Baylor County Free Library

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The library boasts over 25,000 items in their collection of books, DVDs, magazines, reference titles, books on tape, e-books and CDs. Almost 10,000 visitors entered the library last year to utilize print and electronic reference resources, access the Internet, participate in computer and Internet training, view a Library exhibit or attend one of the Library’s many events. Our friendly and professional staff and volunteers are eager to serve you. Welcome to the Public Library!

101 S. Washington

Phone: 940-889-2007

Baylor County Museum

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The Baylor County Museum is located in Seymour with history and memorabilia from the first settlers of Baylor County to those citizens of Baylor County who have served our nation in the armed forces during various military campaigns.

116 N. Washington
P.O. Box 544

Phone: 940-889-6780

City Hall Cinema

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Come enjoy a blast from the past and a portal to the future all rolled up into one! The restored 1924 building is a site to see and performances make the best impressions here with our fantastic acoustics. If movies are what you are looking for, come spend the 2nd and 4th weekends with us for FREE! Winter Shows: Friday at 7pm and Saturday 6pm & 8pm. Summer Shows: Friday & Saturday at 8pm. Contact Lauren Bush for titles or join our facebook page and group. 800+ visitors in 60 days can’t be wrong!

Cruise the “Open Road” FM 1919

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The “Open Road” FM 1919 has miles and miles of true terrain free of electric poles and with only a few side roads. It’s a beautiful drive day or night. Wildlife is abundant in this area so please pay close attention to possible animal hazards. Keep down this road towards Crowell and you will Find Copper Breaks State Park!

101 Ranch to Market Rd 1919

Lake Kemp

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Location: On the Wichita River north of Seymour, off US 183
Surface area: 15,590 acres

Miller Creek Reservoir

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Location: 77 miles southwest of Wichita Falls
Surface area: 2,212 acres

Portwood Park

Parks & Recreation

2 fields with individual score boards, 2 sets stadium seats for each field, concession stand, speaker equipment (for league use), & ample parking. Contact the City of Seymour at 940-889-3148 to rent the field. Open use for friendly recreational play allowed.

Portwood Park Baseball Field

900 N Washington

Phone: 940-889-3148

Salt Fork Recreational Complex

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Seymour also has an excellent municipal owned nine-hole golf course located 2 miles south from downtown on Highway 187/287 toward Throckmorton. The Salt Fork also has a tennis court. Meeting rooms and a kitchen area are also available for rent. Cart rentals and a Golf Pro Shop is located in the club house. Fishing is also available to the public.

728 US Hwy 283 S
P.O. Box 31

Phone: 940-889-2833

Seymour City Pool & Splash Pad

Parks & Recreation

Seymour boasts the largest pool in the area. It’s Olympic size entertains many every year. There are different roped off depths, a diving board, and two slides. **2019 New slide pictured above** The pool opens exclusively in the morning for senior citizens. There is a club house with showers, bathrooms,and a concession stand.

Another new edition to our park area in 2013 is the Seymour Splash Pad equipped with spray jets of various kinds and a double dump bucket. This is also available for rent during the summer months. In 2019, Astroturf was add to the splash pad to better protect all the little toes!

110 Memorial Drive

Phone: 940-889-3148

Seymour Disc Golf Course

Parks & Recreation

Tee Box #6
Established in 1999, this 18 hole course is moderately hilly and wooded. Course length is 4414 ft with concrete tees and DISCatcher baskets. Hole Length: Under 300ft: 15 | 300 – 400ft: 3 | Over 400ft. Printable course maps and score cards coming soon!

One online reviewer said, ” Short but very enjoyable course in this small NW Texas town. Half the course is hilly and open; half is flat and tight. Very pretty park with some large trees and a nice creek.”

Seymour Texas Disc Golf Course

110 Memorial Drive

Phone: 940-889-3148