You might like to consider venturing to Kilgore, which is 11 miles southwest of Longview's downtown area.
Known as one of the area's major centers for all things art related, you can't go awry with a music concert or art workshop at Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Center. If you don't feel like wasting your precious time getting there, book a room nearby at the Comfort Suites Kilgore. East Texas Oil Museum is bound to be an interesting day at the museum. If you make a booking nearby at the Comfort Suites Kilgore, you can be lazy and treat yourself to a sleep in without giving up quality time at this attraction.
More price-conscious visitors can investigate the Days Inn Kilgore and Americas Best Value Inn & Suites.
Whether you’re craving a strong coffee, a sugar rush or a tasty snack, The Coffee Cherry is the perfect place to recharge your batteries while sightseeing in Kilgore. If something heartier is in order, try Whataburger for a leisurely dinner. Afterwards, wind up another great day at Jack Ryan's Steak and Chophouse, a local watering hole where locals gather for a social drink.