Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie was established at the close of the Civil War on the Texas & Pacific Railroad. Its original name was Dechman, but was renamed in 1873, and incorporated in 1909. The population spurred by large defense plants during World War II.

Public recreation facilities include Lynn Creek Park, Loyd Park, and Splash Factory, feature playgrounds, picnic areas, athletic fields, swimming, boating and golf (Prairie Lakes Golf Course has gold the in the sand traps, assaying about $2.85 per ton and Tangle Ridge Golf Club is rated one of the top in the state).

Attractions near Grand Prairie, Texas

Deaf Smith County Historical Museum

Collections from pioneer era, farm and ranch implements, guns, Indian artifacts, photographs, paintings....

Eagle Mountain

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Woodlands Trails

1.8-mile walking trail through one of the finest old pine stands in East Texas. Close-up views of 225-year-old longleaf pines...

Ellen Trout Zoo and Park

Fully accredited zoo shows a wide variety of animals and birds; known for its breeding programs for West African crowned cran...


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