife Al...
Western Playland
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(237 Miles)
El Paso
Family theme park with rides for everyone.
Bandera
Want to get away to a relaxing place you'll always remember? A special place where families come together and new friends are made? A unique ranch where you'll find a real Western cowboy experience?
Dixie Dude Ranch
(244 Miles)
Bandera
For more than half a century, spending time at Dixie Dude Ranch in Bandera, Texas, has been a tradition for visitors from all over the world who are looking for that perfect western getaway to unwind, relax, and put the stress of every day life on ho...
Bandera
Picturesque trails wander over 348 acres, from the lowlands of the Medina River, that horse shoes through the ranch, to high in the hills for a panoramic view of the valleys beyond.
Anthony
Wet 'N' Wild Waterworld is unique in that we have over 200 mature shade trees providing more square feet of shade per customer than any other water park in the world.
Marble Falls
Longhorn Cavern State Park features Longhorn Cavern, a Texas Hill Country wonder created over thousands of years by the dissolving and cutting action of water on the limestone bedrock of the area. Fossil remains show that many Ice Age animals once oc...
Santa Teresa
The War Eagles Air Museum is dedicated to collecting, restoring and displaying historic aircraft of the World War II and the Korean Conflict eras. This unique Museum pays special tribute to military aviation and reminds us all of the significant role...
Burnet
An historic frontier fort and museum. See log cabins, stage stop, schoolhouse, blacksmith shop, and old farm implements. In the museum see over 1200 historic artifacts from the Burnet County area. Children and adults alike will see what it was like...
Johnson City
A one of a kind preserve where several endangered species of animals have a chance to increase their numbers and at the same time allowing people to enjoy their beauty and company. The commitment of the Zoo is not only to maintain a healthy atmospher...
Boerne
Less than 12 miles from Boerne, in the heart of the scenic, rolling hills of the Texas Hill Country. Cave Without a Name is a natural, living cavern. Some say the most beautiful in Texas. The Cave is filled with spectacular formations of Stalact...
Las Cruces
Housed in a historic Santa Fe Depot, the Las Cruces Railroad Museum interprets the railroading history of Las Cruces and the Mesilla Valley.
Copperas Cove
See over 50 species on the drive thru safari, then pop by the petting zoo to get even closer to the friendlier ones!
Mineral Wells
Activities include camping; lake swimming; fishing; boating; rock climbing; horse riding and hiking.
Cascade Caverns
(262 Miles)
Boerne
The cavern is a cool, living cavern with millions of glistening drops of pure water reluctantly falling on spectacular rock formations, a comfortable 68 degrees year round. Texas’ only cavern with a 100 foot waterfall! Wear comfortable walking s...
Castaway Cove
(266 Miles)
Wichita Falls
Cast Away Cover is a fifteen acre water playground with plenty of family rides along with some for the more adventurous!
Dinosaur World
(268 Miles)
Glen rose
Outdoor dinosaur museum with over 100 life size dinosaurs. Exhibits include a dinosaur walk, fossil dig, boneyard, Prehistoric Museum, playground, picnic area, giftshop and more
Kempner
I host ranch parties for the Kids. I provide a hot dog lunch, cake, ice cream, western goody bag, hay ride, horse ride and animals. I have an indoor eating area,covered shaded area and clean restroom. The kids young and old love it.
Glen Rose
Come and Discover Fossil Rim; you can see animals living in their near natural environment. Located just one hour and 20 minutes from the DFW area, the ~1700 acres of open spaces lets you interact with deer, rhinos, giraffes and other wildlife. Drive...
San Antonio
Emilie and Albert Friedrich Wilderness Park and Crownridge Canyon Natural Area are jewels of nature in the midst of rapidly developing northwest Bexar County. They provide a refuge for native species and an opportunity for visitors to experience the ...
PeeWeeBees
(272 Miles)
San Antonio
Suitable for ages 3 months to 6 or 7 years old, this is a pleasingly challenging and supportive play facility with an emphasis on the kids' healthy fun. Extremely well equipped for babies.
San Antonio
Family fun is what we're all about at Six Flags. So get ready to let loose and laugh. From the highest heights to the gentlest adventures, we've got plenty of rides you can enjoy together. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for...
The Farmyard
(272 Miles)
Bulverde
The Farmyard is a great place to spend some quality time with yer family and friends. No "hustle and bustle" goin' on here! So, come on out, relax and enjoy some Ol' Fashion Fun!
Spring Branch
With 20,000 square feet of activities and fun, Emerald Rainbow Family Fun Center means a great time for the whole family every time you visit. Best of all, parents never pay admission!
San Antonio
SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 26 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages.
San Antonio
SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 26 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages. It's a...

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