Many of Ardmore’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of Thackerville, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating WinStar Golf Course and the fantastic Gainesville Outlet Shops. Two more worthwhile attractions close by Thackerville are the Santa Fe Depot Museum and State Theater.
Ardmore is widely known as being home to Memorial Park. This popular attraction is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle of town.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit the various museums and exhibit spaces Morton Museum in Gainesville. Enjoy seeing the region’s best and brightest live on stage at the Butterfield Stage Players in Gainesville.
If the weather is good get outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Join in a ball game, take a few photos, or just soak up the sunshine at Leonard Park in Gainesville.
After spending the day enjoying the charms of Thackerville, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Super 8 Gainesville TX, the Quality Inn, Gainesville, or the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gainesville.