Carla Lacy

Down Town Tyler – Three Historic Buildings on College Avenue

There are three historic buildings in Down Town Tyler on College Avenue, and all within walking distance of each. SMITH COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY is located in one of these buildings. We invite you to come for a walk through our neighborhood! First, park your vehicle in the Fair Plaza Parking Garage at Broadway and Elm. Parking is Free. This beautiful parking garage opened in 2014. While it is not ...[Read More]


There’s a Summer Scavenger Hunt in Tyler, TX! Summer break is here, so parents are planning fun events for their children. Smith County Historical Society has a way of continuing the learning process children need through their summer break. Summer Fun At The Museum            Studies show that student’s achievement scores decline over summer break. This decline is referred to as Summer Lear ...[Read More]