Attractions & Things to Do near Our Inn in Tyler Texas

Tyler, TX is located in beautiful East Texas where you will find many unique and delightful attractions.

From Canton Trade Days to Ye Old City Antique Mall, across several golf courses and through the Texas Rose Festival: the options are endless. Below you will find some of the many things to do in and around Tyler.

Places to See

Click here for a list of museums, hiking, performance groups, and great shopping in Tyler.  Requires free Acrobat Reader.


Places to Eat

Click here for a list of our favorite restaurants in a downloadable pdf.  Or, you can view them in a Google map at this link.  Most restaurants have menus online and we are always happy to help you find something that fits your dietary needs.   Check out these pdfs for Vegetarian/Vegan friendly restaurants or Gluten Free restaurant options.


Resources for the Tyler Area:

Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce

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Our major hospitals

East Texas Medical Center
Trinity Mother Frances Hospital
University of Texas Health Science Center

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University of Texas at Tyler

Our campus is located on more than 200 acres in the heart of East Texas. The natural beauty of this dynamic region is exemplified by UT Tyler’s scenic Harvey Lake and wooded, rolling hills. The campus offers a park-like environment that you are sure to enjoy.

Tyler Junior College

Whether you’re going to college for the first time or coming back after years away, Tyler Junior College can help you achieve a great education.


Our Favorite Places to Visit and Shop:

McClendon House

The McClendon House is one of the finest examples of Eastlake Bracketed Victorian Architecture remaining in East Texas.

Tyler Rose Garden

Ye Olde City Antique Mall

More than 50 booths are filled with antiques, vintage clothing, arts and crafts, jewelry, home decor items, and collectibles.