“Atalanta”

211 W. Austin St.
Jefferson, TX 75657- Map It
Phone: (903) 665-2513

AAA Editor Notes

“Atalanta” is at 211 W. Austin St. Named for a beautiful huntress of Greek mythology, the private railroad car of financier Jay Gould was built in 1890. The car has been restored to reflect the luxury of that era and contains four staterooms, a dining room, a lounge, a kitchen, a butler's pantry and a bathroom. Guided tours are available.
$5.
Hours: Tours depart daily at 11 and 2. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.