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Tyler Travel Guide: 60 reviews and 151 photos
Tyler was named for President John Tyler who was one of the principals in bringing Texas into the Union. Tyler is known for its Roses and Azaleas.
The incorporation date of Tyler: 1846
The population of Tyler is approximately 75,450.
In the heart of the East Texas oil field, Tyler has refineries and other oil-based industries.
The growing city has also become the location of the administrative headquarters of various oil companies.
Tyler has a foundry, in addition to plants that manufacture pipes, tires, and electrical equipment. Although its once-famous rose-growing industry has greatly declined, it still features a huge municipal rose garden and an annual fall rose festival.
Tyler is the seat of a Univ. of Texas campus and Texas College. In the city, which has a symphony orchestra and a civic theater, are a museum of art and a planetarium. Nearby are a number of small lakes as well as a state park.
- Pros:Charming, Great siteseeing, lots of historical buildings...
- Cons:Wasn't there long enough to find any..
- In a nutshell:City full of Surprises...
Having a Camera with you is a must. There are many beautiful things here to take snaps of. more travel advice
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