Things to Do

Frontier Texas!Abilene ZooAbilene, The Storybook Capital of Texas
The National Center for Children's Illustrated LiteratureThe Grace Museum12th Armored Division Memorial Museum - WWII
The Center for Contemporary ArtsHistorical Paramount TheatreBuffalo Gap Historic Village
PrimeTime Family Entertainment CenterPlay Faire Park Miniature Golf and More
Philharmonic Orchestra 

Other Things To Do:








Palazzo Reale

  • 2510 S. 14th St.Abilene
  • 325-690-0850
  • Shopping

Mon.-Sat.: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sun.: 1 to 5 p.m.
Antique and shabby chic furniture, glassware, art and decor items, jewelry, accessories, western primitives and a variety of other collectibles.


Play Faire Park

  • 2300 N. 2nd St.Abilene
  • 325-672-2977
  • Golf / Tennis

Established in 1947, Play Faire Park, the family fun center and miniature golf course, is one of the oldest, continuously operated miniature golf courses in the state. 2015 marks the opening of the parks 68th season. We offer affordable family fun and have also been voted one of the best date spots in town. Our concert series, tournaments, fundraisers, birthday parties and festivals aim to support the local music scene and provide a hip spot close to downtown Abilene that's not your typical getaway. Play Faire also offers you two 18-hole courses.


Plaza at Park Central

  • Hwy 83-84 & Southwest Dr.Abilene
  • Shopping

Putt Putt

  • 201 S. DanvilleAbilene
  • 325-692-7596
  • Golf / Tennis

Ranger Creek Goose

  • 325-260-8626Justin
  • Hunting

Dove hunting in over 20 sunflower fields within 10 to 20 miles of Abilene. Offering exclusive access to a 50,000-acre ranch that typically winters 10,000+ Sandhill cranes. Also offering duck and goose hunts.


River Oaks

  • 3301 S 14thAbilene
  • Shopping

Rust and Roses

  • 833 Butternut St.Abilene
  • 325-725-9049
  • Shopping

11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Mon. - Sat.
European antiques, shabby chic, antiques and collectibles


Salt Fork Ranch & Outfitters

  • 725 White Mines Rd.Abilene
  • 325-518-4345
  • Hunting

Salt Fork Ranch offers a variety of hunting packages to meet your hunting desires. Featured animals include: White tailed deer, hog, turkey, dove and quail. Hunts include opportunities to shoot varmints and predators including coyote, fox, bobcat, badger and mountain lion. Depending on the hunt you can expect a 70% shooting opportunity. Hunting Packages in Abilene have No Trophy or Hidden Fees EVER! The ranch covers approximately 1,000 acres of low fenced in hunting area and has the beautiful natural landscape of West Texas as the backdrop.


Santa Anna Hunting Area

  • 325-348-9267
  • 800 acres
    Pheasant, Quail, and Chukar

  • Hunting

Guide and hunting dogs; please call for additional use information