Sam Houston Memorial Museum Complex is .5 mi. s. on the w. side of SR 75 Bus. Rte. at 1836 Sam Houston Ave. on the Sam Houston State University campus. Two of Gen. Sam Houston's houses—Woodland, built in 1847, and the 1856 Steamboat House where he died—are preserved. On the grounds are his law office and the Sam Houston Memorial Museum containing his belongings and Texas Revolution artifacts.