The North Star of Texas is the perfect description for this bustling town. All the hospitality of Texas and the advantages of a gorgeous natural environment unite to create a place that is at once beautiful, historic, cultural, economically diverse and welcoming. Located just 90 minutes west of Fort Worth, Graham distinguishes itself from other communities with its dynamic combination of small-town charm and metropolitan amenities.
The historic downtown offers unique shopping with small-town flair. Recognized as “the Largest Downtown Square in the United States,” downtown Graham is a focal point of the community. Guests can wander into any number of specialty stores in search of that perfect gift, learn about Young County history, explore an art gallery and delight in the classic architecture that helped make Graham an official Texas Main Street City.
Recreational opportunities abound. From hiking to swimming to fishing and hunting, Graham has a world of activities to explore. Graham is known as the gateway to Possum Kingdom Lake, one of the premier recreation locations in the state. With more than 310 miles of shoreline, Possum Kingdom Lake has unlimited water sports activities, while Possum Kingdom State Park is a site on the Great Texas Prairies and the Pineywoods Wildlife Trail. Graham is also one of the best hunting regions in Texas.
The other amenities of Graham are just as stellar. From outstanding educational institutions like the award- winning Graham Independent School District to state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, Graham caters to the varied needs of its residents. Steeped in history, Graham builds on its past to promote a welcoming community rich in tradition and committed to a progressive future.