Travelers are voting San Jacinto Monument as the best monument in Houston. There are 1 monument in Texas City a city just 34 km from Houston and 1 monument in Elgin which is 125 km distant. The most popular of these are San Jacinto Monument in Texas City and Littlefield Fountain in Elgin. You can find 6 monuments in Texas and 131 monuments in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Texas is San Jacinto Monument and Statue of Liberty is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of monuments in Houston.