Galveston, Texas: Giant Trumpet

Huge white trumpet/coronet draws attention to music scene (it's not a hurricane warning system).
Address:
Tremont St., Galveston, TX
Directions:
Old Galveston Square. Between Strand St. and Mechanic St. on Tremont St. facing west.
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Big trumpet.

Giant Trumpet

Gigantic white trumpet perfect for brass instrument appreciators everywhere! Great photo op. Just south from Tremont and the Strand in downtown Galveston.

[Riley Choquette, 07/15/2010]

Giant trumpet.

Giant Trumpet

In this historic district of Galveston is a massive trumpet, a cornet actually. There is no marker as to why it is here but Galvestonians must be proud of it because it does show up on several postcards of the area....

[Richard Weiss, 06/13/2005]

It's big, but somewhat generic, without the panache of the 50-ft. saxaphone made of VW beetle parts that stands in Houston...

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