Greenville, the gateway to scenic East Texas, is the perfect location for a relaxing, laid-back weekend, a live music experience or a few days of delving into the history of cotton, the railroad and the people of East Texas past.
Greenville’s historic downtown features the award-winning Landon Winery, live music venues, new restaurants, antique shops, apparel boutiques and specialty stores; all situated in historic buildings. The vintage 1930s Texan Theater and the historic Greenville Municipal Auditorium offer live entertainment. The ever popular Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum beckons visitors and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library has the perfect Genealogy references for a detailed search of your East Texas ancestors.
Great outdoor recreation opportunities await with five area lakes, nearby nature preserves and the rehabilitated 100-year-old Graham Park delivers a kid and pet friendly experience under the shade of colossal century oaks.
With a water park due for completion in 2016, new restaurants and retail venues opening regularly, Greenville’s historic legacy is growing. Come experience the unique heritage and bright future for yourself, and by all means, bring your friends.