Houston, Texas: Howard Hughes Grave Site

Tomb of super-wealthy, germ-phobic Howard Hughes (1905-1976). The aviator/business tycoon's home state grave memorial would fit right into any gaudy Hollywood cemetery.

Glenwood Cemetery

Address:
2525 Washington Ave, Houston, TX
Directions:
Glenwood Cemetery. From Washington Ave. turn left into entrance. Head to south end passing many ostentatious tombs. Hughes is on the right.
Hours:
Gates open daily 7-5 Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Howard Hughes Grave.

Howard Hughes Grave Site

Howard Hughes was once known as the richest man in the world. His final resting place lies in a quiet cemetery in Houston, Texas. Many notable Houstonians are buried in the same cemetery.

[Hunter Cosmo, 07/23/2015]

In Roadside America, Howard Hughes is best known as the guy who built the Spruce Goose, world's largest wooden plane, which survives as a tourist attraction in Oregon.


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In the region:
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