Greenville offers quaint country charm, plenty of outdoor recreation, and an appreciation of the area’s rich history. Visit the Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum to learn about some of the national celebrities who called Greenville home. The Audie Murphy exhibit honors WW II’ most decorated soldier and the museum also showcases baseball player Monty Stratton. Shop for antiques, distinctive clothing and accessories, delicious confections, and more. Less than an hour away from six recreational lakes offering fishing and water sports as well as Paul Mathews Prairie and other local sites that are prime birding areas. Visit the candy kitchen and sample award-winning fruitcake at Mary of Puddin’ Hill.
For more information, contact the Greenville Chamber of Commerce/CVB, P.O. Box 1055, Greenville, TX 75403-1055; (903) 455-1510; www.greenvillechamber.com