A fun-loving city just minutes from the Gulf coast and Louisiana casinos, Beaumont, Texas has plenty of fun things to do inside and outdoors! Hold a baby alligator at Gator Country or kayak the Neches River at Village Creek State Park.
Take a step back in time and learn about Beaumont's role in the American oil industry at dozens of museums in the Beaumont area. From the Texas Energy Museum to the Spindletop/Gladys City Boomtown Museum, experience the Lucas Gusher that turned Beaumont into a major boomtown for petroleum companies. But the fun doesn't stop there! Beaumont has a variety of museums that cater to art enthusiasts, history buffs and nature lovers alike. With so many things to do, you're sure to experience why Beaumont is Texas... with a little something extra!