map
Map &
Directions
access_time
Hours
mode_edit
Been here?
Rate it
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Houston from Above and Below: Chase Tower and Underground Tunnel Tour
"Kick off your Houston tour at Georgia’s Market where you’ll learn about the epic Downtown Houston Tunnel System which gives downtown workers an escape from the heat. Take a walk down Main Street to the Chase Bank Building where you’ll admire frescoes and a stained-glass window depicting Texas’ history amid the elegant Art-Deco interior. Then descend 20 feet (6 meters) below the streets into the underground tunnel system. Walk through the air-conditioned tunnel to the Chase Tower Texas’ tallest building. Head inside the massive tower and ride the elevator up to the 60th-floor sky lobby where you’ll take in sweeping views of the city skyline. Return to the lobby and pause for a photo in front of Spanish painter Joan Miro’s brightly colored ‘Personage and Birds’ sculpture.Following your guide
From $35.00
 
Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
"This bus tour is a wonderful way to start your Houston vacation. This lightly narrated 90-minute tour showcases Houston's famous land marks historic Houston areas and breath taking views. Explore the great city of Houston and see what the largest city in Texas has to offer.This guided tour drives through Houston's beautiful market square and many more downtown locations including Buf Allen Parkway and Houston's upscale midtown residential area. You will enjoy the breath-taking billion dollar Downtown Houston Skyline and museum district.Once the city tour is complete you will be dropped off at the Houston Aquarium which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. This package includes one admission ticket for the Houston Aquarium and one ticket for the Houston City Tour.""""Take a 90-minute panoramic guided tour on board a double decker buss. The city tour includes Downtown Historic district Toyota Center
From $50.00
 
Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
"This bus tour is a wonderful way to start your Houston vacation. This lightly narrated 90-minute tour showcases Houston's famous land marks historic Houston areas and breath taking views. Explore the great city of Houston and see what the largest city in Texas has to offer.This guided tour drives through Houston's beautiful market square and many more downtown locations including Buf Allen Parkway and Houston's upscale midtown residential area. You will enjoy the breath-taking billion dollar Downtown Houston Skyline and museum district.Once the city tour is complete you will be dropped off at the Houston Aquarium which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. This package includes one admission ticket for the Houston Aquarium and one ticket for the Houston City Tour.""""Take a 90-minute panoramic guided tour on board a double decker buss. The city tour includes Downtown Historic district Toyota Center
From $50.00

Huntsville Courthouse Square Tips (2)

Huntsville and Walker Texas Ranger

Huntsville is a small city of almost 40,000 (up 10% since 2000) located along Interstate 45/US Highway 190 in the Piney Woods part of East Texas. The settlement of Huntsville began in 1836 when...
Basaic's Profile Photo
Basaic
Apr 02, 2013

The Huntsville Courthouse Square

The Huntsville town square is sort of the town’s living room really from a grander Golden Era to bad the old courthouses was replaces but the buildings that surround the courthouse are mostly of the...
Ekahau's Profile Photo
Ekahau
May 21, 2007
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Hotels Near Huntsville

Hotels
1610 Bobby K. Marks Drive, P.O. Box 2388-SHSU, Huntsville, Texas, 77341, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
160 IH-45 S, (Formerly Best Western Sam Houston Inn), Huntsville, Texas, 77340, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
112 I.H. 45 North, Huntsville, Texas, 77320, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
201 W Hill Park Circle, Huntsville, Texas, 77340, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
3121 Montgomery Road, Huntsville, Texas, 77340, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
613 I-45, FM 1374 & I-45, Huntsville, Texas, 77340, United States
Show Prices

Top 5 Huntsville Writers

Basaic's Profile Photo

Basaic

"Basaic Huntsville Page"
View Member
ATXtraveler's Profile Photo

ATXtraveler

"Huntsville, Home of Sam Houston"
View Member
Stephen-KarenConn's Profile Photo

Stephen-KarenConn

"Huntsville, Texas: Home of Sam Houston"
View Member
der_geograf's Profile Photo

der_geograf

"Center of Texas history -- past and present"
View Member
Ekahau's Profile Photo

Ekahau

"Search for the perfect BBQ"
View Member
 
 

Things to Do Near Huntsville

Things to Do

Sam Houston Memorial Museum

There are two additional cabins, with no direct connection to Sam Houston that I am aware of, located on the museum grounds. They are both "dogtrot" style cabins from the period between the Texas...
View More
Things to Do

Texas Prison Museum

Another display in the museum is "old sparky" the notorious electric chair used to execute 361 convicted murderers in Texas between 1924 and 1964. Executions were stopped in 1964 and in 1982, Texas...
View More
Things to Do

Statue of Sam Houston

Sam Houston was larger than life so his statue should be too. In 1994, local artist David Adickes completed a 70 foot statue of the Texan hero which was erected by Interstate 45. Take a minute to stop...
View More

Getting to Huntsville

Address

1100 University Avenue Huntsville Texas 77340

Hours

We don't yet have hours for this Things to Do. Help us improve our info!

Map