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Review of Sam Houston Statue

Sam Houston Statue
Ranked #2 of 15 things to do in Huntsville
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Family fun, history, friendly people. Great for taking photographs. We had a 12 year old with us and she was spellbound and lived taking a picture in front of Sam

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"larger than life"
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Quick stop for a little history lesson on one of the founding fathers of Texas. Beware of the gift shop. They wanted $16.95 for a small sticker. Also, the bathroom was not pleasant at all. Needs a little work. The statue was definitely worth seeing.

1  Thank Catherine R
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Neat statue to commemorate Texas' founding father, but not really worth stopping, unless you just want a quick look around and cute souvenirs. There was a short walking trail and a plaque. To me it would be much better to go see the larger museum in town across from Sam Houston State Universiry.

1  Thank hillherbs
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped after going to Huntsville State Park. Nice and friendly people. The gift shop is a bit expensive, compared to others we have shopped. Great photo ops.

1  Thank John M
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Quick stop here and wasn't disappointed. The statue is gigantic and impressive from the road and standing right underneath. The shop is very good but toilets not so.....

1  Thank chocaholicgirl
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