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Sam Houston Memorial Museum

1836 Sam Houston Avenue, Huntsville, TX 77340
+1 936-295-1832
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Great Day trip from Houston

Headed out on a beautiful Sunday to see more Texas history. This museum was an excellent adventure... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
BaseballM0m7
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Houston, TX
Outdoor exhibits a musy

Not just the old buildings, moved here as a collection, but check out the special events such as... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Mark S
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Houston, Texas
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
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1836 Sam Houston Avenue, Huntsville, TX 77340
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Headed out on a beautiful Sunday to see more Texas history. This museum was an excellent adventure ($4 for seniors). Very well done, 3 rooms covering Sam Houston's early life to his years making legendary history and finally his later years. I got chills when...More

Thank BaseballM0m7
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Not just the old buildings, moved here as a collection, but check out the special events such as blacksmithing and woodworking which are scheduled on occasional Saturdays.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had to leave too soon, but I really enjoyed seeing everything I was able to see. I adore history, especially Texas history and this is definitely the place to go to get educated on Texas and Sam Houston, a key player in our Texas...More

Thank debsan55
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Wonderful place for children to walk the grounds and experience life in the 1800's. There are several buildings from throughout Houston's life such as his law office, his homestead house, and the house he died in. All are set up with furniture and items from...More

Thank Christi T
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to stop and see the statue of Sam Houston and take pics as my husband is related to him. When we got out of the car and walked around we realized there was much more to see then we knew. Very nice little...More

Thank Jessi N
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The museum was well kept. It was educational and enjoyable. The staff was friendly enough. There is a gift shop. The grounds are great. It was really nice to take a walking tour of the homes Sam Houston lived in as well as the kitchen,...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Spent the night in Huntsville, decided to visit on the way out. Grounds are free, parking easy, Excellent display of dwellings where family lived and how they lived. Kids will love all the ducks, chickens and roosters walking freely around the grounds. Docents were friendly...More

Thank EmptyNest_60
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice collection in regards to the life of Sam Houston. Some of the artifacts are rare and looking at the various buildings on the grounds were ALOT of fun for us!

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This was a really nice surprise. For ten dollars total, 2 adults enjoyed a guided and informational tour (practically a private tour) of two homes of Sam Houston, enjoyed a brief but interesting video, checked out a lovely small museum. The grounds had mini trails...More

1  Thank lovetotravel2012_13
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Is awesome, it tracks his early life up to and including his death, and his fight and love for Texas.He is a rue hero

Thank vschlieper
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