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Things to do in Waco

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Magnolia Market at the Silos, commonly called Magnolia Market, is a shopping complex that encompasses two city blocks in downtown Waco, Texas
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Specialty Museum
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The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum in Waco, Texas, is the state-designated official historical center of the famed Texas Rangers law en
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Specialty Museum
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Visit Dr Pepper Museum for a historical look at one of the nation's most popular fizzy drinks. Built in 1906 as the Artesian Manufacturing an
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Ranked TOP #4 Overall Experience in the United States by TripAdvisor! This 2.5-3 hour tour tells the restoration story of Waco and gives you a little taste of all of Waco! We'll show you all the highlights from Fixer Upper, take you downtown and to Harp Design, and share about our rich history. We'll showcase the secrets of Cameron Park, invite you into the story of East Waco, explore gorgeous neighborhoods you've seen on TV and much more. You'll even be treated to a local coffee or ice cream!This tour is one of the most FUN things you'll do while in Waco. Our extensively trained tour staff are some of the best in the business - they will get to know you, make you laugh, and are experts on Waco! Consider Waco Tours your personal concierge for your Waco visit, showing you where to eat, where to shop, and the best things to do to make the most of your time. We recommend guests experience our tour at the beginning of their Waco visit.
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Specialty Museum
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The Waco Mammoth National Monument is a paleontological site and museum in Waco, Texas, United States where fossils of 24 Columbian mammoths
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Baylor University is a private research university in Waco, Texas. Baylor was chartered in 1845 by the last Congress of the Republic of Texas
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Waco

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Gift & Specialty Shops · Specialty Museums · Nightlife
Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas. The town happens to be home to the world's biggest Baptist university. You'll also find lush forests, golf courses, and picnic areas there. Wander around the Dr. Pepper museum or opt for an evening at one of the many theaters to complete a culturally satisfying itinerary of things to do in Waco. Add Waco and other destinations in United States to your travel plans using our United States trip builder website.

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Where to stay in Waco

Preplanning and booking in advance remain essential, as budget options close to Waco city center are often in high demand. Comfortable hotels, motels, and inns cater to a range of travelers. If you choose to stay at one of the properties farther from the center, keep in mind that you may have to decide on private transport as well.
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