The Buddy Holly Center is located in the renovated historic Ft. Worth & Denver Depot. The center provides a facility that features a wide variety of programs encompassing music, music history, the visual arts and educational outreach initiatives. The Buddy Holly Center currently houses a Fine Arts Gallery, the Buddy Holly Gallery and the Texas Musicians Hall of Fame.
Welcome to Texas Star Trading Co., where you'll find interesting books, unique gifts, souvenirs, delicious gourmet and toe-tapping music -- all representing the Lone Star State. Carefully chosen books by and about Texans, music ranging from country to bluegrass to gospel, creative gift baskets, Texas-made gifts and gourmet, Abilene and Texas T-shirts and more. The best place to shop for a Texas gift!
The Quanah Acme & Pacific Railroad Museum was opened in 1910 for passengers. In the 80's the Historical Society purchased the building and started work on a museum. There are 20 rooms that share the history of Hardeman County. The bottom floor covers Railroad, Pioneer, Quanah Parker and Lane Frost. The top floor has the last curator's room, West Texas Utilities, and the Quanah Cotton Oil Mill.
It's a come-as-you-are neighborhood restaurant offering favorites like Cedar Plank Salmon, Fish Tacos, Stuffed Alaskan Flounder, and Grill Specialties. Enjoy wild catch chalkboard features and the new calorie counted BODY and SOLE menu. Happy Hour features famous Rock-A-Rita margaritas, 18 oz. schooners of cold beer, wine and spirits for your enjoyment.
In this family-friendly show, set against an authentic tapestry of history, the show's fictional characters bring to life the stories, struggles and triumphs of the settlers of the Texas Panhandle in the 1800s. Song and dance abound-and a generous helping of good ol' Texas humor too-with spellbinding lighting, special fire and water effects, including the Dancing Waters of Texas! Located in Pioneer Theater.
The park is open 24-7, with many activities for every age. Explore the 7 original buildings of the fort. Activities include, historical study, camping, hiking, biking and much more. 10 miles of trails to bike ride and enjoy. Guided tours available. Much to do in Jacksboro which is also the home of the state 4-H program. A park which is much more than a park, including a new swimming pool right off the hiking trail.
Come visit a West Texas lake with an abundance of water, fun and relaxation. Offering RV and tent camping, fishing, picnic areas, sandy swimming beaches, along with ATV and mountain bike trails. Special events for the whole family all summer long including an annual fireworks show. Only 5 miles from Lubbock, so come experience an oasis in West Texas.
Explore more places
- Buffalo Gap
- Cross Plains
- Denver City