Temple is the second largest city in Bell County, Central Texas, United States. Located off Interstate 35, the town is just a few minutes' drive from the beautiful Belton Lake and the 4 adjacent national parks on its shores. Temple brings together the better of two worlds by successfully combining all the elements of the exciting and comfortable big-city life, with a lovely small city atmosphere. Temple has a solid economic foundation and is one of the principal cities in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area. The strong industrial and manufacturing base is an important part of the billion dollar business sector flourishing in Temple. The strong economic sector, the state of the art medical services and great education options offered here come together to build the great quality of life the residents enjoy here.
Temple is not only a developed economic center, but also a family town and a great destination for those who want to relax and have a good time. Discovering all the interesting places in Temple is a fascinating adventure. Among them, some of the most intriguing are: The Bell Country Museum, The Miller Springs nature Area, The Wilson House and the Railroad and Heritage Museum. If you are a music and culture lover, the Symphony Orchestra and the Temple Civic Theatre will delight your senses with beautiful classical music and entertaining plays. Another exciting place to go is The Lion's Junction Family Water Park, where everyone has an amazing time. If you enjoy spending time outside, you might want to know that the various outdoor activities organized in the area include: hiking, skate-boarding, biking, jet-skiing, golf and paintball events. Temple also has a full calendar of events that you and your family will surely love. Some of the most loved events organized here are: the Temple College Jazz Festival, the Bloomin' Temple Festival, the Central Texas Airshow and the Main Fright Fest.
If shopping lightens your day, you will have a great time in Temple. The Temple Mall, 2 major retail stores, 3 shopping centers as well as several dozen specialty shops, will provide you with an exciting and unique shopping experience.
Education is another great thing that Temple offers. There are over a dozen public and private elementary and primary schools available. Also, there are no less than 9 high schools to choose from. The Temple College and Central Texas Beauty College are 2 local colleges offering a variety of courses, degrees and programs you and your children might be interested in. Scott and White Memorial Hospital and Clinic is a hospital that has a joint program with the Texas A&M University Health Science Center and the Olin Teague Veterans' Hospital Center.
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