A visit to the Grande Lady offers tourists an opportunity to reveal several attractions all within a short 50 mile drive through the beautiful hill country ranches and farm lands. Just a few of these attractions are noted here. For more extensive information for attractions around the Hill County area please contact the Lake Whitney Chamber of Commerce https://www.facebook.com/LakeWhitneyChamber/ and the Greater Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce on Facebook.
Homestead Heritage 608 Dry Creek Rd. Waco, Texas 76705 Phone: (254) 754-9600 http://www.homesteadheritage.com is located 28 miles south of Whitney off of FM933.
Magnolia Market at the Silos by Chip and Joanna Gaines 601 Webster Ave Waco, Tx 76706 (254) 235-0603 https://magnolia.com located 36 miles from Whitney
Waco Mammoth National Monument 6220 Steinbeck Bend Dr., Waco, TX 76708 Phone:(254) 750-7946 https://www.nps.gov/waco/index.html
Baylor University www.Baylor.edu located in Waco approximately 37 miles south of Whitney offers numerous education, museums, arts and entertainment along with a larger Division I sports program.
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum 100 Texas Ranger Trail, Waco, Texas 76706 Ph (254) 750 – 8631 http://www.texasranger.org located approximately 36 miles south of Whitney.
Roadside America Museum 212 E. Elm Street, Hillsboro, Texas contact Carroll Estes 972-291-2958 for tour information. As seen on the Texas Country Reporter Great collection of memorabilia and antique cars. Location is approximately 12 miles east of Whitney.
Dinosaur Valley State Park 1629 Park Road 59, Glen Rose, Texas 76043 Ph (254) 897-4588 https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/dinosaur-valley located approximately 50 miles north west of Whitney
Hill County College http://www.hillcollege.edu Home of the Texas Heritage Museum located approximately 12 miles east of Whitney in Hillsboro.
McGregor, Texas. Home of the Coffee Shop Café, http://www.thecoffeeshop.us Frequented by President George Bush when he was visiting his ranch near Crawford. Located approximately 42 miles south of Whitney.
Lake Whitney State Park https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/lake-whitney 433 FM 1244 Whitney, Texas 76692 Ph. (254) 694-3793 located on beautiful Lake Whitney approximately 3 miles west of Whitney.
North Texas Airstream Park 200 Walnut Hill Ave, Hillsboro, TX 76645