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History

If you like history then you will appreciate it. Do your research on the issue before so you can... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Chris W
Beautiful driving day trip

For those of us of a certain age, the drive right along the water from Magnolia Beach to the... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
peggy d
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Telluride, Colorado
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2 Oct 2018
“History”
5 May 2018
“Beautiful driving day trip”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

If you like history then you will appreciate it. Do your research on the issue before so you can soak in how desolate it is.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris W
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

For those of us of a certain age, the drive right along the water from Magnolia Beach to the Marina at the end of the road is a treat, any time of year, but especially when the Texas Laurel and Spanish daggers are in bloom....More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank peggy d
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I've been here MANY times, and there is no Ghost town. If you read the summary of Indianola in the Texas Travel Guide you would think this is an historic gold mine. The truth is there are houses along the bayfront (new by the way),...More

Date of experience: June 2016
12  Thank coastalbirds
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Indianola is ripe with Texas history and I recommend you visit and understand how the weather and various groups of settlers have changed the face of Texas throughout the years.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank H L
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

This is about a 45-minute drive from Victoria, so I was surprised to see it on the list of things to do in Victoria. We drove down for a look and it's interesting to see the monument by the bay. Down a few more miles,...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Janemcgill411
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Very nice monument. Nice area to visit. The problem, the map is no where even close to where this really is. It is off of 316, but 316 is on the bay. Look at the very first picture, you can see the bay. It is...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Toni C
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This area dates back to the French explorer La Salle landing in Matagorda Bay in 1684, and progresses in time to the later town of Indianola, which was a center of trade and commerce in the mid 1800's. Indianola was wiped from the coast in...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank BobShelton
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