Jefferson is a city in Marion County in northeastern Texas, United States. The population was 2,024 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Marion County, Texas, and is situated in East Texas. The city is a tourism center, with popular attractions including: Jay Gould‘s Railroad car, the Sterne Fountain, Jefferson Carnegie Library, Excelsior House, the House of the Four Seasons, and the bayous formed by Big Cypress Bayou located in and around the city.
George & Michelle Otstott dedicated this park on September 5, 1993 to the wonderful people of Jefferson, Texas as a token of their love and affection for this fine community.
Otstott Park serves as a public gathering place and an area for relaxation and enjoyment. Often used for weddings, religious services, public celebrations including national holidays. The park is also a setting for free concerts and musical events throughout the year.
This park is open to all people, children, pets, and visitors are especially welcome. Come be a part of a celebration or just enjoy a quiet moment.