Rockwall Quick Guide
Rockwall is a city in Rockwall County, Texas, United States, which is part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. It is the county seat of Rockwall County. Early pioneer T.U. Wade discovered the rock wall when digging a well in the mid-1800s, about the time the town was founded. Wade suggested naming the town Rockwall after the curious geological formation. The name was accepted and the town of Rockwall was platted on April 17, 1854. The city offers many beautiful parks and you can find something for everyone, including playgrounds, lakes with fishing, trails, and even boat ramps with access to Lake Ray Hubbard. Destinations include Historic Downtown, the heart of the City, where you will find an amazing assortment of fine shopping, dining and services. You can also enjoy The Harbor, Rockwall’s premier commercial, entertainment and recreation spot on the hillside of beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard.