Midland, Texas may be a smaller town but it still has a wealth of interesting places to explore and an extensive local history and culture. If you fancy yourself a history buff, science-minded or an art expert, there are places for you in Midland!
Odessa Meteor Crater and Museum
For your interest in science, take a trip to The Odessa Meteor Crater and Museum. Here you can view a 62,000-year-old meteor crater discovered in the 1800's. The site offers history, science, and chunks of the ancient meteorite which were excavated from the crater. There are other pieces of interesting outer space rock along with the meteorite exhibit. Walk along the trails surrounding the actual meteor crater and enjoy lunch at the outdoor picnic area. You won't be disappointed!
The Southwest Museum of Art and Natural History
Uncover a wealth of interesting facts and aesthetic views of the culture and history of the region at The Southwest Museum of Art and Natural History. Peruse through the exhibits on Native American tribes, Audubon's Natural History prints of local flora and fauna, artworks by local and national artists, unusual photography and more! The museum also offers summer concerts on the lawn, an art day for children and parents to enjoy and many more events and treasures to discover.
Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center
If you enjoy the theatre, look no further than the Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center in Midland. This lovely theatre has wonderful concerts, plays and so much more! It offers a chance to see some of the best performances ever. Upcoming performances include musicians such as Melissa Etheridge, Lyle Lovett, Kansas, Air Supply and many more. Nearby are some great restaurants for a delicious dinner before the show.
Do you enjoy treasure hunting? You just may love Sunflowers Antiques in Midland! They offer an array of vintage and collectible items, beautiful vintage jewelry, furnishings, artwork, antique china and so much more. This treasure trove of antiques has three buildings for you to wander through to your heart's content. Or try Antiques By Joseph, this lovely selection of various vintage and eclectic items will be sure to take you back in time. Not to mention a great selection of Fiesta Ware!
Midland has so many special things to offer you. Take some time and go explore the community and see what places will become your favorites! Contact our team of leasing consultants to learn more about our wonderful community and to arrange your private tour of our grounds and amenities.