Things to do in and around Jefferson Texas. On any given day Jefferson Texas in the heart of the Piney Woods has so much to offer tourist and locals a like, it is hard to pick just one.
Here is a list of all Jefferson Texas tours and attractions. Visit our Attractions Members Page. We have plenty of historic buildings, in fact we have over 70 Historical Markers scattered around town.
From train rides, horse drawn carriage rides to riverboat rides in Jefferson Texas, Caddo Lake and Lake O the Pines you will find many historic things to do.
For the shopper in you we have more antique shops than any other town in the Piney Woods. Plus so many great new boutique shops have opened up in the past few years, you will be delighted with the array of items they have to offer. Take a look at our Shopping Page
Please view the whole page to see all the fantastic places, people and stories we love to share with our visitors.
Tours and Rides
HOUSE OF THE SEASONS HISTORIC HOME TOUR
409 S. Alley
Daily @ 11:00 am ($10.00 per person) *By appointment*
(903) 665-8000 www.houseoftheseasons.com
SINGLETON’S VIRGINIA CROSS HISTORIC HOME TOUR
401 Soda St.
Saturdays @ 1:00 pm ($7.00 per person)
Call for additional dates & times
(903) 665-3938 or (214) 725-6232 www.virginiacross.com
EXCELSIOR HOUSE HOTEL & JAY GOULD RAILCAR TOUR
211 W. Austin
For tickets and tour times call: (903) 665-2513
JEFFERSON HISTORICAL MUSEUM
223 W. Austin (903) 665-2775 www.jeffersonmuseum.net
Daily 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
6-12 yrs – $3.00; 13-17 yrs – $4.00; 18-61 – $7.00; 62 & Over – $5.00
R.D. MOSES T & P MODEL RAILWAY
223 W. Austin (Located behind the Jefferson Historical Museum)
Monday-Thursday @ 11:00 am & @ 2:00 pm
Friday-Saturday 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
HISTORIC JEFFERSON RAILWAY
Visit their website for details on pricing, events and times
400 E. Austin 866-398-2038, 903-665-6400, 903-742-2041
BAYOU BOAT TOURS
Hours: 10:00 am, 2:00 pm & 4:00 pm *Call for Reservations
Adults: $10.00, Children under 12: $5.00
200 Bayou, Jefferson, TX
(903) 665-2222 www.jeffersonbayoutours.com
BIG CYPRESS TOURS of CADDO LAKE
Location: Shady Glade Marina at 449 Cypress Dr.Uncertain, Texas 75661
OLE’ JIGGER’S CADDO LAKE ADVENTURES
Lake Tours & Guided Fishing Trips on Caddo Lake
198 W. Sesame St., Karnack, TX
Call to book your next adventure