McAllen: Small Town With Great Culture
McAllen is a small Texas border town that has a thriving art and culture scene, and a unique feel. The International Museum of Art & Science is home to an impressive collection of art, especially of the Southwestern type. The museum is very well suited to family visits, since there are many interactive art activities for the children to enjoy. The city is also known as an ideal spot for birdwatching. Take a trip to the Quinta Mazatlan to see this charming old Southwest style hacienda that has become a meeting place for birders."