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Brady, Texas: Heart of Texas

The town claims to be the "The Heart of Texas," situated in closest proximity to the state's geographical center. Monument defended by a WWII artillery piece.

Commerce St., Brady, TX
Intersection of US Hwy 87/190 and US Hwy 377 on the south lawn of the courthouse.
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Heart of Texas monument.

The Heart of Texas

Brady, TX is known to be the Heart of Texas. The McCulloch County Courthouse, located in downtown Brady, has a monument to mark the spot. Also located here is an old gun from World War 2.

[ceelotte, 03/12/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Heart of Texas Country Music MuseumHeart of Texas Country Music Museum, Brady, TX - 1 mi.
Butane Tank ClownButane Tank Clown, Brady, TX - 1 mi.
Geographic Center of TexasGeographic Center of Texas, Rochelle, TX - 20 mi.
In the region:
Museum to the Creator of Conan the Barbarian, Cross Plains, TX - 69 mi.

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