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All reviews visitor center gift shop sam houston larger than life quick stop welcome center texas history short walk american hero take pictures awesome sight small picnic area no charge picnic tables nice place to stop worth a stop huntsville state park
This amazing statue is part of a Texas visitor center off US hwy 45 in Huntsville. The statue is almost 70 feet tall, not including the granite base. The area is nicely landscaped.
You do not have to visit the center, as you cannot miss...More
This is a peaceful little site located just a stone’s throw from a busy freeway. Well worth a stop to see one of the world’s largest free-standing statues and take ages pictures. There is a welcome center, gift shop, restrooms and some vending machines. They...More
We were just traveling down Interstate 45 and suddenly the awesome, huge, magnificent statue of Sam Houston was on the side of the road. We just had to turn around and take a picture of this spectacular monument to one of Texas’s most beloved pioneers....More
The whole area around the statue is beautiful; the trees and breathtaking and the walking paths are easy to navigate. There is a lot of Texas history around Sam Houston and they do a good job of framing it without being dull.
You know you're getting close to Huntsville when you see this landmark looming in the distance. The size is remarkable and it's easy to pass by since you think you can see all there is from your car. Wrong. We finally decided to spend a...More
There's not much to see if you stop at the statue visitors center. There's a short path to the statue to see it up close. I wish there had been more about the building process etc. The cat inside the visitors center was the most...More