Things to do in Austin

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    Barton Springs Pool

    Barton Springs Pool

    Ranked #1 overall in Austin things to do
    341 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Pool
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    The same temperature all year round, Barton Springs is a cool summer hangout spot. It is much colder than you'd think, so be prepared.

  • 2
    Zilker Park

    Zilker Park

    Ranked #2 overall in Austin things to do
    268 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    A great place to take a break from the bustling downtown. Large open space make this a great place to play soccer or frisbee.

  • 3
    Texas State Capitol

    Texas State Capitol

    Ranked #3 overall in Austin things to do
    264 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Government Building, Historic Site, Capitol Building
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Capitol building of the Texas and you can visit the building and look inside most of the room and get to know the history of Texas better.

  • 4
    6th Street

    6th Street

    Ranked #4 overall in Austin things to do
    216 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife
    Popular withNightlifeStudentsTrendsters

    Always a fun time on 6th. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday are the most fun but I've been on Tuesday's and Wednesday's and it's still been full of people. Stop at ...

  • 5
    Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

    Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

    Ranked #5 overall in Austin things to do
    183 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    Nice to walk around and to have views of the water. Some parts of the trail are better than others but the whole trail is a nice way to get ...

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    South Congress Avenue

    South Congress Avenue

    Ranked #6 overall in Austin things to do
    140 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping
    Popular withFoodiesArtsyTrendsters

    Great place for unique shops, live music, and patio dining. I recommend grabbing a margarita in Guerro's Music Garden and heading up to live Jazz above the legendary continental club. ...

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    Bats Underneath Congress Bridge

    Bats Underneath Congress Bridge

    Ranked #7 overall in Austin things to do
    143 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    One of the more amazing sites to be had in Austin. Literally, millions of bats fly out from the bridge on Congress Avenue each evening (check months) to feast on ...

  • 8
    Continental Club

    Continental Club

    Ranked #8 overall in Austin things to do
    86 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Music Venue, Nightclub
    Popular withNightlifeTrendstersHistory

    Live music capitol of the world status is tied closely to this bar and music venue. Live music all the time in a ridiculous variety of genre but predominantly, alt ...

  • 9
    Mount Bonnell

    Mount Bonnell

    Ranked #11 overall in Austin things to do
    87 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Hiking and Nature
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    Best view of the river. An awesome hike to the top! Very Romantic bring your picnic. Good spot for sunset weddings.

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    Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater

    Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater

    Ranked #10 overall in Austin things to do
    91 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Performing Arts, Music Venue, Theater
    Popular withNightlifeTrendstersArtsy

    Wonderful venue for live music if you have the opportunity to see a concert here. Every seat in the house has a great view. This is one of the more ...

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