Explore the best things to do in College Station, TX

Located in the heart of the Brazos Valley, the Country Inn & Suites in College Station welcomes guests who want to discover all of the best things to do in College Station and Bryan, TX. This charming city, once a whistle-stop for Aggies headed to school, has grown to become a center of innovation and education. You won’t want to miss a visit to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum on the Texas A&M campus to see re-creations of his Oval Office and Camp David office. If you’re interested in military history, make a point of visiting the Sam Houston Sanders Corps of Cadets Center on campus to see exhibits describing their heritage from 1876 to today. The Museum of the American G. I. features restored tanks, howitzers, uniforms, and the dog tags for every Texas veteran who died in Vietnam.

Younger visitors will be entertained with a trip to The Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley and the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History. If you prefer a more active afternoon, head to one of 52 city parks, such as nearby Stephen C. Beachy Central Park, which offers sports facilities, a fishing pond, and a splash pad. When the day winds down, it’s time to explore the variety of fine dining, live music, and theater that’s found a home in College Station.

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Texas A&M University Athletics

2.62 mi / 4.22 km from the hotel
Cheer for the Aggies in 20 different NCAA Division I sports. Visit the website for tickets and scheduling information.

Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History

3.7 mi / 5.95 km from the hotel
View more than 22,000 artifacts on display at this museum of natural history. Be sure to stop by the interactive exhibits, which include a Discovery Room to see live snakes, scorpions, turtles, and other fascinating creatures.

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

3.67 mi / 5.9 km from the hotel
One of the top attractions in the state, this museum explores the life and legacy of our 41st president, George H.W. Bush. Admission includes an audio wand for the tour, and guests are welcome to take photos throughout the facility.

Grand Station Entertainment

0.25 mi / 0.41 km from the hotel
Fun awaits you and your family at Grand Station Entertainment. Picture mini golf, 40 lanes of bowling, laser tag, and arcade games under one roof. When you've worked up an appetite, grab some food and drinks at one of two on-site restaurants.

Messina Hof Winery

6.08 mi / 9.78 km from the hotel
This family-owned winery produces more than 130,000 gallons of wine annually. Take a tour, indulge in a wine tasting, and then choose a bottle or two to take home.

Post Oak Mall

0.62 mi / 0.99 km from the hotel
Shop to your heart's content at Post Oak Mall. The sprawling shopping center is home to many popular retailers like Macy's, Dillard's, and Forever 21.