Roadside Oddities: the Legacy of Dan Phillips, Creator of Huntsville’s Boot House

January 19, 2022 | By John Nova Lomax

A Huntsville Museum Offers a Rare Chance to Step Into the Room where Sam Houston Died

July 23, 2021 | By Heather Brand

The Steamboat House in Huntsville not only protects artifacts of Texas history at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum, the house itself is an artifact.

5 Hidden Gem Texas Lakes

July 1, 2019 | By Pam LeBlanc, Jason Boyett, Clayton Maxwell, Dan Oko

Spend some time in and on the waters of these five lesser-known lakes, then visit the charming towns that surround them for a refreshing, slow-paced getaway.

10 Epic Summer Travel Adventures

April 19, 2017 | By Clayton Maxwell

Get even more summertime adventure ideas.

Hello summertime! We know it can get hot out there, but that’s no excuse to stay inside: Cool outdoor adventures in Texas abound.

General Sam Houston Folk Festival

March 30, 2017 | By

May marks the 30th year of music, crafts, culture, and Texas history at the General Sam Houston Folk Festival.

Comfort Awaits

January 12, 2017 | By Caroline Gnagy

Inside the modest painted-brick building that houses Huntsville’s Farmhouse Cafe, comfort awaits—both on the plate and in spirit.

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Huntsville

February 7, 2012 | By Chet Garner

For some, the idea of spending time in Huntsville conjures up images of a striped jumpsuit, two matching metal bracelets, and a uniformed escort who definitely isn’t a tour guide. But for those who visit voluntarily, Huntsville makes for one incredible day trip. 

Land of Big Sam

July 17, 2009 | By Karen Hastings

Historic Capitol Hill, one of the highest points in Huntsville, is a good place to start if you want to really understand this cultured and prosperous Piney Woods town that has long set its sights on greatness.

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