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Science Museum
“Museum features the Wortham IMAX Theatre, Burke Baker Planetarium, Cockrell Butterfly Center, permanent exhibit halls and traveling exhibitions.”
144 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Distinct campus & sculpture garden with notable art from antiquity to today, plus films & programs.”
204 locals recommend
Zoo
“Can't skip the zoo, especially when it's lit up from Thanksgiving to Christmas holidays!”
116 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“In town for the Texans game or the Houston Rodeo? NRG Stadium is a short 30 minute drive!”
142 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
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“In town for your Favorite baseball team The Houston Astros? Minute Maid Park is only a 20 minute drive!”
102 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Several galleries around the area, plenty of art events to look for, nice picnic spot as well.”
193 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Yes, you hear it right! Sea animals and exotic fish live right here in the heart of Downtown Houston.”
80 locals recommend
Basketball Stadium
“Houston Rockets (National Basketball Association) as well as venue for numerous concerts.”
87 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Fun atmosphere with restaurants, entertainment, aquarium, shopping and marina ”
105 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Bustling family museum with a wealth of hands-on activities such as a Bubble Lab & a Tot Spot.”
54 locals recommend
Theatre
“this place offer a lot of performance and sometimes outdoor seat. You will have to come early to find a parking spot.”
110 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Consistently voted one of the best craft cocktail bars in America. And guess what!?! It’s walking distance! Happy Hour M-F, 4-5. My favorite place to go. Laquisha will sometimes pop in to work. She’s my favorite bartender. ”
101 locals recommend
Bar
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“Craft-beer joint in a historic space with an expansive patio with a ton of hammocks and a huge outdoor area.”
93 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Wonderful outdoor beer garden with view of city. Good food and nice beers. ”
69 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Sound quality is great. It's also easy to navigate through crowds to the merchandise, restrooms, bars, and food area. Usually shows are well staffed and lines for concessions move quickly. I know that cash is always appreciated and helps speed things along!”
44 locals recommend
Convention Center
“From gun shows, to live music catch a fun activity at the convention center year around. ”
43 locals recommend