Explore Amarillo from Our Convenient Starting Point
The Country Inn & Suites provides a location off I-40 and the historical Route 66, which is a perfect place to begin for groups and families looking for things to do in Amarillo. Notable attractions in the area include the Amarillo Civic Center and the Don Harrington Discovery Center. Spend the day riding thrilling coasters at Wonderland Amusement Park, or head to the stunning Palo Duro Canyon State Park for an exciting outdoor adventure. Westgate Mall is only a mile away and features over 100 stores.
Family Fun and Shopping
- Cal Farley's (5.5 miles)
Tour the ranch or attend the annual rodeo to support this charitable organization that seeks to empower children and young adults.
Phone: +1 (806) 372-2341
- Downtown Amarillo (6.5 miles)
Attend a performance at the Amarillo Little Theatre, the Amarillo Opera or the Amarillo Symphony. You can also shop at local boutiques and dine at regional restaurants.
- Westgate Mall (1 mile)
Browse more than 100 stores, including American Eagle, Best Buy and Eddie Bauer at Amarillo’s largest mall.
Phone: +1 (806) 358-7221
- Wonderland Amusement Park (8.5 miles)
From kid-friendly rides to roller coasters like the Texas Tornado, this local amusement park offers attractions to keep families busy all day.
Phone: +1 (800) 383-4712
Parks, Museums and Educational Activities
- Don Harrington Discovery Center (1.9 miles)
Interactive exhibits like the Imagination Playground and the Space Theater planetarium invite kids to experiment with biology, engineering and astronomy.
Phone: +1 (806) 355-9547
- Palo Duro Canyon State Park (26 miles)
Called the “Grand Canyon of Texas,” Palo Duro Canyon State Park features more than 30 miles of trails for hiking, cycling or horseback riding. In the summer you can attend TEXAS, a family-friendly outdoor musical drama.
Phone: +1 (806) 488-2227
- Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum (15.8 miles)
Explore Native American culture, the story of oil and the impact of the World Wars on Texas at this diverse museum with exhibits that span 14,000 years of history.
Phone: +1 (806) 651-2244
- Amarillo Civic Center Complex (6.7 miles)
Cheer on the Amarillo Bulls during a thrilling hockey game, visit a convention or witness an exciting concert at this expansive complex.
Phone: +1 (806) 378-3096
- Tri-State Exposition (9 miles)
The home of the famous Tri-State Fair & Rodeo, this exposition center also hosts other events like livestock shows, chili cook-offs and monster truck rallies.
Phone: +1 (806) 376-7767
Other Nearby Attractions