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Kemah Boardwalk
Kemah Boardwalk Top Attraction!
Theme Park in Kemah, TX USA

Amusement rides, carnival games, family fun events, boating and a full marina are available in this magnificent waterfront setting. Voted one of Forbes Top 10 Texas attractions. Amusement rides, carnival games, family fun events, boating and a full marina are available in this magnificent waterfront setting.


Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Irving, TX
Shopping in Irving, TX USA

Newly opened copper-clad convention center in Las Colinas. Marking the innovative future of meetings and events, the new Irving Convention Center is equipped with nearly 100,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space.

The Mustangs of Las Colinas
The Mustangs of Las Colinas Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Irving, TX
Art Museum in Irving, TX USA

Largest equestrian sculpture in the world. The Mustangs of Las Colinas, the largest equestrian sculpture in the world, is a breathtakingly realistic bronze sculpture of nine wild mustangs running across a granite stream at Williams Square Plaza in Las Colinas. This is a mustsee for residents and visitors alike.

Historic Granbury Square
Historic Granbury Square Top Attraction!
Historic Site in Granbury, TX USA

Mid to late 1800's period architecture with merchants, restaurants and attractions and an award-winning Courthouse

Stonetree Golf Club
Stonetree Golf Club Top Attraction!
Golf in Killeen, TX USA

Stonetree Golf Club of Killeen is laid out over rolling terrainwith a wide variety of trees and several small lakes withbeautiful fountains. The state-of-the-art practice facility at Stonetree Golf Club is unrivaled in this area. This practice facility includes: double ended driving range, with a 1.


Dick's Classic Garage Auto Museum and Event Center
Dick's Classic Garage Auto Museum and Event Center Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Museum in San Marcos, TX USA

With three decades of models dating back to 1929, Dick's Classic Garage is home to more than 65 pristine, classic cars. The collection is a tribute to the American passion with the automobile and presents many of the finest cars ever made in the U.S.

Concordia Cemetery
Concordia Cemetery Top Attraction!
Historic Site in El Paso, TX USA

Buried here are over 60,000 people including gunfighter John Wesley Hardin, Buffalo Soldiers, Texas Rangers, Civil War Veterans, early Mormon pioneers, Florida (Lady Flo) Wolf and more. Known as Concordia during the 1840s, this area was the home of Chihuahua trader Hugh Stephenson. In 1856 his wife, Juana (Ascarate), was buried in what is now part of Concordia Cemetery.

Butler Longhorn Museum
Butler Longhorn Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Museum in League City, TX USA

The Butler Longhorn Museum highlights the birthplace of the Butler longhorn cattle bloodline that originated in League City. The Butler Longhorn Museum highlights the birthplace of the Butler longhorn cattle bloodline that originated in League City by documenting the rich and diverse multicultural heritage of League City through the stories of the original ranching and farming families.

National Scouting Museum
National Scouting Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Irving, TX
Museum in Irving, TX USA

Boy Scouts of America official museum. National Scouting Museum is the official museum of the Boy Scouts of America.


Armand Bayou Nature Center
Armand Bayou Nature Center Top Attraction!
Nature in Pasadena, TX USA

One of the largest urban wildlife and wilderness preserves in the U.S., Armand Bayou is home to bison, raptors, and reptiles. Armand Bayou Nature Center is one of the largest urban wildlife and wilderness preserves in the U.S., Armand Bayou is home to bison, raptors, and reptiles.

Odessa Meteor Crater
Odessa Meteor Crater Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Odessa, TX
Museum in Odessa, TX USA

Second largest meteor crater in the United States. The Odessa Meteor Crater was formed over 60,000 when a shower of nickel-iron meteorited collided with the Earth. The crater is approximately 550 feet across and originally 100 feet deep.

U. S. Veteran's Museum
U. S. Veteran's Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Museum in Granbury, TX USA

Memorabilia from all wars fought by US troops U. S.

Mayborn Science Theater
Mayborn Science Theater Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Killeen, TX
Science Museum in Killeen, TX USA

An out of this world experience The Mayborn Science Theater, on the campus of Central Texas College in Killeen, is one of the largest domed structures in the state. Come see a Planetarium Sky Show, Laser Light Show or Large Format Film in the 180-seat theater.

Gondola Adventures, Inc.
Gondola Adventures, Inc. Top Attraction!
Boating in Irving, TX USA

The only Gondola operator in Texas, offering cruises on Lake Carolyn and through the Mandalay Canals. Gondola Adventures Irving branch is a first-class gondola experience offering cruises on Lake Carolyn and through the Mandalay Canals.

El Paso Zoo
El Paso Zoo Top Attraction!
Zoo in El Paso, TX USA

El Paso Zoo serves as a regional center for family fun, education, and conservation efforts for wildlife and natural resources. The El Paso Zoo is a 35 acre home to home to over 220 species of animals including mammals, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and invertebrates from North and South America and Asia living in a variety of natural habitat exhibits.

The Shops at Legacy
The Shops at Legacy Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Plano, TX
Shopping in Plano, TX USA

Located at Legacy Drive and Dallas Parkway is an eclectic array of shops and restaurants for your entertainment. Legacy Town Center is a milange of urban style homes, businesses, retail establishments, hotels, restaurants and open spaces in a community setting.

Texas Energy Museum
Texas Energy Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Museum in Beaumont, TX USA

Although the Museum's primary focus is the history, technology and science of petroleum, much of our programming includes science in general. This is the definitive exhibit on the Texas oil industry: Unlocking the Energy of Oil! This museum's exhibits are designed to thrill, educate and enlighten all ages. See cinematic robots depict three generations of an oil-field family.

Lake Jackson Historical Museum
Lake Jackson Historical Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Museum in Lake Jackson, TX USA

Explore the unique history of the city of Lake Jackson at the 12,000 square foot Museum. The Museum chronicles the rich history of the city with interactive exhibits and high-tech displays.

The Center For Arts & Sciences
The Center For Arts & Sciences Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Science Museum in Clute, TX USA

The Brazopsort Center for the Arts & Sciences is a 45,000 square foot cultural and educational complex located in the heart of the Brazosport Texas area. The Brazosport Center Stages has the oldest theater group on the Texas Coast. Center Stages is a non-profit group organized to promote the theatrical arts, produce live performances, host workshops and provide educational opportunities for all.

Sea Center Texas
Sea Center Texas Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Texas
Aquarium in Lake Jackson, TX USA

a state of the art marine fish hatchery and visitory center, located on 60 acres in Lake Jackson. The Center's facility includes a educational aquarium and the largest red drum hatchery in the world.

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Best Places to Stay in Texas


Comfort Suites Austin Airport
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From $75 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Home2 Suites By Hilton San Angelo
Guest Score:
From $71 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Free Breakfast.
Homewood Suites by Hilton North Houston/Spring
Guest Score:
From $99 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Mainstay Suites
Guest Score:
From $90 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Residence Inn By Marriott Corpus Christi
Guest Score:
From $107 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Texas


The best time to visit Texas is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the low 80's and highs in the low 90's. Nights are mild with lows in the low 70's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the low 70's. Fall nights are cool with lows in the low 50's.

Visit Texas in the springSpring Summer Visit Texas in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Texas


Month Low Avg High
January 37.1 47.7 58.3
February 41.0 52.1 63.2
March 48.1 59.4 70.6
April 55.4 66.6 77.6
May 63.9 74.2 84.4
June 70.8 80.9 90.9
July 73.5 83.8 93.9
August 72.9 83.2 93.4
September 67.4 77.7 87.9
October 57.8 68.6 79.4
November 47.1 57.7 68.2
December 39.1 49.7 60.2

Destinations in and around Texas to Visit



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