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“Great place to visit but please don't park on the side of I45!!!!!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Sam Houston Statue

Sam Houston Statue
Ranked #2 of 20 things to do in Huntsville
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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“Great place to visit but please don't park on the side of I45!!!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

There is a lovely gift shop and information center here at the statue. There are pictures of the construction of the statue, Sam Houston related gifts and souvenirs and clean bathrooms if you stop along your way. There is no fee to enter or explore the grounds. But please DO NOT PARK ON INTERSTATE 45 TO VIEW THE STATUE! There is a great parking lot if you come to the statue from State Hwy 75. It is illegal and very dangerous to stop on the side of an Interstate!

Visited March 2014
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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“Quick family visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2014

Enjoyed the 30 minute stop, walking around, looking at the statute. The gift shop has a nice variety of items, including ice cream, which our group loved. The employees/volunteers were helpful and friendly. The grounds were maintained and safe.

Visited April 2014
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Lowry, Minnesota
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22 reviews
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“Great piece of Texas history.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2014

We stopped by here on our way home from Galveston. I'm so glad we did. Nice little outdoor area, with a cute gift shop and interesting little information area. The statue is amazing. If you're visiting Texas, or if you're a native you need to add this to your list.

Visited March 2014
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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“Sam Houston”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Very nice, they hace a gift shop and an information center; also see Sam Houston's tomb which is in Huntsville as well.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Sam Houston”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Nice statue and a good place to go and learn a little history. The kids will like looking a the statue and there are other one behind the big one.

Visited March 2014
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