Graham, Texas

Attractions

Possum Kingdom Lake

Possum Kingdom Lake

Graham provides the northern access to Possum Kingdom State Recreation Area. Possum Kingdom Lake boasts 390 miles of beautiful shoreline with swimming, boating, and camping. This area is a playground for outdoorsmen and hunters.

Young County Courthouse

Young County Courthouse

The Young County Courthouse was built in 1932 and is the fourth courthouse building. Graham has served as the county seat since 1874.

Young County Courthouse Archway

Young County Courthouse Archway

The archway is all that remains of the courthouse that was built in 1884. In 1932 a new building was built along side the old structure. On completion of the new building the old building was destroyed, except for the archway.

Young County Veterans Memorial

Young County Veterans Memorial

The Young County Veterans Memorial was erected in 2000, the middle section on Memorial Day and the outside walls on Veterans Day. The memorial includes 5,034 names of veterans who served any branch of the military during the 20th century including World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and Peacetime. The memorial also has names of 149 individuals who died while serving. The memorial is located on the downtown square in Graham.