Three square blocks in the heart of old downtown surround the 1896 Ginocchio Hotel, 800 N. Washington. 903/702-7777. Another feature is the white-frame Allen house, a typical example of early Texas architecture, circa 1877. 610 N. Washington St.
Guided tours, providing information about the architecture and history of the building, are available. Tours are 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wed., Thu. and Fri. Free admission. Peter Whetstone Square. 903/935-8417. www.harrisoncountymuseum.org
The exhibit area has railroad memorabilia and city artifacts. Learn the history of the Texas and Pacific Railroad. A model train moves around half-a-dozen Marshall landmarks built to scale by a local resident. Gift shop, Amtrak's ticket counter and waiting area are included. Open 10 a.m.–4 p.m. T...
The museum features the history of the facility and a video presentation of the process. Other exhibits include an antique pottery wheel and photographs. Enjoy demonstrations of pottery-making and firing; greenhouse. Open 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Mon.–Sat. Reservations accepted for camping. 4901 Elysian Fie...
Features the work of the late Russian American post impressionist, Leo Michelson. The museum also displays the Gloria and Bernard Kronenberg Collection of early 20th-century artists and the Ramona and Jay Ward Collection of rare African masks. Open 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tue.–Fri. and 1–4 p.m. Sat. Close...
This Texas Historical Commission property tells the story of the Starr family and their important role in Texas' settlement after the Civil War. The Maplecroft mansion is furnished with family furniture, portraits and clothing from 1870–1900. Open 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tue.–Sat and noon–4 p.m. Sun. Admi...
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