Things to Do Near Wynne Unit
The worlds tallest statue is located in Huntsville TX. It is a statue of of Sam Houston and is 67' tall and stands on a 10' sunset granite base. It was constructed 10-22-1994. You will want to be sure you have a camera when you visit.
Texas Prison Museum
This is a very interesting place to visit and I have personally visited it twice. It is located on Highway 75 South and from I-45 take exit 109 or 112.
Visitors Center at Sam Houston Statue
The center is open M-F 10 AM-5 PM. Sunday 11 AM-5 PM
On weekends from March-May it is open until 6:00 PM
The Walker County Fair, Rodeo,and BBQ cook-off is held annually in Huntsville. Downtown Huntsville has many shops and areas to enjoy. The Sam Houston University is located in Huntsville.