East Texas City

Clarksville, Texas

Texas Main Street City

The Gateway To Pioneer Texas

The “Gateway to Pioneer Texas,” Clarksville was the first stop for many settlers crossing the Red River from Oklahoma. The Texas Main Street city features an 1884 courthouse, restored through the Texas Historical Commission’s Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program, and a town square that takes visitors back through time.

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Texas Forest Trail Partners

Red River County Chamber of Commerce

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150 Years Of Texas History In The Starr Family Home In Marshall

Nestled in the heart of Marshall’s museums and cultural activities, Starr Family Home State Historic Site is composed of several elegant structures. Period furnishings, clothing, and antiques trace the transition of the buildings through four generations of the Starr family in Texas history. Click here to read more.