The indoor activities to beat the heat in Waco, Texas!
Texas heat-approved, family-friendly indoor activities!
Looking to beat the Texas heat and keep your kiddos entertained? We created a list of all the best Wacoan favorites to beat the heat in Waco, Texas!
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Here are Wacoan’s top places to visit to beat the heat in Waco, Texas!
Why we love it: A paleontological site and museum with fossils of 24 Columbian mammoths and other mammals from the Pleistocene Epoch have been uncovered.
Location: 6220 Steinbeck Bend Dr, Waco, TX 76708
Follow on social: @wacomammothfoundation
Why we love it: Waco’s natural science and cultural history museum. Plus a discovery center that encourages hands-on learning for all ages as well as a Historic Village. Perfect for all ages!
Location: 1300 S University Parks Dr, Waco, TX 76706
Follow on social: @maybornmuseum
Why we love it: A super cool gallery examining the history & memorabilia of soft drinks in a 1906 bottling plant.
Location: 300 S 5th St, Waco, TX 76701
Follow on social: @drpeppermuseum
Why we love it: Featuring rooms built around themes that are designed to test your wits against challenging clues, perplexing puzzles, and maddening mysteries. Perfect family-friendly or date activity!
Location: 711 Washington Ave, Waco, TX 76701
Follow on social: @wacoescaperooms
Why we love it: A fun bowling alley with many lanes featuring casual grub & pitchers, leagues & party events. Take the family out for a fun night of competition!
Location: 4565 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710
Follow on social: @bowlerobowl
Why we love them: Multiple shops all in one! Everything from clothes to home decor and more.
Location: 213 Mary Ave, Waco, TX 76701
Follow on social: @spicevillage
Why we love them: A vineyard close to Waco offering fine wines made with 100% Texas-grown grapes.
Location:1686 FM1637, Valley Mills, TX 76689
Follow on social: @valleymillsvineyards
Why we love them: Axe throwing, BYOB. Enough said! Check it out!
Location: 924 Austin Ave. Waco, Texas 76701
Follow on social: @stumpyshhwaco
Why we love them: A distillery offering tastings and tours in an old welding shop.
Location: 225 S 11th St, Waco, TX 76701
Follow on Social: @balconeswaco
There you have it! The best list of indoor activities! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexaslivingwaco with all your adventures!
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