East Texas City

Mineola, Texas

National Main Street City

Visit The Railroad Museum

The birthplace of philanthropist and art patron Ima Hogg, this Texas Main Street city was founded in 1873. The Select Theater, believed to be the longest continuously operating theater in Texas, features both movies and live productions. Mineola’s 1950s depot is still used by Amtrak passengers and is reminiscent of this city’s railroad town beginnings. Festivals include Main Street Wine Fest, Bigfoot Meets NatureFest, Mays Days, MLOTA’s Art Festival and Quilt Show, Ironhorse and Holiday of Lights.

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Texas Forest Trail Partners

Mineola Historic Museum

Mineola Nature Preserve

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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.