With over 57,167 volumes available, the C. W. Murchison Memorial Library serves guests and residents of Henderson County as a central learning spot offering the following services:
For checkout, the library has books, books on tape, books on CD's, magazines, video cassettes, and DVD's. For use in the library, they offer: a computerized card catalog, atlases and maps, newspapers, encyclopedia, research materials, genealogy collection, microfilm and microfiche readers, telephone books, city directories, computers with word processing and internet access, and wireless internet access.
The library offers a summer reading program, library tours for groups and schools, and special summer programs with guest speakers.
Other services include: reference service, public typewriter, Xerox machine, and fax machine. There is a slight fee for copies and faxing.
Mon: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Tue: 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
Wed: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Thu: 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM 1:00 PM
The drive through Christmas Park will be open November 10, 2015 to January 3, 2016.
Come on out to the Henderson County Regional Fair Park for a 2-day team roping event with free admission!
This is a Texas Barrel Racing Association 2 - day event. Come on out and enjoy the fun! No admission charge.
Tara Vineyard and Winery is the oldest winery in Henderson County, established in 2004.
The ziplines offer you a panoramic view of the beautiful rolling hills and trees of East Texas.
A fitness center with its many exercise areas and civic center with rooms available for a wide variety of functions.
America's Best Value Inn offers a central location from which to begin your Athens exploration.
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Combining country charm and simplicity with big city conveniences - a stay at the Victorian Inn is like staying with family.
Stay appreciated. Stay Picky. Stay Smart. Stay Impressed. Stay Invigorated. Stay Holiday Inn.
Get eye-to-eye with some of the largest freshwater fish in captivity, then try our casting pond!
A guide to local retail shops & galleries
General tourism brochure for Athens, Texas.