The Heritage of Sonora and Sutton County that can be seen and sometimes heard includes the original well site on the lawn of the 1891 Courthouse designed by Oscar Ruffini ; the first jail, which now houses a museum;1889 Miers Home Museum; and the Depot with an outdoor amphitheater. The Courthouse Square is located at Water Avenue and Oak Street. There are brochures for self-guided walking tours located in front of the courthouse next to the historical markers.
With its tourist friendly atmosphere, Sonora TX is a welcome site to any Texas Traveler. You can visit our historic downtown area that’s rich in pioneer heritage, see the original Sutton County jail, that was once home to many frontier outlaws, hike the trails of Eaton Hill, play a round of golf at the Sonora Golf Course, take a dip at the Sonora Public Swimming Pool or explore the mysterious underground world of the Caverns of Sonora. With 5 motels and numerous restaurants, Sonora can satisfy the needs of any tourist.