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Nacogdoches, Texas

Set among the rolling hills and towering pine trees of East Texas, Nacogdoches is the oldest town in Texas.

Nacogdoches is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Texas. People come here to discover the town's historic past, and to enjoy its slow-paced and relaxing atmosphere. Visitors can tour the homes of Texas legends, walk the brick streets of days gone past, and embrace the charm that is Nacogdoches.

Get away for the weekend to beautiful Nacogdoches. From antiquing to nature walks, Nacogdoches has something to offer everyone. We invite you to stroll the red brick streets of historic downtown and experience the hospitality and charm of the Oldest Town in Texas.

Tour Nacogdoches from two of the oldest thoroughfares in North America. Take a walk through Millard's Crossing, a collection of restored 19th century buildings, and feel the serenity and simplicity of that time. Stroll through the old brick streets of downtown and experience the charm of the many antique shops and quaint restaurants. Visit Stephen F. Austin State University, home to almost 12,000 students, and the Old Stone Fort, where Texas's first two newspapers were set to type.

Make time to experience the native beauty as well as the charm of Nacogdoches. From creek side strolls to shopping in quaint specialty shops, Nacogdoches has it all.

Nestled between the lakes and forests of East Texas, Nacogdoches is a nature lover's paradise. Choose from fishing, skiing, camping and boating fun on either Lake Nacogdoches or Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Enjoy any of the 14 city parks, 6 city tennis courts, or perhaps a rodeo at the Nacogdoches County Exposition Center.

Six flags may have flown over Texas, but nine have flown over Nacogdoches. Visit the oldest town in Texas and uncover the stories behind the flags -- battles won, lives lost, hearts broken, and independence gained.

Contact Information:
Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau

Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau
200 East Main St.,
Nacogdoches, Texas 75961

Toll Free: (888) OLDEST-TOWN
E-mail: info@visitnacogdoches.org
www.visitnacogdoches.org

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