Groesbeck, TX, is a small town with an enthralling past. Step back in time and explore the interesting history of the town for yourself by visiting the Old Fort Parker Historical Site. This reconstructed fort pays tribute to the Parker Family and the other pioneers who settled in Texas. In 1836 the Comanche Indians attacked the fort and took Cynthia Parker as a captive. She was raised with the Comanche and became the mother of Quanah Parker, the last great Comanche Chief. Explore the cabins and the grounds and absorb the significance of this site.