8 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions In Texas

San Antonio's River Walk

The downtown San Antonio River Walk has attractive eateries and outdoor terraces along the riverbanks. Locals and visitors love taking leisurely cruises to enjoy the atmosphere day or night.

The Alamo

Visit the Alamo, where Davy Crockett and James Bowie fought Mexican invaders in 1836. Visit the renovated structures and museum with Texas Revolution and mission artifacts.

Space Center Houston

Visit Space Centre Houston to learn about NASA's space adventures and see moon rocks and space shuttle replicas. Space enthusiasts and families should visit near Houston.

Big Bend National Park

Visit Big Bend National Park to see canyons, mountains, and the Rio Grande River. Enjoy hiking, river kayaking, and birdwatching in the park's rich animals and stunning views.

Padre Island National Seashore

Visit Padre Island, the world's longest undeveloped barrier island, with its stunning beaches and distinctive wildlife. Visit Malaquite Visitor Centre to watch Gulf of Mexico sea turtle breeding.

The Texas State Capitol in Austin

Visit Austin's Texas State Capitol, a historic legislative building with beautiful architecture. Tour its significance and the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge with a guide.

The Sixth Floor Museum, Dallas

Dallas' Sixth Floor Museum in the old Texas School Book Depository explains President John F. Kennedy's legacy and assassination. Nearby are downtown Dallas and the JFK Memorial.

Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Mountains National Park in El Paso has Texas' tallest mountains and rich animals. Hike through canyons and see El Capitan and Guadalupe Peak for breathtaking vistas of the park.

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