Galveston in Galveston County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Former Site of Heidenheimer's Castle
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 7484.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1857.
Location. 29° 18.194′ N, 94° 47.071′ W. Marker is in Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of Sealy Avenue and 16th Street, on the right when traveling west on Sealy Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1602 Sealy Avenue, Galveston TX 77550, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trube House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The CottageIsaac H. and Henrietta Kempner House (about 500 feet away); Lockhart House (about 500 feet away); Fredrick William Beissner House (about 500 feet away); Julius H. Ruhl Residence (about 500 feet away); John and Eliza Hertford House (about 600 feet away); Thomas Chubb House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Samson Heidenheimer, Galveston, Texas
Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 809 times since then and 52 times this year. Last updated on January 18, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 25, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.