Attractions

Historic Site in Huntsville

Sam Houston Memorial Museum

Several Sam Houston–related buildings are located in a 15-acre park on the campus of Sam Houston State University, just south of downtown. The museum looks at the complex life of Houston, who won the decisive victor…
Museum in Huntsville

Texas Prison Museum

As depressing as it is fascinating, the Texas Prison Museum doesn’t sugarcoat its exhibits, such as ‘Old Sparky,’ the electric chair once used to dispatch the condemned. Exhibits have an underlying theme of brutalit…