Just up the road and across the Paluxy river, the simple setting of Glen Rose is surprisingly packed with many things to do and places to explore.
GENERAL INFORMATION - AREA LINKS
Glen Rose Reporter
The Glen Rose newspaper.
Glen Rose Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Glen Rose Convention and Visitor’s Bureau official site.
Glen Rose Chamber of Commerce
The Glen Rose/Somervell County Chamber of Commerce official site.
Granbury Chamber of Commerce
A great place to find out what’s going on in Granbury, Texas.
Barnard’s Mill & Art Museum
Built in the 1860’s; 12 rooms of original art, open weekends.
Creation Evidence Museum
Archaeological excavations. A scientific look at creation. Open 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Dinosaur Valley State Park
World-famous state park where you can walk in the footsteps of dinosaurs.
Festivals of Texas
Festivals in the North Central Texas area.
Upcoming Texas events.
Epic musical drama about life of Christ; Sept.-Oct. on Friday-Saturday.
A privately owned ranch with ideal topography for mountain biking. Open Thursday – Sunday.
Somervell County Museum – (254) 898-0640
Items depicting local history, fossils, relics, dinosaur bones, pioneer items. Seasonal hours.
Squaw Valley Golf Course
4.5 star rating. 36 holes. PGA instruction. Golf shop & café.
NOT LOCAL, BUT WELL WORTH THE TRIP
Bluff Dale Vineyards
Award-winning wines with tours and tastings, located just outside of Bluff Dale, 24 miles northwest of Glen Rose. Map
Award-winning wines with tours and tastings, located just outside of Comanche, 64 miles southwest of Glen Rose. Map
Dublin Bottling Works
Texas’ oldest soda bottling plant. Tour the antique bottling plant, visit its museum and Old Doc’s Soda Shop, 42 miles west of Glen Rose. Map
Gone With The Wind Remembered
Museum in Cleburne featuring comprehensive collection of GWTW memorabilia; located 25 miles northeast of Glen Rose. Map
Aquatic park in Stephenville, 29 miles west of Glen Rose. Map
Veldhuizen Family Farm
Texas real milk farmstead cheese & dairy products. Tour this working family dairy farm, makers of farmstead, handcrafted artisan cheeses, between Stephenville and Dublin, 40 miles west of Glen Rose. Map
Wiseman House Chocolates
Fine handmade chocolates. Also offers chocolate classes, located in Hico, 26 miles southwest of Glen Rose. Map
Red Caboose Winery and Vineyards
Award-winning wines with tours and tastings, located just outside of Meridian, 28 miles south of Glen Rose. Map