DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS
As one of the largest states in the U.S in both area and population, Texas lives up to its reputation of “Everything is bigger in Texas”. The nickname of “The Lone Star State” signifies its former independence in the republic and a reminder of the state’s struggle for independence from Mexico.
This lantern section showcases all of the elements that make Texas and the Texan culture unique. You won’t want to miss the 40-foot cowboy and the giant Texan armadillo! Click here to find the Lone Star State location on the park map.