No doubt you’ll want to cram as much into your time in Athens as possible. But after looking through this site, it’s going to be difficult to decide just what to do first. Here are our picks for the attractions that you should not miss when visiting Athens. If you don’t get to see or do anything else, don’t miss these!
3 P's in a Vine Winery and Vineyard is Athens' newest winery offering the finest wines made from grapes grown in Texas.
Twenty-two lanes of pure adrenalin!
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In 1983, the Cain Foundation built and donated this unique facility to the people of Henderson County. Since then, it has served all of East Texas, both as a fitness center with its many exercise areas, and as a civic center with rooms available for a wide variety of functions.
Castle Oaks Vineyard and Winery is located in the East Texas countryside of Athens and is the second winery to open in Henderson County.
The best seat in town for your entertainment!
Experience the awe and splendor of a variety of colorful gardens year-round. Two miles of nature trails offer a quiet woodland retreat.
Let the good times roll!
Step back in time at the Henderson County Historical Museum and experience life the way it was at the turn-of-the-century.
Large or small, livestock, rodeo, or special event - there's always SOMETHING going on at the fairgrounds!
Lake Athens offers guests a variety of water sport activities.
Municipal parks in Athens, Texas.
Leave your fears behind as you experience the thrill of a lifetime at NY-TX Zipline Adventures, just 15 miles from Athens (off of Highway 175 East).
Tara Vineyard & Winery is the oldest winery in Henderson County, established in 2004.
Get eye-to-eye with some of the largest freshwater fish in captivity, then try your hand at catching one of their friends in the casting pond!
The drive through Christmas Park will be open November 10, 2016 to January 3, 2017.
Visit the Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Open House and learn about the animals living there in peace and free from neglect and abuse.
Come out and help the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center celebrate their 20th birthday!
Get eye-to-eye with some of the largest freshwater fish in captivity, then try our casting pond!
America's Best Value Inn offers a central location from which to begin your Athens exploration.
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A fitness center with its many exercise areas and civic center with rooms available for a wide variety of functions.
General tourism brochure for Athens, Texas.
The ziplines offer you a panoramic view of the beautiful rolling hills and trees of East Texas.
Combining country charm and simplicity with big city conveniences - a stay at the Victorian Inn is like staying with family.
Tara Vineyard and Winery is the oldest winery in Henderson County, established in 2004.
A guide to local retail shops & galleries