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3 Nacogdoches Eats

3 Nacogdoches Eats

A new crop of Nacogdoches restaurants is repurposing old structures, showing off the exposed brick of buildings originally erected in the 1800s and early 1900s. Opened a couple of years ago, Maklemore’s Ale House & Bistro garnered instant popularity with its selection of draft and bottled beers and live music many nights. You can’t go wrong with Maklemore’s juicy hamburgers with the all-American works—mustard, onion, tomato, lettuce, and pickles.

Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches

Six flags have flown over Texas, but Nacogdoches claims nine. Numerous landmarks and museums pay tribute to the town’s historic past.

With Food, Drink, and History, Nacogdoches Offers More Than Beautiful Spring Azaleas

With Food, Drink, and History, Nacogdoches Offers More Than Beautiful Spring Azaleas

In early spring, Nacogdoches wears its azaleas like a princess wears her jewels: always and everywhere. It’s hard to find a corner of this small East Texas city not bedecked in plump, round blossoms of purple, pink, red, yellow, orange, and white.

But when we talk about Nacogdoches being in full bloom right now, we’re not just talking about flowers. With restaurants, shops, and attractions springing forth, new seeds of cultural vitality are sprouting in the town’s flourishing beds of history.

Nine Flags Over Nacogdoches

Nine Flags Over Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches, known as the oldest town in Texas, has a long and storied history to celebrate.

Texas Top 40, No. 8 Nacogdoches

Texas Top 40, No. 8 Nacogdoches

You probably learned in school that six flags have flown over Texas: French, Spanish, Mexican, Lone Star, Confederate, and United States.

Nacogdoches Daytripper

Nacogdoches Daytripper

Texas history runs deep, so to be the “oldest” anything in the state is a rather special feat.

The Smithsonian’s Traveling Exhibit Is Coming to Texas

The Smithsonian’s Traveling Exhibit Is Coming to Texas

It doesn’t carry the name recognition of the Alamo, Nacogdoches, Goliad, or other key players in Texas’ history, but San Augustine in deep East Texas has plenty to boast about.

Piney Woods

Piney Woods

Nacogdoches is teeming with activities and history
By Clayton Maxwell
Six flags have flown over Texas but the small Piney Woods city of Nacogdoches, or Nac as locals call it, claims nine.

The Daytripper Visits the Oldest Town in Texas

The Daytripper Visits the Oldest Town in Texas

You’d be hard-pressed to find a city more steeped in our state’s lore than Nacogdoches, a sleepy college town of 32,000 nestled deep in the Piney Woods of East Texas.

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