College Station Information

Nothing defines a city better than its people. College Station, home to over 67,000 residents, is the largest city in the metropolitan area (pop. 152,000), and is home to Texas A&M University, the third largest public university in the nation. A Big XII Conference school and a major research institution, Texas A&M brings diversity of race, culture and nationality to College Station, and reflects much of the vibrancy, tradition and spirit that make it a special place.

Some of the top choices for visitors around the city include:

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
1000 George Bush Drive, College Station, TX 77845
260-9552
The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is located on a ninety-acre site on the West Campus of Texas A&M University. The Library and Museum is situated on a plaza adjoining the Presidential Conference Center and the Texas A&M Academic Center. It operates under the administration of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) under the provisions of the Presidential Libraries Act of 1955.

J. Wayne Stark University Center Galleries
283 Wellborn Road, College Station, TX 77840
979-845-5401
Located in the Memorial Student Center; the art collections and exhibitions change every six to eight weeks.

Special Olympics Texas
College Station, TX
800-876-5646
The mission of Special Olympics Texas is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities [mental retardation], giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.