Articles Tagged “Visitor Center”

  • City Council Discusses Visitor Center Lease Agreement

    At this week’s regular City Council session, councilmembers discussed whether to sign a lease agreement  for 1114 Sam Houston Avenue for $2,000 per month to provide space for a Downtown Visitors Center and the City’s…

  • Strategic Planning Meeting Ahead

    The Huntsville City Council has a Strategic Planning session scheduled for Thursday, January 5th at the Huntsville Public Library from 4 to 5 PM. The meeting will continue on Friday morning, if needed. We talked…

  • Accident on I-45 Southbound Results in Fatalities

    DPS reports that Monday afternoon eight vehicles were involved in a collision that happened at the 110 mile marker in the vicinity of the Sam Houston Statue and Visitor Center. An unidentified woman and her…

  • End of Summer Bash Begins Today

    You’re invited to join the Sam Houston Statue and Visitor Center for their End of Summer Bash. There will be three days of fun and family activities. They’ll be celebrating today, Wednesday and Thursday from…

  • End of Summer Bash at Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center

    Mark your calendars. Join the Sam Houston Statue and Visitor Center for their End of Summer Bash. There will be three days of fun and family activities for you to soak up the last bit…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets at six tonight at City Hall. Before the meeting, there will be a work session where the council will hear from PGAL Architects representative Jeff Gerber on the proposed Visitor…

  • Tourism Partners Of The Year Award

    Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Visitor Services Coordinator Jamie Matthews informs us that Jeannine Jacoby and Connie Heiland were awarded Tourism Partners of the year for 2014 at the Visitor Center’s annual Open House and…

  • The Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Celebrates 19 Years

    Today, the Tourism Department invites residents and visitors to stop by the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center and Gift Shop to celebrate the 19th Anniversary of the landmark monument, “A Tribute to Courage.” The world’s…

  • Millionth Visitor Campaign Kicks Off Today

    City of Huntsville Director of Tourism Kimm Thomas tells us the kickoff for the Millionth Visitor Campaign gets underway today at noon at the Visitor Center out at the Sam Houston Statue . . .…

  • City Manager Updates Visitor Center Campaign

    Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit told councilmembers Wednesday that as of December 31st, 2012 the City of Huntsville had, in total, 972,849 visitors at our Visitor Center. He’s looking forward to getting to the millionth,…