Things To Do In And Around Crossroads Inn & Suites Located In Victoria, Texas

The Gold Crescent offers endless excitement and entertainment only two hours from San Antonio, Houston and Corpus Christi. Here, visitors can explore fascinating museums like the McNamara House, or catch impressive performing arts productions at Theater Victoria. Hang out and people watch in DeLeon Plaza and Bandstand, or go wild at the Texas Zoo. The area is known for its colorful festivals like the Boot Festival, great shopping at Victoria Mall, and acclaimed academics at the University of Houston-Victoria.


 

Nave Museum =>Lets Go

Nave Museum located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

Nave Museum located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

Art enthusiasts can get up close to the fascinating, colorful works by Texas artist Royston Naves.

Named in his honor, the Nave Museum features six to eight exhibitions each year, and showcases a diverse array of works including portraiture’s and landscapes by the famed Texas artist himself, as well as ceramics, decorative arts, paintings and more.

For kids, the museum offers free children’s workshops through the Manhattan Art Program, and exciting events like the Chalk Walk.

 

 


Children’s Discovery Museum =>Lets Go

kidsSpark creativity and imagination in the Crossroads City. In downtown Victoria, kids can create masterful art works at Art Palooza, strap on a pair of boots and whip up local grub at the Triple B Ranch, or pretend to be the best animal doctor in town. El Mercado offers an education in the heritage of the Golden Crescent region. Don’t miss the museum’s newest addition, PC Science, which introduces visitors to the local petro chemical industry, or get hands-on with the giant Lite Bright.


 

The Museum of the Coastal Bend =>Lets Go
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The Museum of the Coastal Bend located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

The Museum of the Coastal Bend located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

The Museum of the Coastal Bend showcases the rich multi-cultural heritage of the mid-coastal region of Texas.

The Museum’s mission is to enhance the appreciation and enjoyment of the region’s heritage. The Museum’s purpose is to collect, preserve, exhibit, interpret, and educate using the history and heritage of the region.

For many years The Victoria College worked with board advisers and volunteers from Victoria and nearby communities to develop the Museum of the Coastal Bend. The Victoria College is an established higher educational institution that has served the Coastal Bend community since 1925.

 

 


Texas Zoo =>Lets Go

Texas Zoo located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

Texas Zoo located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

Since 1957, the Texas Zoo in Victoria has been delivering wild entertainment, and inviting guests to explore the animal kingdom.

Spot fascinating ocelots, foxes, badgers, red wolves, lions, tapirs and playful river otters, or join educational zoo tours, lectures and exciting camps for kids. Visitors will want to head to Fish and Turtle Moat, the Aviary or the Petting Zoo to get up close to their favorite reptiles and mammals.

If you’re feeling up for a challenge, uncover archaeological finds at the Dig Site.

The Texas Zoo connects people with wildlife from Texas and the rest of the world; and advances conservation through education, recreation, science and action.


RIVERSIDE PARK =>Lets Go

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Texas Zoo located in Victoria Texas is close to Crossroads Inn & Suites

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Riverside Park, 562 acres of woodland, is bordered by four and one-half miles of the Guadalupe River. Two hundred picnic areas are provided with tables, Bar-B-Q pits and benches. Several of these areas are set aside for group outings.

 

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