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Dallas  or Texas Trips Combined 

February 22 – February 24

Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home  – 7405 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 75225

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1962228/famous-memorials

 

Ross Perot  32.8695255,-96.7789987

Mickey Mantle – Mausoleum, Saint Matthew NE-N-D14-15

Mary Kay Ash – North Mausoleum Sec. H 2C  32.8684175,-96.7807303

George S. Phalen

Morris Bernard Zale        Temple Shalom Section

Henry Menasco Wade – east end of the Meadow of Reflection, in the areasouth of the Masoleum

 

15 minutes to TDB HQ 2952 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas 

 

 

31 minutes to Mills Cemetery – 1600 Garland Memorial Cemetary, Garland, TX 75040

 

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10171689/charles-oscar-smiley 32.9084449,-96.6002843

 

https://tuisnider.com/2020/04/24/urban-legend-smiley-garland-grave-texas-cemetery-grave-historic-cemeteries/

 

Smiley family – Area to the right of the front gate suppose to be a haunted grave – This family passed away resulting from a tornado that killed 17 people in Garland, Texas. Among those killed were all the members of the family of Charlie O. Smiley with the exception of his five year old son Dorit Smiley

 

1 hour to Old Alton Bridge, known locally as the Goatman’s Bridge who supposedly lurks in the woods around the location, to hunt for the demon that has attacked three women. 33.130024, -97.103993

 

25 minutes to Muslim Cemetery, Krum, TX

Amina Yaser Said   Sarah Yaser Said  33.24065867451002, -97.32026716581535

 

35 mins to George “Machine Gun Kelly” Barnes  33.0647888,-97.7073212

 

20 mins https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/13501   aurora – space alien 507 Cemetery Rd, Aurora, TX 76078  33.0525905,-97.5006580 https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/52130170/extraterrestrial-airship_pilot-alien

 

1 hour to Cool, Texas and nearby The Baker Hotel and Spa 200 E Hubbard St, Mineral Wells, TX 76067

 

 

White Settlement

Texas

 

Sit on Famous Outlaw Laps 1006 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102

Fort worth cemetery https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/5702/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-7365156

 

 

 

42 minutes Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051

 

 

Texas De Brazil –   7pm – 15101 Addison Rd, Addison, TX 75001

 

Western Heights Cemetery  clyde barrows           

1617 Fort Worth Ave

 

6300 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75232  Stevie ray Vaughn

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/4768/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-64095947

 

 

Tuesday

 

Braum’s Ice Cream & Burger Restaurant  812 S Stemmons Fwy, Lewisville, TX 75067

 

 

Sept 8-11th Dallas, Texas Trip

Chickasaw National Recreation Area – 901 W 1st St, Sulphur, OK 73086  9:00 AM–4:30 PM

Sept 10th

 

Drone video of downtown OKC p

OK Capitol Building

 

1 hour to T. Boone Pickens grave 1800 Memorial Dr, Stillwater, OK 74074  maybe 36.103268, -97.185642

 

2 hours to Salt plains  Selenite Crystal Digging  Location of Selenite Crystal Digging Area:
66003 Garvin Road, Cherokee, OK 73728.

 Once inside the gate, drive about a mile following the road and park in front of orange “Dig Area” signs.

Open sunrise to sunset

 

40 mins to Please call 580-594-2312 to arrange for a special tour time.

Twister the Movie Museum 101 W Main, Wakita, OK 73771

Thursday         1–5PM

Friday  1–5PM

Saturday          1–5PM

Sunday Closed

Monday           Closed

Tuesday           1–5PM

Wednesday      1–5PM

 

 

30 minutes to Just over the OK / KS line – Tammy Faye Bakker  37.0066986, -98.1647034

 

Maple Grove Cemetery

Wichita

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/92961/famous-memorials

 

Eat in Salina

 

Abilene Cemetery after Eisenhower

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10292042/gerald-roberts

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4356/thomas-james-smith  38.9314147,-97.2215271

 

Maybe Hotel in Salina

 

Sunday

 

6.75 hour drive to Dallas airport from Salina.

 

Maybe near Tulsa

 

Will Rogers grave  36.3204170,-95.6313200

 

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/99406/famous-memorials

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2335/carlton-cole-magee

 

Perot Museum of Nature and Science  open 10-5pm

 

Blue hour get photos of George W Bush presidential library

 

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza 10-5pm

 

Fort Worth Skyline Drone shots

July 9-13th 2022 Houston – Dallas Texas

 

1.5 hours to Magnolia Cemetery Co, 2291 Pine St, Beaumont, TX 77703

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/22505622/moon-mullican

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/5015/famous-memorials

 

3 minutes to Forest Lawn Memorial Park and Funeral Home

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1705/jp-richardson 30.1229895,-94.1000608

30 minutes to Oak Bluff Memorial Park
618 Block, Port Neches, TX 77651  https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66482226/johnny-preston   no gates

 

Forest Park Cemetery

6900 Lawndale, Houston
https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/156472/famous-memorials

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6806432/debora-sue-schatz

 

Houston Skyline Photos –

Houston Police Officers’ Memorial – 1400 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77019

Rosemont Pedestrian Bridge – 29.762098, -95.391789

 

Central Unit – Ghost Adventures – One Circle Dr, Sugar Land, TX 77498

 

Sunday

 

Lakewood Church  Sundays 8:30am and 11am

3700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027

 

George Floyd – grave 29.5641200, -95.3483295

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/955370/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-57372310

 

25 mins to NASA Johnson Space Center  2101 E NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058  open 9-6

 

David Phillip “The Bubble Boy” Vetter 30.295879, -95.427684

 

Huntsville, Texas – Black Jesus statue 30.726627, -95.547307

George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum  open 12-5 on Sunday

1000 George Bush Dr W, College Station, TX 77845

           

College Station Cemetery

James Earl Rudder  30.6041500,-96.3078160

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2976/college-station-cemetery

 

LBJ Presidential Library 2313 Red River St, Austin, TX 78705

 

 

San Antonio

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/45857274/percy-ellis-sutton

 

Monday

Uvalde

 

Robb Elementary School  715 Old Carrizo Rd, Uvalde, TX 78801

 

John Nance Garner – 32nd VP  no gates
29.198437, -99.813053

 

Pioneer Park

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18144/john-king-fisher 29.214900, -99.793000

 

maybe 1.25 hours to
Amistad National Recreation Area Visitor Center and Bookstore, 10477 Highway 90 West, Del Rio, TX 78840

 

Cedar Grove Cemetery

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2808/cedar-grove-cemetery

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2697/ben-arnold-kilpatrick  
30.133024, -102.387072

 

3.75 hours to

https://www.nps.gov/bibe/planyourvisit/big-bend-visitor-centers.htm

Panther Junction Visitor Center, 310, Alsate Dr, Big Bend National Park, TX 79834

29.328196, -103.206160

Rio Grande Village Visitor Center 29.184955, -102.962103
9AM–12PM

1–4:30PM

 

Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

1520 Harry Wurzbach Road

San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/109410/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-7323745

 

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/933461/alvin-roubal-luedecke
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/47261263/george-warren-mundy

               

San Antonio

Mission Burial Park South

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/5275/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-7086388
Pattillo Higgins  29.3434867,-98.4698200

 

 

 

Waco Mammoth National Monument 9-5pm
6220 Steinbeck Bend Dr, Waco, TX 76708

 

George W. Bush Presidential Center

2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205

 

College Station Cemetery https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2976/famous-memorials

 

Tuesday

On way back to Houston

 

               

Tyler Memorial Park and Cemetery

David Koresh 32.3540840,-95.3681717

 

And

 

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6816551/helen-maddux

 

Near Taylor

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/195065706/raymond-wayne-hill

31.42760, -95.92942

 

Maybe Big Thicket National Preserve Visitors Center 6102 FM 420, Kountze, TX 77625

 

April 21- 25th Texas 2022

Calvary Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/219651701/charley-pride

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7990611/edward-franklin-morgan

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/186745639/dorothy-malone  32.8671917,-96.8721431

 

 

22 minutes to Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home  – 7405 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 75225  open 8-8pm

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/200978511/ross-perot 32.869526, -96.778999

Mary Kay Ash – North Mausoleum Sec. H 2C

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/11213902/jack-st_clair-kilby

George S. Phalen

Henry Menasco Wade – east end of the Meadow of Reflection, in the areasouth of the Masoleum.

 

Trinity Overlook Park – views of downtown Dallas  110 W Commerce St, Dallas, TX 75205  32.774435, -96.822386

Braum’s 720 E Pleasant Run Road, DeSoto TX 75115

 

 

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

 

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/126338715/glenn-edward-mcduffie 32.7161789,-96.9345703

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/170358305/ned-miller

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/22717295/hank-william-thompson

 

Wingate by Wyndham Round Rock Hotel & Conference Center
1209 N Interstate 35, Round Rock, TX 78664

 

 

Round Rock Cemetery

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/363440/round-rock-cemetery 

Ahijah W. “Caige” Grimes 30.5183456,-97.6968852

Samuel “Sam” Bass 30.5175263,-97.6975837

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1516/seaborn-barnes

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7093146/barbette

http://www.austinexplorer.com/Locations/ShowLocation.aspx?LocationID=2056

 

Austin Memorial Park Cemetery open 7am-7pm

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2366/frank-hamer  30.3282535,-97.7498650

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7874454/benjamin-maney-gault 30.3282743,-97.7497782

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/3132/james-a-michener

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/237433482/bobbie-lee-nelson

 

Franklin Barbecue open 11-3pm 900 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702

 

Austin Skyline shots Butler Metro Park 1000 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

 

30.264852, -97.756881  and near by Pedestrian Bridge  parking near by 30.264226, -97.755582 and nearby Auditorium Shores Dog Par

 

 

Texas State Cemetery  909 Navasota St, Austin, TX 78702 open 8-5

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/206603/texas-state-cemetery

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6194096/william-alexander_anderson-wallace

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4334/albert-sidney-johnston

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9201/john-austin-wharton

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9526325/hugh-mcleod

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6662468/james-pinckney-henderson

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9201/john-austin-wharton

Chris Kyle – Statesmans’ Meadow, Section 2 (G) Row:A Number:10

Stephen Fuller Austin – 30.2653200,-97.7271400

John Reynolds Hughes   Republic Hill Section 2 Row S Plot 15

William Alexander Anderson “Big Foot” Wallace – Republic Hill Section 2 Row K Number 1

CPT Eugene Andrew “Gene” Cernan – 30.2667083,-97.7252972

Sam Houston Clinton

 

               

Oakwood Cemetery open 7am-7pm

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1522/susanna-a-dickinson

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18203/john-henry-faulk

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6990/ima-hogg

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1028/ben-thompson

 

Tesla Headquarters – Gigafactory Texas

13101 Harold Green Road

Austin, TX 78725

 

 

You make my heart sing Mural  301 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704

Greetings From Austin Mural 1720 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704

Love From Austin mural  1912 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Willie For President Mural 100-130 E Elizabeth St, Austin, TX 78704

 

 

Park Hills Baptist church for blue bonnets – 900 S MoPac Expy, Austin, TX 78746

 

 

Maybe LBJ Presidential Library 2313 Red River St, Austin, TX 78705

 

Jacob’s Well Natural Area 1699 Mt Sharp Rd, Wimberley, TX 78676

 

 

Motel 6-San Antonio, TX – Fiesta  – 16500 I-10 West, San Antonio, TX 78257

 

The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

Alamo Church Free Timed Entry – Saturday, Apr 23 2022 – 9:20am

 

6 minutes San Fernando Cathedral, 115 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205 where Davy Crockett, Jim Bowie are buried

15 minutes to San Antonio Missions National Historical Park – 6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, TX 78214 open 9-5pm

local legend at the Missions Park train tracks, where a school bus of little children was all instantly killed when a speeding train collided with it.

skyline of San Antonio 307 Marshall St, San Antonio, TX 78212

18 minutes to Ancira Tower Parking Garage 29.466486, -98.472426

15 minutes to Black Swan Inn – 1006 Holbrook Rd, San Antonio, TX 78218

 

Natural Bridge Caverns 26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd, San Antonio, TX 78266

 

 

Ann B. Davis – The Brady Bunch 29.7967070,-98.7335920

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/130713720/ann-b-davis

 

Treue Der Union- German Texan Monument 29.969865, -98.913769

 

45 mins to Lyndon B. Johnson Historical Park 9-5pm
1048 Park Road #49, Stonewall, TX 78671

 

2 hours to Geographical Center Of Texas, US-377, Rochelle, TX 76872 31.391514, -99.170680

 

4 hours to City of Lubbock Cemetery  Visitation is allowed during daylight hours (dawn to dusk), seven days a week and on all major holidays.

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/151541/famous-memorials?page=1#sr-9678

Buddy Holly 33.5651125,-101.8142590

Mac Davis 33.5644647,-101.8137934

Virgil Johnson

 

2.75 hours to William “Billy The Kid” Bonney

3501 Billy the Kid Dr, Fort Sumner, NM 88119

34.4037604,-104.1935177

https://www.billythekidmuseumfortsumner.com/index.html

Winter Hours : Oct 1- May 15   Mon – Sat     8:30 – 5:00

No tours after 4:30 PM

 

Midway point of route 66 305 W Historic Rte 66Adrian, TX 79001

 

Llano Cemetery    2900 S Hayes Amarillo

Rick Douglas Husband  Section 2B Lot 138 Space 2

Terry LaVerne Stafford Section 1A Lot 60 Space 3

 

 

 

 

 

Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival (an April event)  – 200 NW Main, Ennis, TX 75119

 

https://www.bluebonnettrail.org/

 

maybe  Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant, Lubbock, Amarillo, dallas

 

Houston Skyline Photos –

Houston Police Officers’ Memorial – 1400 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77019

Rosemont Pedestrian Bridge – 29.762098, -95.391789

 

 

Gamestop Corporate Office 625 Westport Pkwy, Grapevine, TX 76051