50 Things To Do In Austin

Explore Austin: 50 Unmissable Activities for Every Adventurer

Welcome to Austin, where excitement and discovery await around every corner! The Cossette Team takes pride in being the #1 resource in Austin so we've compiled a list of 50 things to do in Austin that embody the spirit of this vibrant city. Contact us if you have any questions, maybe we can help. We hope this list helps you create amazing memories.

Keep it weird Austin!

 -Steve & Mike

1.    Swan Pedal Boats at Capital Cruises

2.    Experience Karting at Circuit of the Americas

3.    Lake Travis Boat Cruise: Reserve Now

4.    Indoor Skydiving at iFLY Austin

5.    Zipline Adventure with Zip Lost Pines

6.    Grotto Tour at Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center

7.    Mini-Golf at Peter Pan Mini Golf

8.    Glass-Bottom Boat Tour in San Marcos

9.    Horseback Riding with Texas Trail Rides

10.  Climbing Fun at CRUX Climbing Center or Austin Bouldering Project

11.  Playful Art Installations: The Museum of Ice Cream, Wonderspaces, Museum of Illusions

12.  Adventure Galore at Stunt Ranch

13.  Playground Bliss at Alliance Children’s Garden

14.  Drive-Thru Safari at Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch

15.  Explore Caverns: Inner Space Cavern, Longhorn Cavern State Park

16. Step Back in Time at Pioneer Farms

17.  Interactive Exhibits at Science Mill

18.  Hands-On Fun at Thinkery

19.  Petting Zoo Delight at Sweet Eats Fruit Farm

20.  Discover Black Cultural District with Six Square

21.Turtle Pond Serenity at University of Texas

22.  Sculpture Stroll at Laguna Gloria

23. Hill Country Flyer Adventure with Austin Steam Train

24. Meet Rescued Animals at Austin Zoo

25. Dive into History at Bullock Texas State History Museum

26. Military History at Texas Military Forces Museum

27. Outdoor Art Collection at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum

28.  Self-Guided Art Tour: Austin’s Street Art

29. Explore Mexican Art at Mexic-Arte Museum

30. Nature Discovery at Austin Nature & Science Center

31. Artistic Treasures at Blanton Museum

32. Historic Neill-Cochran House Museum: Guided Tours

33. Movie Night at Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In

34. Wild West Adventure at J. Lorraine Ghost Town

35. Roam Among Dinosaurs at Dinosaur Park

36. Day Pass at McKinney Falls State Park

37. Panoramic Views from Mount Bonnell

38.  Hamilton Pool Preserve: Reserve Your Spot

39. Land Bridge Marvel at Phil Hardberger Park

40. Boardwalk Trail along Lady Bird Lake

41. Peacock Delight at Mayfield Preserve

42. Zen Moments in Zilker Botanical Garden's Japanese Garden

43.  Explore Trails: Barton Creek Greenbelt, Bull Creek Greenbelt

44. Kid-Friendly Fishing Spots: Find Yours

45.  Unwind at Secret Beach

46.  Picnic at Austin's Best Places

47.  Waterfalls: Westcave Waterfall, Hill Country Waterfall

48.  Stargazing Spots: Dark Sky Locations

49.  Camping Adventure at Texas Camping Spots

50.  Unusual Retreats: Weird & Wonderful Places to Stay in Texas