Visit The Grinch’s Lair In An Old Texas Jail For A Unique Christmas Experience

This Christmas, Mr. Grinch has decided to leave his secluded perch high above Whoville and pay Texas a visit. He’ll be hiding out in the Old Anderson County Jail in Palestine, offering visitors an exclusive look into what all encompasses stealing an entire holiday. Will his heart be two sizes too small or bursting at the seams? You’ll just have to find out.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ever visited the Grinch’s Lair? Are there any other unique, little-known holiday attractions going on in Texas this season? Let us know your favorites!

Also in Palestine is the famous Polar Express train ride. Head there afterwards and make it a full day of Christmas magic!