Tourism-Related Closures in the Waco Area

Here is a list of tourism-related closures and COVID-19 changes in the Waco area. This is a rapidly changing situation, so if you know of anything that needs to be added, please email [email protected].

The Governor’s Report to Open Texas

Sheltering in Place

  • Waco Vacation Rentals is renting their short term rental properties as mid-term stays for those who are needing places to stay while they shelter in place.
  • Lori Davidson has two short term rentals available for sheltering in place. – Property IDS are 729987 and 1013519
  • To be added to this list, please email [email protected].

Silo District Trolley / LaSalle/Circle Shuttle

Waco Transit System will not be running the Silo District Trolley. The La Salle Circle Shuttle will be adjusted to 7:15 a.m. – 5:15 p.m., Monday-Saturday-until further notice.

Attractions & Facilities Closures

  • Magnolia Market & Silos grounds
  • Silos Baking Co.
  • Magnolia Press
  • Little Shop on Bosque
  • Magnolia Table
  • Waco Tourist Information Center
  • Waco Convention Center
  • Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Cameron Park Zoo
  • Texas Ranger Hall of Fame
  • Waco Mammoth National Monument
  • Martin Museum of Art
  • Dr Pepper Museum
  • Knox Center and Texas Ranger Education Center
  • Mayborn Museum
  • Armstrong Browning Library
  • Texas Sports Hall of Fame
  • East Terrace House Museum
  • McCulloch House Museum
  • Earle-Napier-Kinnard House Museum
  • Lake Waco Wetlands
  • Waco Tours
  • Brazos River Safari
  • Valley Mills Vineyards
  • Cottonwood Creek Golf Course
  • City of Waco Community Centers
  • Riverbend Ballpark
  • Redmen Museum
  • Disc Golf Courses
  • City Tennis Courts
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Playgrounds
  • Sul Ross Skate Park
  • City Basketball Courts

Hotel Closures

With the exception of those listed below, Waco’s hotels remain open for business as they are considered an essential service.

  • Waco Hilton
  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • Hilton Garden Inn


  • We are updating our Calendar of Events as we receive information about postponements or cancellations.

City Press Release from Wiley Stem

City To Close Facilities to the Public 3-13-20

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