Depot Museum and Children's Discovery Center

514 N. High St.
Henderson, TX 75652- Map It
(903) 657-4303

AAA Editor Notes

Depot Museum and Children's Discovery Center is at 514 N. High St. This living history museum features 12 historic buildings and a visitor center. On the 5-acre grounds are an ornate Victorian outhouse, a syrup mill, an 1880 dogtrot house, a caboose, a print shop, an oil derrick, a saw mill, a cotton gin, a working carousel and an 1841 cabin. A museum traces the history of Rusk County and features more than 100 hands-on activities for children. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$3; $2 (ages 55+); $1 (ages 4-12). Carousel ride $1.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-1. Closed state holidays.