With hundreds of artifacts, this interactive museum documents the nation's military from the American Revolution to Iraq. Also features a Hall of Freedom and a Hall of Presidents. Open 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Group tours by appointment weekdays. Admission charge. 22450 F.M. 2493, Bullard. www.america...
Features hundreds of specimens of animals, reptiles and fish from Africa and North America. Includes a 1920s grocery store. Open Mar. 1-Sept. 30 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat. and Oct. 1-Feb. 28 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Closed major holidays. 1600 W. SW Loop 323. www.brookshires.com/museum
Started in 1938 as a backyard menagerie. This 85-acre park features more than 2,000 endangered and beautiful animals from Africa, North America and South America in natural habitats. Picnic facilities. Open March 1-Labor Day 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily and Labor Day-Feb. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 2203 Martin Luther...
Located in the University of Texas Health Science Center, this unique monument honors Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine veterans who served during World War II. Open daily. . At U.S. 271 and Texas 155 North.
Once a prisoner-of-war compound used for Union troops during the Civil War, it now includes a park, a kiosk with a history of the camp, a walking trail with signage, a reconstruction of a POW cabin, and picnic areas. Open dawn-dusk daily. Free. At U.S. 271 and Camp Ford Parkway. www.smithcountyh...
The center encourages an interest in, and support for, science education, with traveling hands-on science exhibits and large-screen movies. Open Tue.-Sun. 1327 S. Baxter Ave. www.tjc.edu/CESSE
Dating to the 1860s, the district includes Tudor Revival, Classical Revival, Colonial, Craftsman, Queen Anne and Ranch-style homes. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Bounded on the north by East Houston; on the east by South Oakland, East Wells and South Donnybrook; on the sout...
Three exhibit halls are featured at this downtown children's math and science museum. Many activities focus on "hands-on" learning. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat. and 1-5 p.m. Sun. Closed all major holidays. Admission charge. 308 N. Broadway St. www.discoveryscienceplace.org
A delight for antique lovers and historians, this antebellum landmark brings the past to life with original furnishings and memorabilia dating to the mid-1800s. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Sat. 624 N. Broadway. www.goodmanmuseum.com
These adjacent municipal lakes include marinas, boat ramps, and parks for fishing and boating. Call ahead about water levels. About 12 miles southeast of Tyler via Texas 110.
These are photos of Tyler. Explore more Texas To-Dos for inspiration for your next trip!
Plan your Texas trip then take your Passport with you.
You are now leaving TravelTex.com. You are on your way to an external website.
Economic Development & Tourism (EDT) provides these links solely for the convenience
of our visitors and does not endorse, operate or control the external websites.
EDT cannot be liable for direct or indirect damage to the user resulting from Internet
connections, including but not limited to viruses, pop ups, spyware, or offensive
Don't show this message again.