1001 N. General Bruce Dr.
Temple, TX 76504
Phone: (254) 771-1688
Fax: (254) 771-2283
The Whistlestop Park is a public park situated in the city of Temple. It is the perfect spot for your kid's next birthday party, available at an affordable rate. There is a large wooded playground with numerous small picnic tables and pavilions with grill.
The Temple Public Library is the city library open to the locals of Temple city. This library has a wide collection of books spanning various topics like arts, science, history, geography and more. There are books, articles, magazines, tourist paraphernalia, DVDs and music CDs available at this place. If you need a good book to read you can go with the 'Staff- Picks, ' which are very popular with the locals.
The Miller Park is a 30 acre (12.14 hectare) park located in the city of Temple. It has a long jog trail with around ten fitness stations. Come along with your family to enjoy at the picnic pavilions with BBQ grills or sit by the pond and watch your kids play in the splash pad!
Wilson Park is situated in the city of Temple. This 120 acre (48.56 hectare) park has a walking trail, sand- volleyball court, a swimming pool, two tennis courts, six soccer, two baseball, four softball and basketball fields. There are two picnic pavilions with grills. It also has a recreation center that conducts development programs for both children and adults.
Temple College ranks among the good colleges in Texas. It proposes courses in fields of Science and Arts, as well as a community college.
The Silverstone Park is a small neighborhood park located in the city of Temple. This five acre (2.02343 hectare) park has a walking trail, a basketball court, a picnic pavilion with a BBQ grill and a small play area for kids.
One of the largest in the city, Lions Park spans 100 acres and is also one of the most visited expanses. The beautifully landscaped park has a pond, a hiking trail as well as sports facilities like disc golf and ball fields.
Lions Junction Family Water Park is located in the city of Temple. It offers a wild ride through the three- storied waterslides, one of which is an open- air slide and the other being enclosed. Watch your kids enjoy the water railroad ride in 'The Lions Junction Express' or in the toddler's pool. You can also try the 200 feet (60.96 meters) long Lazy River Ride or just relax along the pool with your family and friends.
The Mother Neff State Park spreads across 259 acres (105 hectares) of land. Situated on the banks of the River Leon, the serene waters adds to the beauty of the park. It is a popular spot for several recreational activities such as river rafting, fishing, camping, hiking and picnicking. A guided tour is offered to get visitors more acquainted with the historic site.
Long Branch Park remains a beautiful park found on Branch Drive. Apart from a swimming pool, the park is also home to a basketball court and a tennis court. With its amazing amenities, the park remains a popular picnic spot.
The Conder Park is a lovely local park that features well marked walking trails and tennis courts. Enjoy a quiet afternoon in natural surrounding with a peaceful atmosphere.
The Vive Les Arts Theatre was established in 1976 and has been featuring several shows and events. It is dedicated to fine arts and has a good ambiance. The theater has a special children's section that has special programs for the little ones.