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visiting with family

we stopped in the visitor center while visiting the town during the Civil War reenactment held in... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
James P
Saginaw, Texas, United States
Jeffersons helpful people are the best

We like to travel to small town and found the people at the visitor center to be extremely helpful... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Arlington, Texas
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305 E Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-1951
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 September 2013

This was our 'first' stop once we arrived in Jefferson. The lady who works there was so informative and you could tell she loves her job - she even said so! There are all the brochures you will need to get around in this neat...More

1  Thank L S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 September 2013

The visitor's center employee was friendly and answered our questions. She did not go out of her way to let us know anything about the town or it's history. AND, if you visit this town, be aware that NONE of the businesses will let you...More

1  Thank happytraveler4209
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

we stopped in the visitor center while visiting the town during the Civil War reenactment held in May each year.

Thank James P
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We like to travel to small town and found the people at the visitor center to be extremely helpful. they told us about the walking tour and some of the restaurants that would be good to visit

Thank Oldmovershaker
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Took a trip on the Jefferson Railway. Great trip. We had done the nighttime Halloween train ride with our grandsons, and it was nice to see the scenery in the day time. Conductor was great.

Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We always like going to the towns visitor center. Thanks for allowing us to check out places to go and things to see

Thank LiseeTX
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Went to Jefferson for their annual train day celebration. Saw the sights, rode the train, and the wife was in antique heaven. We were able to get a lot of information about the sights in the area and the people there gave us great advice...More

Thank Jimmie_Ray
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This facility is across the road from the Historic Jefferson Railway. However, the visitor center is not about transportation. It's main purpose is to provide rooms for functions. It also serves as the visitor information center for the town. There are no trains to see...More

Thank DTS_59
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent place for your organization or business to meet. Very helpful staff. Large meeting room. Open public bathrooms too if you are just visiting the town.

Thank robertjY462AI
Reviewed 9 March 2016

What a great addition to the Jefferson experience. The owner, Don, has gone to great lengths to entertain and amuse folks. The Christmas train was wonderful. I have heard the spook train at halloween is great also.

1  Thank safetydr
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Seeing some old friends. Birthday celebrations and drinking. Nice little town with interesting architecture.

Thank tugboatwa
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We were there on Saturday and it is unstaffed and there are a few brochures on a table. It is fairly large, so not sure what else is in there except the main room and huge bathrooms. It was very cool in there and the...More

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