AAA Travel Guides
Current Search Destination:Corsicana, Texas
Travel Information for major cities, national parks and other destinations across North America, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Corsicana's officials were disappointed when oil was struck in 1894 during an attempt to locate a water supply for the town. Within a year not only water but also an abundance of oil had been discovered, and Corsicana became one of the first commercial oil-well and refinery sites west of the Mississippi. The rotary drill bit used in drilling operations for commercial wells was developed in Corsicana.

Visitor Info
Corsicana Area Chamber of Commerce 120 N. 12th St. CORSICANA, TX 75110. Phone:(903)874-4731 or (877)376-7477
Click to View Map
Top Hotels
Current Location: Corsicana, Texas
Best Western Executive Inn
2100 E Hwy 31. Corsicana, TX 75109
AAA Inspector Rating
Members save 5% to 15% and earn 10% bonus Best Western Rewards® points when booking AAA rates!
Comfort Inn
1946 E Hwy 31. Corsicana, TX 75110
AAA Inspector Rating
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
620 Bryant's Way. Corsicana, TX 75109
AAA Inspector Rating