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Before You Visit

Before visiting our community, take a look below at our top five things to do, our cost comparison spreadsheet, and a checklist to bring when you are ready for a tour.

Top 5 Things to do at University Place

  1. Enjoy an afternoon tea or coffee overlooking our koi pond from our outside courtyard or interior activity room.
  2. Grab your walking shoes and take a stroll along the walking trails surrounding our community. Ready for a break? Relax under the gazebo for a few minutes before beginning your next lap.
  3. Join us for Movie Night! Every Friday we serve refreshments and enjoy the latest flick, or even an oldie but goodie in our TV Room.
  4. Test your luck and join our card players every Monday night for a game of 42.
  5. Tap your heels with us for Bluegrass Thursdays! Every Thursday evening one of the best Bluegrass bands this side of Nashville performs for our residents.

Top 5 Things to do in Abilene

  1. View Texas History at the Frontier Texas Museum. The official visitor center for Abilene, the museum has a wonderful exhibit about our region as well as a Texas-themed gift shop.
  2. Get your gourmet cowboy-inspired BBQ fix on at Perini’s Ranch Steakhouse.
  3. Three universities call Abilene home: Abilene Christian University, Hardin-Simmons University, and McMurry University. These students regularly visit our community and help with activities and performances.
  4. Catch a movie or live performance at the historic Paramount Theater in the heart of downtown.
  5. Spend an afternoon with the animals! The Abilene Zoo and Aquarium have an excellent assortment of animals to view.


Ready to Visit University Place?

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