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    Barton Springs Pool

    Barton Springs Pool

    Ranked #1 overall in Austin things to do
    9.6345 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Pool
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    A large pool of refreshing spring water in the middle of the city?! Yas, that's Barton Springs Pool. It's a place where locals mingle with tourists, especially on weekends and ...

  • 2
    Zilker Metropolitan Park

    Zilker Metropolitan Park

    Ranked #2 overall in Austin things to do
    9.5270 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    A nice escape from the city. So green and perfect on a nice day. Cute dogs everywhere, easy to get to the ladybird lake path, and there are volleyball courts. ...

  • 3
    Texas State Capitol

    Texas State Capitol

    Ranked #3 overall in Austin things to do
    9.3268 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Government Building, Historic Site, Capitol Building
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    What a great meeting with organization Texas values! They empowered us to go speak to the folks at the Capital about relevant issues they will be voting for this session. ...

  • 4
    6th Street

    6th Street

    Ranked #4 overall in Austin things to do
    8.8218 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Landmark
    Popular withNightlifeStudentsHipsters

    It can be fun or a zoo down on 6th street. There are two sides, the more subdued hipster side and the bro-y "Dirty 6th" as the locals call it.

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    Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

    Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

    Ranked #5 overall in Austin things to do
    9.8185 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    A beautiful outdoors trail next to the lake in proximity to no wake water boats/cruises, Bat Bridge; week maintained.

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    South Congress Avenue

    South Congress Avenue

    Ranked #6 overall in Austin things to do
    9.5141 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Neighbourhood
    Popular withFoodiesArtsyHipsters

    Without a doubt a must see for first time visitor's to our great city and/ or repeat visitor's who just want to do something fun for a day or evening. ...

  • 7
    South Congress Bridge Bat

    South Congress Bridge Bat

    Ranked #7 overall in Austin things to do
    9.1143 reviews
    Outdoors, Historic Site, Bridge, Landmark, Sailing
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    I always take my guests here. It’s something different and fun to do. Don’t take the boat tour it’s not worth it. Better if you see them on or under ...

  • 8
    Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater

    Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater

    Ranked #8 overall in Austin things to do
    9.792 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Performing Arts, Music Venue, Theatre
    Popular withBusiness

    Infamous! For tickets to see a live taping of the Austin City Limits go to http://austincitylimitsliveatthemoodytheater.ticketoffices.com/

  • 9
    Rainey Street

    Rainey Street

    Ranked #9 overall in Austin things to do
    9.587 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Neighbourhood
    Popular withNightlifeFoodiesHipsters

    A must go if you like live music, bars and food trailers! The Rainey Street Historic District is a street of historic homes, many of the bungalow style, in downtown ...

  • 10
    Continental Club

    Continental Club

    Ranked #10 overall in Austin things to do
    9.586 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Music Venue, Nightclub
    Popular withNightlifeHipstersHistory

    The Continental club on South Congress is infamous since 1957 for its live music and the bands that have played there. The club still has that 50’s feel it had ...

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