Picturesquely situated on Lake Granbury; seat of Hood County. settled in 1854 by Thomas Lambert who united it with the settlement called Stockton to form nucleus of Granbury. Square is on National Register of Historic Places. Historical tours available. Hood County is usually the largest pecan producer in the state.
Granbury Cemetery is the final resting place of Jesse James.
Bed and Breakfast accommodations offered in historic buildings. Convention and Visitors Bureau offers list.
ACTON STATE HISTORICAL SITE
BRAZOS DRIVE-IN THEATER
GRANBURY OPERA HOUSE
GULCH AT GRANBURY
HISTORIC HOMES TOURS
RAILROAD DEPOT MUSEUM
Dabney House - Built in 1907 by prominent banker Dan Cogdell as a wedding gift to his daughter. Later owned by Dr. T. H. Dabney who practiced medicine. Early 1900's charm with stained glass, antiques, and woodwork. Tour Thurs - Friday at 11:30 a.m. Sat. noon and 2 p.m.
Iron Horse Inn - Built in 1900 by D.C. Cogdell, local banker, who chartered the First National Bank of Granbury in 1887, which is still in operation.
Pearl Street Inn - Prairie style home built in 1912 by lawyer B.M. Estes who fought for prohibition in 1887. A city councilman and mayor, Estes died in 1938. Family style foods feature old fashioned favorites like chicken and dumplings, crispy hot water cornbread.
Hood County Jail - Old West type jail, built in 1885, now houses the chamber of commerce. Original cell block, hanging tower. Tours Mon. to Fri. from 9 Am. to 5 p.m.
Child and Day Care Providers
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Bright Beginnings||2001 Pearl ST W Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-579-9796|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Cross Town Preschool||1400 Meadows DR N Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-776-2074|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||First Baptist Church Preschool||1851 Weatherford HWY Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-1586|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Gayle Lynn East||626 Bridge E Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-243-8205|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Granbury Head Start Center||1600 Pearl W Granbury , TX 76048||HOOD||817-579-9134|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Jerri D'Ann Davis||301 Ables S Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-579-6026|
|Licensed Child-Care Home||JJs Child Care||4001 Lands End CT Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-6127|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Lake Granbury Montessori Academy||2400 Fall Creek HWY Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-326-5801|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Little Miracles Creative Learning Center||807 Paluxy RD Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-4242|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Little Peoples Playhouse||1107 Pearl ST W Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-3188|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Millie Suzette Evans||2000 Swaim DR Granbury , TX 76048||HOOD|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Patricia Griffin||4001 Paluxy HWY Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-578-8135|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Rainbows Promise||2727 Mambrino HWY Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-279-6794|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Regina Smith||5921 Kayann DR Granbury , TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-8873|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Schools Out||206 Bridge ST W Granbury, TX 76048||HOOD||817-573-1237|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Acton Baptist Preschool||3500 Fall Creek HWY Granbury , TX 76049||HOOD||817-326-2949|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Cornerstone Christian Academy||603 Meander RD Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-573-6485|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Creations Child Care and Learning Center||2111 HWY 377 E Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-573-2808|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Creations Child Care and Learning Center-Acton||3015 James RD Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-326-5330|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Donna Carroll Amador||4219 Quail Ridge CT Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-279-7466|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Lil Ark Learning Center||5340 Old Granbury RD Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-579-5437|
|Licensed Child-Care Center||Little Rascals Childcare||4917 Fall Creek HWY Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-326-4735|
|Registered Child-Care Home||Melva Mitchell||514 Temple Hall HWY Granbury , TX 76049||HOOD||817-573-2957|
|Licensed Child-Care Home||Ms. Marys Child Care||4407 Old Granbury RD Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-578-3685|
|Licensed Child-Care Home||Other Mother Daycare||2700 Weatherford HWY Granbury, TX 76049||HOOD||817-279-1014|
This file was last modified Thursday, 12-Oct-95 01:37:43