East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society

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East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society The 100-acre East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society features walking trails and a bluebird trail. The site ranges from dry hills to large, permanent wetlands impounded by beaver dams into intermittent seasonal marshes. An outdoor pavilion provides a beautiful spot for picnics.

Admission: $2.00, Children Under 12, Free
Hours: Daily
Address: Off U.S. 175 on Patterson Rd.
Phone: 903-675-5630
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