This statue of Sam Houston is the world's tallest statue of an American hero, and was built by artist David Adickes. The Sam Houston Statue, "A Tribute to Courage," stands 67 feet tall on a 10 foot base. Within the Visitor's Center, you will find an assortment of visitor information including unique videos, brochures, and maps. You will be greeted by a friendly Texas ambassador, who can help plan your day. We also have a Gift Shop located at the Visitor's Center. To get to the statue and Visitor's Center, take Exit 109 or 112 from I-45.Put Sam Houston Statue and other Huntsville attractions into our Huntsville trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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Sam Houston Statue reviews
Seeing the statue as you drive by is so cool but being able to go and stand at his feet and look up at him is amazing. If you like history at all or just like really cool things I recommend stopping at the visitor center and getting a look at the interesting facts associated with the statue and Huntsville.
If you want to see the biggest ever statue of Sam Houston, stop here! It's so huge you can hardly get it all into the same photo! The area around the statue is well-cared for and clean. Many, many tourists are here to see the statue. It is a good place to stop and appreciate the history of Sam Houston and the state of Texas.
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