Tours

Explore McKinney via multiple tour options. If there is another type of tour you or your group might be interested in, contact the McKinney CVB at 888-649-8499 and we can develop one to meet your needs.

Historic

  • Chestnut Square – Walking (both docent and self guided), trolley tours, and ghostly haunting tours
  • Heard-Craig House – Majestic circa 1900 estate that includes incredible Texas art
  • Downtown Square Walking Tours – Maps with commentary and a mobile guide available on the city website.
  • Guided Walking Tours of Downtown Historic District – The city’s Historic Preservation Officer will soon be offering monthly guided tours. Check back for more information.

Foodie

  • Food Walks of Texas – Guides Paul and Lali Miles talk about McKinney’s fascinating history while enjoying its best culinary delights.
  • We Ate Well Tours - Guide Tricia Scruggs leads you through the historic square’s tasty offerings while sharing McKinney’s history, character, and charm.

Nature

  • Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary – 289-acre nature preserve offers several kinds of tours.
    • Second Saturday Bird Walks
    • Third Saturday Nature Talks
    • Night Hikes
    • Self-guided tours of the miles of nature trails through various habitats
  • Mitas Hill Vineyard Tour - Tours are held on Saturdays and Sundays and include a discussion of winery tools and the process used to make wines. Large groups maybe call ahead for an appointment. 
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