The Iconic Movie Set That Was Left To Decay In The Middle Of The Desert

John Wayne’s 1960 film The Alamo is one of the most iconic films about the American West. The original set for the movie was incredibly detailed, and strove to be as authentic as possible. Now, that same set is sitting abandoned and decaying in the heart of Texas. Read on to learn more about this surreal location, and be sure to watch the exploration footage by YouTube channel “adamthewoo.”

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Take a look at the footage of this amazing site below: