McKinney (Texas)

You can explore the collection of 19th-century structures in McKinney or stroll down the quaint Main Street, which is dotted with individual stores.

Main Street

Main Street, the city's main thoroughfare for dining and shopping, contributes to McKinney's distinction from its neighbours.

Chestnut Square Historic Park

You are taken back to the beginnings of McKinney at Chestnut Square. By exploring the ten buildings that have been preserved and date from 1854 to 1930.

Franconia Brewing Company

Franconia has been brewing beer in McKinney since 2008, when German brew master Dennis Wehrman arrived from Bavaria.

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

This museum uses a variety of indoor and outdoor exhibits to introduce kids to the natural world.

Towne Lake

A dock and paddleboats are available on the 22-acre lake. Even folks fishing on the pier or just lounging in the sun can be seen all year round.

Lone Star Wine Cellars

Some people might be surprised to learn that Texas boasts a thriving wine industry. In reality, wine-making has a long history dating back to the early 1600s.

Collin County Historical Society & Museum

Collin County is named after the early Texas settler and politician Collin McKinney, who helped instigate the Texas Revolution in 1835

Oak Hollow Golf Course

The public golf course in McKinney provides a fun round of golf at a reasonable price. It is bordered by forests, you get a lot of golf for your money.

Lewisville Lake

On the western borders of McKinney sits this water reservoir, offering nice respite from the harsh Texas summers.