Visit Bonham and re-discover the charm of small-town Texas. Bonham, the largest city in Fannin County, has a comfortable and friendly, yet rural, atmosphere. Courthouse Square, with benches and an inviting streetscape, is surrounded by antique shops and other locally-owned and operated stores. Powder Creek Park and Lake Bonham appeal to visitors who want to enjoy the natural beauty of Bonham.
More than 10,000 people call Bonham home. Learn more about the townâ€™s history at Fannin County Historical Museum, housed in the old Texas Pacific Depot, and Ft. Inglish, a replica of the original settlement of Bonham, which was founded in 1837. Bonham was home of former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Sam Rayburn. The Rayburn Library & Museum and the Rayburn House are both local marquee attractions.