Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Athens: Cain Center

Cain Park - City of Athens Dept. of Tourism

For 30 years the Cain Center has been at the heart of sports, social interaction and celebrations in Henderson County.


  • 915 S. Palestine
  • Athens, Texas
  • 75751


Hours & Fees

  • Currently closed for renovations.

  • Check with website for entry fees.  


The Cain Center sits in the heart of the beautiful, 85-acre Cain Park, surrounded by beautiful oaks and pines. The Cain Center has a full-service athletic facility including a junior-Olympic indoor pool, and meeting facilities. Guests staying in local hotels are provided complimentary access during their stay in Athens by showing their hotel room key to the attendant.