Celebrities Used To Flock To This Tiny Texas Town To Experience Its Healing Mineral Waters
One of the most charming small towns in Texas, Mineral Wells, has a truly fascinating history. As its name suggests, the town was once home to wells whose water was said to possess incredible healing properties. People – including big-name celebrities like Judy Garland – arrived in droves to experience the magic for themselves. The town even capitalized on the phenomenon and marketed the water under the brand name “Crazy Water,” which is now sold in stores nationwide.
Have you ever visited Mineral Wells? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article to learn more about The Crazy Water Bath House.
Address: Mineral Wells, TX, USA
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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.