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Historic Anderson County Jail

Historic Anderson County Jail In 1931, this art deco style building was built and served as the county jail for almost 55 years. Today,...

Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility

Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility Operated by New Mexico State University for NASA, balloons as large as 300 feet in diameter are built to conduct...

Carnegie Library

Carnegie Library The historic structure is one of only 13 remaining Carnegie Library buildings in the State of Texas. Built in 1914, the building...

Braly Builders Supply Company

Braly Builders Supply Company Housed in a 1938 elementary school, this locally-owned store and Texas landmark was recently named “The Coolest Hardware Store on...

Anderson County Courthouse

Anderson County Courthouse Built in 1914, the Anderson County Courthouse features beaux-arts architecture with a double-spiral staircase and a beautiful stained glass montage in...

Texas Theatre

Texas Theatre The Texas Theatre, home of the Palestine Community Theatre, is the crown jewel of downtown Palestine and the finest venue for live...

Palestine Main Street Art Tracks

Palestine Main Street Art Tracks The Palestine Art Tracks Sculpture Exhibit is a juried outdoor art exhibit. Each piece is on loan for one...

Museum for East Texas Culture

Museum for East Texas Culture Rooms in this 1915 schoolhouse display artifacts and special interest exhibits including an authentic vintage classroom, a log cabin,...

Howard House Museum

Howard House Museum Built in 1851, the Howard House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as one of the finest examples...


Shep’s Bar-B-Que & Catering

Shep’s Bar-B-Que & Catering Good food, good people, good customer service. 1013 E. Palestine St. 903-729-4206 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sheps-Bar-B-Q-Catering/121415241202296

Red Fire Grille

Red Fire Grille Sourcing the region's finest ingredients. 400 N. Queen St. 903-723-2404 http://redfiregrille.com/

Pint & Barrel Drafthouse

Pint & Barrel Drafthouse A quiet place in Old Town Palestine to hang out, have great pub food and awesome craft beer on draft....

Oxbow Bakery

Oxbow Bakery Enjoy a slice of homemade pie with a cup of fresh coffee in Olde Town Palestine plus a small antique mall to...

Old Magnolia Sandwich and Coffee Shop

Old Magnolia Sandwich and Coffee Shop Homemade food from scratch, with an antique mall on the side 120 W. Oak St. 903-729-4410 https://www.facebook.com/OldMagnoliaMercantile

Little Mexico

Little Mexico A Palestine staple since 1967. 2025 W. Oak St. 903-723-3143 https://littlemexico.wordpress.com/

Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant

Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant Good Italian comfort food. 2027 W. Oak St. 903-729-3539 https://www.zomato.com/palestine-tx/giovannis-italian-restaurant-palestine

Eilenberger’s Bakery

Eilenberger’s Bakery A Palestine Bakery since 1898 512 N. John St. 903-729-0881 https://www.eilenbergerbakery.com/


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