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Visiting Llano, Texas

This week, our Small Town America tour stops in Llano, Texas, an historic town in the beautiful Texas Hill Country and the Deer Capital of Texas. We take you along as we discover all of the best things to do when you visit Llano.

We first visited Llano to attend the annual Llano River Chuck Wagon Cookoff. That, by the way, is a great event. Definitely put it on your list to go to one Spring.

Now let's talk about Llano...


Fun and Interesting Things to Do in Llano TX

Visit the Llano County Historical Museum.

Tour the Historic 1890s Llano Red Top Jail.

Enjoy a drink at the Llano Beer Company or Llano Craft Distillery

Take in a first run movie or a performance of the Llano Country Opry at the Historic 1927 Lantex Theater.

Savor the flavors of Texas at Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que, Inman's BBQ, or Hacienda Jalisco Mexican Restaurant.

And don't forget to stock up on fresh meats, produce and other groceries at Miiller's Meat Market and Smokehouse. (and no, that "ii" is not a typo)

Shopping at Miillers
Shopping at Miiller's
Shakedown Street
The Unexpected Funky Shakedown Street

Free Things to Do in Llano TX

Learn about the railroad history of Llano and collect information on more fun things to do at the Llano Railroad Museum and Visitor Center.

Enjoy a picnic and stroll in Badu Park along the banks of the Llano River.

Explore the funky Shakedown Street for artist murals and maybe some live music.

Walk the historic Llano town square and visit interesting places like the Llano News office and Enchanted Rocks and Jewelry.

Wander amongst the riverside art at Grenwelge Park.

Tour Downtown Llano in search of historic sites like the Dabbs Railroad Hotel. Much of Llano is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Search for Llano Selfie Stops to learn about the area, find unique hidden gems, and document your visit to Llano through photos.

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Our Basecamp for This Visit

πŸ“ LCRA's Black Rock Park on Lake Buchanan (approx 20 minutes East)

For More Information on Visiting Llano, Texas

Check out the Visit Llano, Texas website for upcoming events and more fun things to do in Llano.

Llano TX Fun Facts

Approximate Population




Year Founded


Average Summer Temperatures

69Β° - 96Β°

Average Winter Temperatures

32Β° - 65Β°

Geographic Area

5.6 square miles

A Few Photos from Visit to Llano, Texas

Llano County Courthouse
The Historic Llano County Courthouse
Llano Red Top Jail
Visiting the Red Top Jail
Llano Selfie Stop
Llano Selfie Stop
Llano is the Deer Capital of Texas
Llano is the Deer Capital of Texas
Sign in Downtown
Sign in Downtown
Inks Bridge and Llano River
View of the 1936 Inks Bridge and Llano River
RV Parking in Badu Park
RV Parking in Badu Park
Downtown Llano
Downtown Llano

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Tom and Stacie Langland
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