Top things to do in Huntsville

Top Choice Barbecue in Huntsville

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church

Well sure, you can worship God here, but most people flock to worship the incredibly good barbecue cooked in a smoky shack next to the church. All-you-can-eat plates, pork ribs, brisket, sausage and chicken are the …
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…
Southern US in Huntsville

Farmhouse Café

The 'meat and three' blue-plate lunch specials are Texas-hearty – this is chicken-fried steak country. Don't be put off by the strip-mall location – inside it has a friendly farmhouse feel. Choosing which kind of pi…
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…