Top 50 Places to See and Visit While in Austin Texas!

Visitors to Austin and Austinites alike, I have compiled a list of my favorite 50 must-see’s in Austin TX! Check it out! Join the conversation by commenting on what your favorite things are to do in our great city!

Historic Austin Sites:

1. Texas State Capital: 112 E. 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701
2. Texas State Cemetery: 909 Navasota Street, Austin, TX 78702
3. French Legation Museum: 802 San Marcos Street, Austin, TX 78702
4. Texas Governor’s Mansion: 201 E. 14th Street, Austin, TX 78701
5. University of Texas Campus: Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78705
6. Neil Cochran House Museum: 2310 San Gabriel Street, Austin, TX 78705
7. Driskill Hotel: 604 Brazos Street, Austin, TX 78701
8. German Free School: 507 E. 10th Street, Austin, TX 78701
9. Susanna Dickinson House: 409 E. 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701
10. Bremond Block House District: visit the website for specific information at www.tshaonline.org
11. Treaty Oak: 507 Baylor Street, Austin, TX 78703
12. Madison Log Cabin: 2300 Rosewood Avenue, Austin, TX 78702
13. Daniel H. Caswell House: 1404 West Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
14. Littlefield House: W. 24th Street and Whitis Avenue, Austin, TX 78712

Outdoor Activities, Swimming Holes, and Parks:

15. Austin Nature and Science Center: Nature Center Drive, Austin, TX 78746
16. Zilker Botanical Garden: 2220 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78746
17. Austin Zoo and Animal Sanctuary: 10807 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78736
18. Lake Travis: www.LakeTravis.com
19. Mayfield Park: 3505 West 35th Street, Austin, TX 78703
20. Mount Bonnell: 3800 Mount Bonnell Drive, Austin, TX 78731
21. Barton Springs Pool: 2201 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78746
22. Hamilton Pool: 24300 Hamilton Pool Road, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
23. Shoal Creek Greenbelt: 2600 Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78705
24. Deep Eddy Pool: 401 Deep Eddy Drive, Austin, TX 78703
25. Segway Tours: www.glidingrevolution.com, www.segcity.com
26. Lady Bird Lake aka Town Lake
27. Emma Long Metropolitan Park: 1600 City Park Road, Austin, TX 78730
28. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center: 4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin, TX 78739
29. Inner Space Caverns: 4200 S. I-35, Georgetown, TX 78626
30. McKinney Falls State Park: 5808 McKinney Falls Parkway, Austin, TX 78744
31. Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum: 605 Robert E. Lee Road, Austin, TX 78704
32. Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve: 805 N. Capital of Texas Hwy., Austin, TX 78746
33. Zilker Park: 2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78746

Museums:

34. Texas State History Museum: 1800 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
35. Elisabet Ney Musuem: 304 E. 44th Street, Austin, TX 78751
36. George Washington Carver Museum: 1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702
37. LBJ Library and Museum: 2313 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78705
38. Blanton Museum: East MLK Junior Blvd., Austin, TX 78701
39. Harry Ransom Center: 300 West 21st Street, Austin, TX 78712
40. Mexic-Arte Museum: 419 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
41. O. Henry Museum: 409 E. 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701
42. Texas Memorial Museum of Science and History: 2400 Trinity Street, Austin, TX 78705
43. Austin Children’s Museum: 201 Colorado Street, Austin, TX 78701
44. Austin Museum of Art Laguna Gloria: 3809 West 35th Street, Austin, TX 78703
45. Texas Military Forces Museum: 2200 W. 35th Street, Austin, TX 78703

Assorted Fun:

46. Sixth Street
47. Austin Steam Train: 401 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613
48. South Congress Avenue
49. Austin Farmers Market
50. Pioneer Farms

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We Just SOLD 10404 Yellowstone Dr, Austin TX 78747!

Our agent Nate Howry just listed this single story gem in Parkside at Slaughter Creek. Here are his comments on this new listing:

Rarely do you find a single story home for sale in this beautiful community in South Austin. Easy access to I35 and shopping at Southpark Meadows make this a one of a kind opportunity. Parkside at Slaughter Creek also has walking trails and multiple parks for exercise and family time!

10404 Yellowstone boasts 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and an office space or even 4th bedroom and at 2038’ sq. there is plenty of room for everyone. Formal dining room and an open floorplan make this quite the gem of the neighborhood! Distressed maple floors throughout, center island in the kitchen that is open to the informal dining area and living room with faux wood beams. This home has all the upgrades, from Corian countertops, stainless steel appliances, 42” Cherrywood cabinets, gas fireplace, crown moulding, arched walkways, custom 3.5” plantation shutters to an oversized garage: you have to see it to believe it.

The master bathroom is not to be outdone a large walk-in closet, double vanity, and separate shower and garden tub. There are numerous upgrades in the living room including pre-wiring for surround sound, a custom built-in entertainment center and wet bar.

10404 Yellowstone has one of the larger lots in the subdivision. The yard is great for entertaining with an extended patio that is partially covered and has a natural gas connection to hook up your grill for those awesome weekend BBQs. The sprinkler system is set up in the front and side yards with easy access to extend to the back.

If you are in the market for a great home at a great price point in South Austin, this is your opportunity. Don’t miss it!

Wow, this home sounds impressive! To be one of the lucky few who get to see this home before it goes live in the MLS, call us today!

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