Explore the Harrison County Historical Museum or the Starr Family Home State Historic Site while you are here.
From tourist hotspots to lesser known delights, the area around Marshall is dotted with fabulous attractions. Longview and Greenwood are two other places worth visiting while you're in Piney Woods.
While you are staying in Marshall, don't forget to spend a few hours exploring Shreveport. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find R. W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport Convention Hall and Independence Stadium. Louisiana State University at Shreveport, Splash Kingdom Water Town and Eldorado Casino Shreveport are some of the other interesting sights in Shreveport that should be included on every traveler's itinerary.
To get a real sense of the present, it helps to step back into earlier times. Piney Woods' colorful historic mansions are a great starting point.
No break is really complete without a good dose of down time. Bird watching is one of the activities they do to relax here and shore fishing is another.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time return home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Longview, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.