In September 2009, the Huntsville Cultural District was designated by the Texas Commission on the Arts as one of the first seven state cultural districts.
The Huntsville Cultural District encompasses a variety of facilities and attractions including:
Musuems and Art Galleries
Artist Studios and Workshops
Historic Homes and Sites
Theaters and Performances
Cultural Events and Festivals
The Cultural District is home to some of the finest historical architecture in Texas. Enhancing the downtown buildings are murals by world renowned artist Richard Haas. You can also tour artistically unique homes built from recycled materials that were created by Dan Phillips.
You can enjoy self-guided walking and driving tours, art activities, music-theater-dance performances, shopping, antiquing, and unique eateries.
Throughout the Cultural District, you'll find attractions and displays devoted to Huntsville's cultural heritage and colorful past, including: