La Grange, Texas

La Grange was developed in 1831, located where the old buffalo trail later known as La Bahia Road crossed the Colorado River. in 1837 it became the seat of Fayette County. The county and town were said to be named by early settlers for their home town and county in Tennessee. The "Historic Oak" on the north side of the downtown square has been the muster point for men in six conflicts.

Selected as a Texas "Main Street" city, the downtown area of La Grange includes the 1890s courthouse (the first J. Reily Gordon-designed courthouse in Texas), the old county jail, the 1886 MKT Depot, historical markers, walking tours, and the St. James Episcopal Church, c. 1885. La Grange is a pivotal point on the Texas Independence Trail and Texas settlement trails. Czech, German, Antique and Cabin-styled bed and breakfast accommodations are available.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near La Grange, TX

White Bluff Resort -The New

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

Lake Waco Country Club -Eighteen Hole

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

Grapevine Lake Hunting

Hunting at the Elm Fork Project, U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS Hunting permits are issued at the Lewisville Lake Project Of...

Tee One Up Golf Center

Course Access: PublicHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: 1 days...

Fanthorp Inn State Historical Park

A log structure inn, built in 1834 before the Republic of Texas era was covered with clapboards soon thereafter. Nine rooms, ...