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Description
In the 1840s it was discovered that the seat of Anderson County, Houston (not the major city of Harris County), was 2 miles off center. Literally obeying the legislature's guidelines that a county seat be at the center of the county, local residents constructed Palestine.
Pronounced “palas-teen,” the town has old-fashioned charm, with Victorian and pioneer houses dating from 1849. The business area has preserved many of its original buildings.
Visitor Info
Palestine Visitor Center 825 W. Spring St. PALESTINE, TX 75801. Phone:(903)723-3014 or (800)659-3484
Things to See
Texas State Railroad
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Best Western Palestine Inn
1601 W Palestine Ave. Palestine, TX 75801
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La Quinta Inn & Suites Palestine
3000 S Loop 256. Palestine, TX 75801
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Holiday Inn Express
1030 E Palestine Ave. Palestine, TX 75801
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