West Texas Book Festival

Around Abilene

Make your visit one to remember. Below are some of the great attractions and activities that will be in town either during the West Texas Book Festival or during the weeks before and after. (Links are provided when available.)

Visit the Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau web site at www.abilenevisitors.com to find out about places to stay, shop, eat, and have fun in Abilene.

Abilene Roundup Pass

See Abilene's best attractions at a reduced cost!

The pass can be purchased at any participating venue

or at the Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1101 North 1st. (The T&P Station)

Abilene Zoo

National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature

102 Cedar, featuring "Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos & Toys in the Attic"

Ft. Phantom Hill

Explore the ruins of an old Army Fort.

Center for Contemporary Arts

Artwork by contemporary artists in a variety of media.

The Grace Museum

102 Cypress- featuring art, history, and children's museums

Frontier Texas!

625 N. 1st Street -- Relive the Old West with the help of

state-of-the-art technology.

12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

A teaching museum for the study of World War II and its impact on

the American people.

Buffalo Gap Historic Village

Award-winning living history museum

Baird Antique Shops

Antique capital of Texas.

Old Jail Art Museum in Albany

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