Amarillo, located in the Texas Panhandle, the City known as the "Yellow Rose", is one of a few remaining Texas cities where a feeling of the Old West still lingers on.
Parkview House Bed and Breakfast is centally located at the edge of Amarillo's Historic District, minutes from I-40, I-27, downtown/Civic Center, Historic Old Route 66, and Palo Duro Canyon.
There are lots of great fun things to do. See a real rodeo, hike, picnic, and or ride horseback in the Palo Duro Canyon.
( second largest Canyon in the U.S.!) Attend either of the two seasonal outdoor musicals "TEXAS", held in the Palo Duro Canyon, or "Lone Star Rising", held at Lake Meredith.
Especially interesting museums are the American Quarter Horse Heritage and the Panhandle Plains Historical museums.
Be sure not to forget a nostalgic trip on "Old Route 66" and, perhaps, scout out that special antiques' find.
Guests may also visit some of the cities' cultural museums and notable art galleries.
Amarillo's local restaurants serve up everything from barbeque to Italian cuisine, all just minutes away from Parkview House.
Cutural interests, include the ballet, opera, symphony and Amarillo's Little Theatre.(the US's oldest continuely operating Community theatre.) Additionally, Amarillo's Civic Center hosts special events such as Concerts and Broadway musicals, Craft and/or Antique shows, plus various sporting events, such as Hockey with the Rattlers. You may also like to see the Amarillo Dillas play baseball.
Amarillo has ample shopping of all kinds, especially for those seeking Western wear, with lots of unique gifts and crafts, plus a selection of souvenirs for family and friends.
We'd love to WELCOME "YOU" to the Parkview House and our city known as the "Yellow Rose."