- The list below includes 14 free or cheap things to do in or near Jefferson, Texas, including 38 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Historic Homes, Children's Play Area and Specialty Museums.
- From Oakwood Cemetery to The Grove, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Jefferson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Longview.
Jefferson was nicknamed the 'Riverport to the Southwest' when The House of Four Seasons was built in 1872. The house now serves as a bed and breakfast, can be toured, and often hosts weddings and special events.
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305 East Austin Street, Jefferson, TX MoreLess Info
The Jefferson Transportation & Visitor Center is a center dedicated to assisting visitors during their trip in the city. Restaurant, lodging, and entertainment recommendations are among the services the center provides to its visitors.
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223 West Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657 MoreLess Info
Visitors can explore the early history of northeast Texas at the Jefferson Historical Museum. The museum includes Civil War artifacts, Caddo Indian artifacts, implements used by early pioneers, and clothing from early Texans.
Led by a local historian, Historic Ghost Tours of Jefferson takes the visitor on a 1.5-hour walk through the alleys and side streets of Jefferson. Jefferson, Texas, may be the most haunted little town in America.
Visitors can view Atalanta Jay Gould's Railroad Car, even though Jefferson would not allow Gould to run his railroad through the town. The railroad magnate's car has four bedrooms, dining room, kitchen, butler's pantry, lounge, and bathroom.