Visit some of these points of interest in the city of Wharton, Texas--

  • Picnic or fish at Riverfront Park (located on the Colorado River)
  • Visit the 20th Century Technology Museum, 231 S. Fulton Street, (Friday & Saturday from 10 to 3 and on Sunday from 1 to 4)   www.20thcenturytech.com
  • Visit the Wharton County Museum on N. Richmond Rd.
  • See the restored Wharton County Courthouse  www.whartoncountycourthouse.com
  • Visit antique stores on the square
  • Dine at restaurants on the square
  • Visit the coffee shop
  • Check out the murals in the city
  • Drive by Horton Foote's home on Houston Street
  • See the newly restored Santa Fe Depot
  • Jog on the Santa Fe Walking/Jogging Trail
  • Visit Dinosaur Park
  • Take in a live production at the Plaza Theater  www.whartonplazatheater.com
  • Visit the farmer's market on the square every Saturday morning through July
  • Spend the night in a Tee Pee at the Tee Pee Motel  http://teepeemotel.bravehost.com/