Huntsville State Prison, Huntsville

1 Reviews

Been here? Rate It!

hide
  • Huntsville State Prison
    by keeweechic
  • keeweechic's Profile Photo

    Huntsville State Prison

    by keeweechic Updated Jul 18, 2003

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    As you drive either down the freeway or even on the side roads running parallel you will see many prison units of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. For more than 150 years, Huntsville has been the prison city of Texas as well as the Execution centre of Texas. A small and conservative town, Huntsville has 8 state prisons in the her vicinity. The first convict was processed in 1849 and right now there are roughly 450 odd criminals sitting on death row. The lesser offenders can be seen doing manual work outside the prison walls.

    Was this review helpful?

Instant Answers: Huntsville

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

90 travelers online now

Comments

View all Huntsville hotels