Founded in 1872 and home of the World's Richest Acre, it's easy to find yourself fascinated with the beauty and culture of Kilgore, Texas. As you stroll through the awe-inspiring oil derricks, be on the lookout for one of the many "selfie spots" planted along the downtown sidewalks. While the Crim, World's Richest Acre, Coca-Cola Mural, and Texan Theater are some of our more famous photo attractions, don't forget to visit our hidden gem, the First Presbyterian Church. With the remarkable Jacoby stained glass and rare main sanctuary organ, this historic building a must see!
While you're in town, be sure to visit the many family-owned businesses that our locals swear by. Gift and home décor shops, apparel boutiques, and antique consignment offer treasures for your shopping pleasure. Hungry? Our main street merchants have you covered with delicious options sure to please your tastebuds. Follow Kilgore Main Street on all social media platforms to remain up-to-date on our daytime festivals, contest giveaways, and current downtown sales.