Tyrrell Historical Library - Beaumont, Texas. Originally built as Beaumont's First Baptist Church, the building now serves as a genealogical library of Beaumont and all of Southeast Texas. It is prime example of Henry Hobson Richardson's Romanesque Revival architecture. #architecture
Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center (Orange)- If you're in the area, these beautiful botanical gardens are a must-see. View a variety of different plant life in the gardens, and you can even take a bayou boat tour and see turtles, birds, and other animals native to the area.
Holding a broom, former slave Clara Brim poses for a photo outside her home in Beaumont, Texas as she shared her story of hardship along with thousands of others, featured in "Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938."