There Are Nearly 100 Must-See Historic Landmarks In The Charming Town Of Jefferson, Texas
There are tons of historic small towns in Texas, but Jefferson just might be the most special of them all. Nestled way out east in the Piney Woods, this pre-Civil War settlement features nearly 100 historic buildings. Many of them are listed on the National Register of Historic Places! Here’s why you should visit this charming town.
Have you ever visited Jefferson? Are there any other historic small towns in Texas worth a visit? Granbury is one of our favorites. Tell us your thoughts in the comments!
Address: Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Address: Jefferson General Store, 113 E Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Address: Jefferson Carnegie Library, 301 W Lafayette St, Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Address: The Excelsior House Hotel, 211 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Address: Jefferson Historical Museum, 223 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.