Known as the "Mural Capital of Texas," Breckenridge is a Texas Main Street City and has a National Main Street designation. The town grew during the 1920s oil boom. Historic downtown features original brick streets and buildings from that era. The Stephens County Courthouse is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Texas State Technical College––West Texas, Breckenridge Campus is here.
The area is prime for hunting deer, feral hogs, turkey, quail and dove. Local lakes offer water recreation, camping, hiking and birding opportunities.
100 E. Elm St.