Its Courthouse Square gives history lovers an opportunity to see one of the only remaining 19th century courthouse examples left in the area. The Granbury Opera House is popular with appreciators of art and culture. Many performances are held at the opera house yearly. For lovers of fishing and boating, Lake Granbury is a popular destination. Like other lakes in the area, it has a wide variety of species of fish that offer a challenge for anglers. Several varieties of bass are common as well as species of catfish.
There are many types of homes for sale on Lake Granbury. Luxury estates are located in neighborhoods such as Abe Estates, boasting hundreds of feet of shoreline per property and a variety of other luxury amenities, such as pool cabanas and guest homes. For homebuyers searching for a more modest abode, there is a variety of smaller properties available in neighborhoods like Blue Water Shores. These properties are great for retirees that no longer wish to care for a large home, but still want to be able to fish daily. Boat slips and docks are common with waterfront properties at all price levels making the Lake Granbury community appropriate for people of all budgets.
The Granbury School District offers a wide variety of public school options for families with children. High schools place a high importance on college readiness and offer a wide variety of athletic opportunities for students. Elementary and middle schools offer challenges for children as well.