No other town in Texas lays claim to a budding heritage quite like Tyler. Tucked serenely in beautiful East Texas, Tyler is home to some of the state’s most bountiful rose gardens and blooming azalea bushes.
Tyler’s Garden scene is like no other with natural beauty best seen in the residential Azalea District, a stunning combination of historic homes and springtime scene. In March and April, the annual Azalea and Spring Flower Trail draws visitors from around the world. The trail traces its roots back to the 1930s. Today, two trails wind through ten miles of historic homes and gardens with blooming bushes and fresh flowers, while Tyler hosts citywide events for visitors to enjoy. It’s the perfect time to see the town in full bloom.
Other highlights include Tyler’s downtown, recently revitalized as a hub for arts, culture, and dining. Visitors can also enjoy a variety museums and historic homes, including Discovery Science Place for the kids and the Goodman-LeGrand House & Museum. Get outdoors at Tyler State Park, Tyler Rose Garden, and Caldwell Zoo, all must-sees when visiting Tyler.
One-of-a-kind shops and cozy hometown cafes invite visitors to come in and stay a while. Tyler is the perfect location for a relaxing vacation this spring.