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Downtown Denison

Main Street, Denison, TX
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Quaint & historic

This small town has so much potential! It just appears to be neglected, forgotten by a new... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChrissyAdventures
,
Knoxville, Tennessee
via mobile
Downtown Denison Could Be So Special

We visited a number of antique shoppes on a nice Saturday afternoon. The old buildings are so... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Bob M
,
Lafayette, Louisiana
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
28 Feb 2017
“Oooh, there go the historic brick streets!”
18 Feb 2017
“Pleasurable old Main Street.”
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Main Street, Denison, TX
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small town has so much potential! It just appears to be neglected, forgotten by a new generation and left to deteriorate. There's so much history here and it's obvious that back in the 1970's there was a group of individuals that were determined to...More

Thank ChrissyAdventures
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We visited a number of antique shoppes on a nice Saturday afternoon. The old buildings are so charming. Unfortunately, I could't help but feel the town is dying. I hope I'm wrong, but there are so many vacant buildings, I assume victims of "progress" out...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Downtown Denison is hopping... It has old world charm and is kept up very well. There are several shops that will interest you.

Thank RebeccaYavner
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I really hate it that Denison is demolishing its old historic brick streets. Back home in Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas, they kept up the brick streets as it adds charm and historic value to the town. Yes, they are rough but at least...More

Thank margotlittlefeather
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Accessible parking. Downtown merchants were quick to suggest other merchants and local eateries. Very nice.

Thank SimpleTraveler454
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Downtown Denison has worked hard to have something for everyone. There truly is something to entertain everyone, from antique shopping, to small town cafes, even a winery. The chamber calendar boasts many family friendly events.

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Denison downtown reminds me of what life was like in my home town in the 50's- 60's. It is very small-townish with local ownership of all the shops & botiques & hardware store, service businesses, antique shops, pubs, ice cream places, etc. The houses had...More

1  Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

So many cute shops, antique shops, theaters, local brew house, coffee house, restaurants, pubs, cafes and bakeries. Plenty of parking on street and in the next block over. We were here Thanksgiving weekend and there was an ice skating rink set up. There were Christmas...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The historic feel of this street is amazing, From the antique furniture stores to the candy shoppe, it's like the buildings are frozen in time. One of my favorite things was finding candy from yester year and the feel of walking where our anscestors once...More

1  Thank Roxann G
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I went there a few days ago and it was very old and run down. The roads were brick and it looked like it was built in the wagon times! The employees in the antique store didn't say hello when I walked in! Very rude.

Thank KatieSlay380
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