Discover... San Marcos, Texas
San Marcos, Texas is a destination known the world
over for fantastic shopping and beautiful surroundings. Conveniently
situated halfway between San Antonio and Austin, our hometown is
within driving distance of these metropolitan hubs, yet it remains
a world away from the hustle and bustle of big city life.
Shopping for Some Peace of Mind?
Hays Country Courthouse, a time-honored
Every year, more and more people are discovering the
incredible savings that can be found at our outlet malls, now the
third most-visited attraction in Texas! With amazing discounts,
up to 70% off retail, the prices at the Tanger Outlet Center and
Prime Outlets - San Marcos are hard to resist. With more than 200
different stores to choose from, there's something for everyone.
For that more unique find, Historic Downtown shopping
is an adventure waiting to happen. With the backdrop of the picturesque
Square in the historic heart of San Marcos, browse through quaint
storefronts, eat at one of the local cafes, and check out great
finds from art to antiques and Texas-style gift shops in this tranquil
Step Into Another Time...
Visit and enjoy our National Register Historic Downtown
and Residential Districts, as well as a number of other time-honored
attractions. Key sights and tours include Belvin Street Historic
District, Charles S. Cock House Museum, Heritage Visitors' Center
at the Hays Country Courthouse along with Tours of Old San Marcos
and more. Regardless of the historic path you take, you'll find
a timeless place alive with the memories of yesteryear.
We'll Feed Your Spirit and Free Your Mind...
After you've shopped and enriched your mind, let go
completely and let the adventure begin. Enjoy tubing, canoeing and
relaxation on the San Marcos River in the heart of the city. Also
on the venue is the fresh water springs of Aquarena Center, where
you can ride glass-bottom boats and get an intimate look at the
unique plant and animal species that thrive in the river plus much
more. Include Wonder World on your tour where you can explore earthquake-formed
caverns and ride to the peak of the 110-foot Tejas Observation Tower.
San Marcos, Texas is a relaxing place to be, yet there's always
something going on for those in search of fun. Whether it's shopping,
history, the great outdoors or old-fashioned family fun, San Marcos,
Texas has the answers you've been searching for.
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San Marcos Convention & Visitors Bureau
202 N. C.M. Allen Parkway
San Marcos, TX 78667
Phone: (512) 393-5900
Fax: (512) 393-5912