• Suspension Bridge and Riverwalk

    P.O. Box 2570 Waco, TX 76702 United States
    Now for foot-traffic only, this historic suspension bridge spans the Brazos River. The bridge was the first to cross the river, making wagon and rail travel across this natural boundary possible, and was built beginning in 1866. One can take a walking tour of the bridge and enjoy the views, or take advantage of the Riverwalk below--- a network of walking and jogging trails that meander along the banks of the Brazos River.
  • Cameron Park Zoo

    1704 North 4th Street Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-750-8400
    One will find a great variety of species co-existing in this state-of-the-art natural habitat zoo complex. Some featured exhibits include vultures, African lions, White Handed Gibbons, a herpetarium, Sumatran Tigers, giraffes and the co-inhabitants of their natural native region, elephants, lemurs, Texas barnyard animals, and much more. The zoo is also active in the area of conservation, through its participation in the Species Survival Plan.
  • Armstrong Browning Library

    Corner of 8th Street and Speight Avenue Waco, TX 76798 United States - Phone: 254-710-3566
    Located on the campus of Baylor University, the building in which the Armstrong Library is ensconced is itself a work of art and a testament to the Classical ideal of Beauty. The astounding interior of the building grabs the eye with its stained glass windows, stately marble columns, black walnut panelling, intricate ceiling work, and "an impressive brass-inlaid terrazzo entrance floor." There are paintings, drawings, sculptures and decorative arts, placing the observer in an ambience of high art, and culture. The building contains the collections of the founder of the museum, the one-time chairman of the English Department at Baylor, Dr. Andrew Joseph Armstrong
  • Earle-Harrison House & Gardens on 5th Street

    1901 North 5th Street Waco, TX 76708 United States - Phone: 254-753-2032
    At the time of its construction, this Greek Revival home was on the edge of the westward-spreading frontier. Through the restoration of this antebellum home, the beauty and history of a past time are at the disposal of those in the present, for their enjoyment and appreciation, as well as to encourage a deeper understanding of this past era and its importance within the context of history. The grounds on which the mansion is set offer five acres of beautifully tended gardens that are traversed by winding, brick walkways that meander across rolling lawns beneath the beneficent shading of giant Live Oaks.
  • Earle-Napier-Kinnard House

    814 South Fourth Street Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-753-5166
    Although it began as a modest one story family home, it was developed into a lovely, Greek-Revival style home. It is especially beautiful at Christmastime. Public tours are welcome and private tours can be arranged with prior notice.
  • East Terrace

    100 Mill Street Waco, TX 76704 United States - Phone: 254-753-5166
    One of the loveliest homes in Waco, this building is a rare Texas example of Italianate villa architecture. The interior boasts a Victorian style and visitors can see an original pier mirror and Eastlake style desk.
  • Fort House

    503 South 4th Street Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-753-5166
    A Greek-Revival style house used to showcase Victorian furniture and artifacts from Waco's early settlers.
  • McCulloch House

    407 Columbus Avenue Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-753-5166
    This Greek-Revival home was "the place" for Waco socialites in the past. There are many family heirlooms throughout the house and the Dresden Collection of Governor Pat Neff's daughter.
  • Waco Water Park

    900 Lake Shore Drive Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-750-7900
    A state-of-the-art water center with two pools, water-shooting playscapes, a 22-foot slide, zero depth pool, and more. The park offer water aerobics for adults and other fitness activities. It also includes lounge areas, locker rooms, showers restrooms, and a concession stand.
  • Doc and Laddy's

    3700 Interstate 35 Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-662-5557
    Enjoy Twin Falls adventure golf.
  • Ninfa's

    220 South Third Street Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-757-2050
    Ninfa's serves strictly classic Mexican fare, such as chiles rellenos, tacos al carbon, and fajitas. Located in the heart of downtown Old Waco, in Riverfront Square, this retsaurant is well-known for offering only the best in authentic, home-style Mexican cuisine, the best margaritas in town, and the best in atmosphere.
  • 1424

    1424 Washington Avenue Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-752-7512
    This upscale but casual eatery, with eclectic decor and a lovely outdoor patio, provides the right atmosphere for a special occasion or simply a delightful meal. All menu items, including everything from steaks to seafood curries, are prepared fresh using only natural ingredients. Nightly seasonal specials, tempting desserts, and a diverse wine list are also available.
  • Cricket's Grill

    211 Mary Street Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-754-4677
    Cricket's Grill offers good, basic American fare and is known for its fantastic burgers, delicious salads and specialty pizzas.
  • George's Restaurant

    1925 Speight Avenue Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-753-1421
    This establishment, which was formerly known as Harry B's, and originally opened in the 1930s, is a veritable Waco tradition. The food is a wide array of classic American, Tex-Mex, seafood, burgers, chicken-fried-steaks, and the beverage classic "the Big O," an eighteen-ounce goblet of ice-cold beer, not to mention its new relative, "the Big Margit-O." George's is a great place for delicious comfort food, and they will also be happy to cater private or corporate events.
  • La Fiesta

    3815 Franklin Ave Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-756-4701
    La Fiesta has been voted Waco's best Mexican Restaurant, and features dine in or carry-out classic Mexican dishes, as well as a few American classics, like chicken fried steak in white gravy. Both lunch and dinner are served, and catering is also available.
  • Poppa Rollo's

    703 North Valley Mills Waco, TX 76710 United States
    With three party rooms to accommodate groups of different sizes and temperaments, Poppa Rollo's Pizza is known for offering Waco's best pizza. Besides the long list of specialty and gourmet pizzas, salads, sandwiches, and pasta dishes are also served.
  • Bari's

    904 North Valley Mills Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-772-2900
    Bari's dishes up classic Italian cuisine at moderate prices, with a wide variety of pasta dishes and pizza being among the offerings at this restaurant..
  • Vito's Trattoria

    1200 North Valley Mills Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-776-5536
    This restaurant serves a diverse collection of classic and innovative Italian dishes in a casual atmosphere. Vito's Trattora is open for lunch and dinner, and carry-out is also available.
  • Beverly's

    1601 South 29th Street Waco, TX 76711 United States - Phone: 254-754-3111
    Most patron's choose the tasty seafood at this restaurant that also serves a range of other American cuisine.
  • D & J Seafood Restaurant

    820 East Waco Drive Waco, TX 76704 United States - Phone: 254-756-0008
    Along with the many great seafood dishes, this restaurant also offers a wide range of American dishes from which to choose.
  • Buzzard Billys

    208 South University Parks Drive Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254.753.2778
    Great Cajun cuisine is the specialty at Buzzard Billy's, where the varied seafood dishes are also very popular.
  • Friend's Restaurant

    601 South Loop 340 Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-776-3002
    Friend's serves classic American cuisine, with a menu built around burgers, seafood, and steaks; carry-out is also available.
  • Lake Brazos Steakhouse

    1620 North Lake Brazos Parkway Waco, TX 76704 United States - Phone: 254-755-7797
    Menu selections prepared include catfish bites, fried pickles, salads, top sirloin, filets, Texas ribeye, chopped steak, chicken fried steak, fried catfish, fried shrimp, barbeque chicken, baby back ribs, grilled pork chops, sandwiches, and burgers.
  • Cathay House

    825 Wooded Acres Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-776-1072
    Cathay House offers a wide selection of traditional Chinese dishes.
  • Magic China

    1616 Wooded Acres Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-776-7045
    One will find a great variety of excellent Chinese cuisine at Magic China.
  • Casa De Castillo

    4820 Sanger Avenue Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-772-8246
    Classic Mexican fare is the forte at Casa De Castillo.
  • La Cabana

    329 West Highway 6 Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-751-0878
    Carry-out is available at this restaurant that specializes in authentic Mexican cuisine.
  • Uncle Dan's Rib House

    1001 Lake Air Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-772-3532
    Uncle Dan's has earned a good reputation for its excellent ribs and other barbeque dishes.
  • Michna's Bar B Que

    2803 Franklin Avenue Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-752-3650
    Located "off the beaten path," the oak fired pits of Michna's help to produce some of the tastiest barbeque to be found. Smoked beef, ribs, ham, sausage and more come with ranch-style beans, corn on the cob, or buttered garlic-potatoes. For dessert, there are home-style peach or cherry cobblers.
  • Elite Circle Grille

    2132 South Valley Mills Drive Waco, TX 76706 United States - Phone: 254-754-4941
    American dining in a historic setting. Features large private rooms including the famous Elvis room for groups of two to one hundred.
  • Dave's Burger Barn

    600 Patricia Waco, TX 76705 United States - Phone: 254-867-8000
    An old-fashioned burger place that welcomes all those with appetites. They also are one of the few burger places that does not use regular ground beef. Everything is made fresh and served hot and tasty.
  • Pei Wei Asian Diner

    4300A West Waco Drive, Suite 1 Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-772-0190
    Pei Wei is a fast casual eatery that serves Asian dishes in a flavorful way. They invite you to
  • Sironia

    1509 Austin Avenue Waco, TX 76708 United States - Phone: 254-754-7467
    This 12,000 square foot store is home to 41 different unique shops. With every turn of a corner you find new treasures. Everything from fine jewelry, baby clothes, furniture and women's clothing. Do not forget about the wonderful restaurant Amelia's on the Ave.
  • Show and Tell Antiques

    1525 Morrow Avenue Waco, TX 76707 United States - Phone: 254-752-5372,800-486-5372
    Glass is their expertise. They have Tiffany, Steuben, Webb, Mt. Washington, EAPG, Northwood, Carnival, Depression, and much more.
  • A & S Antique Auction Company

    East Loop 340 - Bellmead Waco, TX 76705 United States - Phone: 254-799-6044
    This company is the largest antique auction facility in the state of Texas, with a 12,000-square-foot indoor auction area, and sells up to 5,000 pieces a year. A & S Antique Auction specializes in classic American antiques, and also hosts special auctions of rare collections based around varied themes, such as the Old West, Indian artifacts, or antique firearms.
  • Antiques On Austin

    1525 Austin Avenue Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 817-753-1795
    One can find a range of antique and collectible items at this Waco antique dealer's shop on Austin Avenue.
  • Richland Mall

    6001 West Waco Drive Waco, TX 76710 United States
    This shopping mall, anchored by Dillard's, Sears, Beall's and JC Penney, also is host to over eight specialty shops and restaurants and offers the best and biggest mall-shopping experience in Central Texas.
  • Once Upon a Time

    1412 North Valley Mills Drive, #204 Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-741-6622
    This collectible store carries a full line of Boyd's Bears and Madame Alexander dolls. They also offer other collectibles and toys, as well as gifts.
  • Shops of River Square Center, The

    213 Mary Avenue, Second & Franklin Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-757-0921
    The Shops of River Square Center is located in historic downtown Waco on the second floor of the 100 year-old Waco Hardware building. It is a unique collection of shops. There are more than 25 shops occupying 30,000 sq ft. "The Shops" includes a hair salon, cafe, gifts for all occasions, antiques, collectibles and clothing.
  • Cedar Chest Antique Mall

    31707 West Highway 84 Waco, TX 76657 United States - Phone: 254-840-2300
    Browse through 10,000 square feet of antiques, vintage collectibles, antique furniture, china, pottery, glass and much more at Cedar Chest Antique Mall. Located only fifteen miles west in McGregor and seven miles south of Crawford, TX.
  • Design House, The

    1509 Austin Avenue Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-717-7431
    Not your ordinary jewelry store. A jewelry studio with an irresistible colloection of custom jewlery and coins. Many pieces designed and created by local artisan Linda McEathron, a jeweler with a passion for bold color and design. If your looking for a "one of a kind treasure," from pearls to pink saphires, you've found the place.
  • Lost & Found Antiques and Collectibles

    154 Niemeier Road Waco, TX 76657 United States - Phone: 254-840-9155
    Lost and Found is a charming online and collectibles antique mall that offers such affordable items as vintage dinnerware, antique china, replacement china, antique pottery, antique glassware, vintage kitchen and dining products, and collectible glassware. Shipping is available.
  • Honey's Home Style

    1706 Austin Avenue Waco, TX 76701 United States - Phone: 254-754-3311
    Located downtown across from the Waco McLennan County Library, Honey's features a large inventory of antiques, furniture, furnishings, accessories, art, lighting and more.
  • Consignment Furniture Show Room

    7524 Bosque Boulevard Waco, TX 76712 United States - Phone: 254-235-7770
    Consign furniture, sales for pre-owned furniture.
  • Craft Gallery

    7524 Bosque Boulevard, Suite I Waco, TX 76712 United States - Phone: 254-751-0693
    Gift store offering home decor, candles, jewelry, crafts and more.
  • Gizmo Guru and Guru Airsoft and Paintball Park

    3302 Franklin Avenue Waco, TX 76710 United States - Phone: 254-756-1113
    Airsoft paint ball, ghost hunting, spy supply, knives, swords, martial arts, novelties, gag & prank supplies, soda stream, blow guns, and cross bows.
  • National Car Rental

    7909 Karl May Drive Waco, TX 76708 United States - Phone: 254-773-7081
    Offers a wide range or rental vehicles that will fit any budget.
  • Cameron Park

    University Parks Drive & Martin Luther King Drive Waco, TX 76707 United States - Phone: 254-750-8080
    This four-hundred-sixteen-acre park provides diverse landscapes for exploration, from tree-lined roads, to limestone cliffs, to the Brazos River. The rugged trails are inviting for mountain bikers, one can ride horseback along the bridle path, play disk golf, hike the trails, picnic beneath pavilions, fish or canoe on the Bosque River, or simply enjoy the wildflowers and explore the natural surroundings, where one may encounter interesting wildlife.