Trip Planner:   USA  /  Texas  /  Huntsville  /  Museums  /  Sam Houston Memorial Museum
Sam Houston Memorial Museum, Huntsville
(4.5/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
Sam Houston Memorial Museum is located in Huntsville. Use our Huntsville trip builder to visit Sam Houston Memorial Museum on your trip to Huntsville, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Create a full Huntsville itinerary

Plan your trip to Huntsville

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
  • Sam Houston loved Texas. But he loved his family more. This park tells the story of the Houston family (who've been family friends of mine for nearly 50 years). I asked my wife to marry me at the step...  more »
  • Headed out on a beautiful Sunday to see more Texas history. This museum was an excellent adventure ($4 for seniors). Very well done, 3 rooms covering Sam Houston's early life to his years making legen...  more »
  • Not just the old buildings, moved here as a collection, but check out the special events such as blacksmithing and woodworking which are scheduled on occasional Saturdays. 
  • A small but focused historical museum. If you like Texas history, you will enjoy this museum. It tells Sam Houston's life story and about 1/3 of the museum is dedicated to the Texas Revolution. If you take your time and read most of the exhibits, you'll probably complete it in 30-45 minutes. The volunteers are very friendly and knowledgeable. They have plenty of stories and artifacts for kids to pick up and examine, like musket balls and old playing cards. Don't forget to go downstairs and see the diorama of the battle at the Alamo. Then enjoy the park the museum sits in.
  • Very interesting if you're into Texas history. Lots of exhibits to look with some cool artifacts.
  • Very enjoyable and nice town to visit.
  • Great museum and amazing staff! :)
  • Unique.