The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is located nearby in Athens. It is the only fishery center in the state with a visitor center. Exhibits include 300,000 gallons of aquaria with native Texas fish, a daily dive show, and an alligator exhibit.
East Texas Arboretum
The East Texas Arboretum is located in Athens. It is a beautiful place to spend the day. The historical Wofford house located at the Arboretum was moved there by the Shultz family.