- Our list of the best things to do in Tyler, Texas, features the top 24 nearby activities — including 13 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Tyler, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Tyler, TX
Located near the Historical District in Palestine, Dogwood Six Theatres provides a small town movie experience accompanied with a Texan charm. With smaller theatres and a well-educated and friendly staff, a trip to the movies becomes much more personal.
A family fun park and amusement facility, DOGWOOD JUNCTION offers a variety of attractions. The park has go karts, miniature golf, batting cages, video and redemption games in the arcade, and an extensive snack bar.
Built in the mid-19th century and later owned by Colonel G.R. Howard, the Howard House Museum in Palestine, Texas is an architectural relic. Representing the very beginning of the cities development, visitors can enjoy in its splendor with a guided tour.
Built in 1931, the Haunted Little Jail is a haunted tourist attraction owned by local citizens with a love for history. In addition to providing haunted tours, the jail also hosts a Grinch themed event during the holiday season.
Operated by the Texas State Railroad, the Polar Express Ride is based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg and the animated film by the same name. The 70-minutue ride takes families on a round trip ride to the North Pole.
Located in historic downtown Palestine, Granny Muffin Wines features a wide array of red, white, blush, and dessert wines. The shop also features handcrafted gifts and works of art, including wind chimes and musical clocks.
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400 S Micheaux Avenue, Palestine, TX 75801 MoreLess Info
Run by local volunteers, Museum for East Texas Culture holds a variety of artifacts relevant to the county of Anderson's history. Its exhibits include a black history exhibit, a fire department collection, restored school room, and railroad memorabilia.