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7 Places to Visit in Yoakum, Texas


Here’s where to go in the self-proclaimed ‘Leather Capital of the World’
places to visit in yoakum, texas
Since the 19th century, Yoakum has been Texas’ land of leather. Photo by Buff Strickland.
Saddle-makers and Leather Goods

These saddleries and tanneries have been handcrafting their leather goods in Yoakum for decades. Even if you aren’t in the market for a saddle, stop in for a behind-the-scenes peek at this Texas tradition.

Circle Y Saddles
1708 N. South St.
(800) 531-3600

Double J Saddlery
2243 Highway 77A South
(800) 669-2535

Tex Tan
808 U.S. Highway 77A S.

Points of Interest

While in town, treat yourself with a fresh-baked kolache and a bit of shopping or brush up on your Texas history.

Double D Ranchwear Outlet Store
509 Lott St., (800) 899-3379

H & H Café & Bakery
719 Lott St., 361-293-3232

St. Regis Past & Present
612 Lott St., 713-303-6399

Yoakum Heritage Museum
312 Simpson St., 361-293-2309

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