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Paris, Texas, USA

Attractions in Paris, Texas

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Samuel Bell Maxey House State Historic Site 903-785-5716
    812 South Church Street, Paris, TX 75460
    The house was built by ex-Confederate General and United States Senator, Samuel Bell Maxey. Tour hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week, closed major holidays.... more info  map

  • Scott Roden Home 903-784-4333
    425 South Church Street, Paris, TX 75460
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this elaborate home was built by European trained architect J.L. Wees and is one of the finest examples of... more info  map

  • Swaim's Hardware 903-784-3321
    240 First Street Southwest at Austin, Paris, TX 75460
    An old-fashioned hardware store where the floor is wood, the stock runs from horse giggings to cookware, and the motto is "Kf we don't have it, it's not made." more info  map

  • Wise House, The 903-784-1484
    418 West Washington Street, Paris, TX 75460
    Three stories tall, built with sturdy red brick, and decorated with ornate Queen Anne style scrollwork, it once served as the home of W.B. Wise and his family. The house... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • A.M. & Welma Aikin Regional Archives 903-785-7661
    2400 Clarksville Street, Paris, TX 75460
    Located at Paris Junior College
    The A.M. and Welma Aikin Regional Archives, dedicated in 1978 in honor of Senator and Mrs. Aikin for their many years of service to the people of Texas, houses their... more info  map

  • Paris Public Library 903-785-8531
    326 South Main Street, Paris, TX 75460
    Opened in 1927, this public library offers thousands of books and reference materials, as well as a collection of local history that includes books and newspaper... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Hayden Museum of American Art 903-785-1925
    930 Cardinal Lane, Paris, TX 75460
    Open by appointment only, this museum consists of four galleries and features an array of exhibits including a permanent collection of graphic art, archival photography,... more info  map

  • Reflections Glass and Gifts 903-784-8229
    1445 Clarksville lin Williamsburg Shopping Center, Paris, TX 75460
    This is a studio and gallery for stained and leaded glass, handblown glass, painted glass, and hand-painted decorative items. more info  map

  • Thrasher's Art Studio 903-785-1579
    1819 US Highway 271 North, Paris, TX 75460
    The artist here has a national reputation for Western art including paintings of Texas bluebonnets and wildlife. more info  map


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