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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Art Museum
“The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is the largest cultural institution in the southwest region of the United States. The Museum’s encyclopedic collections of nearly 70,000 objects cover world cultures dating from antiquity to the present and include in-depth holdings of American art, European paintings, Pre-Columbian and African gold, decorative arts and design, photography, prints and drawings, 20th- and 21st-century painting and sculpture, and Latin American art.”
  • 206 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Visit the nationally acclaimed Houston Museum of Natural Science. Discover Texas wildlife, dinosaurs, Egypt, and more in the heart of Houston! ”
  • 146 locals recommend
Zoo
“Can't skip the zoo, especially when it's lit up from Thanksgiving to Christmas holidays!”
  • 117 locals recommend
Light Rail Station
“After New York, Houston has the largest collection of Museums in the US. they are: Space Center Houston Houston Museum of Natural Science The Menil Collection Holocaust Museum Houston Contemporary Arts Museum Houston San Jacinto Monument and Museum of History National Museum of Funeral History Art Car Museum Children’s Museum of Houston The Museum of Fine Arts Lone Star Flight Museum The Printing Museum Beer Can House Health Museum Cockrell Butterfly Center Buffalo Soldier National Museum Houston Museum of African American Culture Czech Center Museum Houston Blaffer Art Museum The Heritage Society jung center 1940 Air Terminal Museum Houston Fire Museum San Jacinto Museum of History Houston Maritime Museum John C. Freeman Weather Museum Houston Police Museum U.S.S. Texas Rienzi, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston American Cowboy Museum Houston Bicycle Museum Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts Military Museum of Texas Museum of Southern History at Houston Baptist University Dunham Bible Museum at Houston Baptist University ”
  • 128 locals recommend
Train
“Many activities at this beautiful park in the heart of Houston with train, pedal boat, Japanese Botanical Garden, and weekly outdoor performance at the Miller Outdoor Theatre. ”
  • 127 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
Science Museum
“Bustling family museum with a wealth of hands-on activities such as a Bubble Lab & a Tot Spot.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Residential Building (Flat / Apartment)
“Home of the Houston Zoo, an 18 hole golf course, reflection pool, Miller Outdoor Theater, and botanical gardens.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The CAMH is a local gem. It is always free (or donation based actually). They often have exhibits from local artists. I think of it as the “fun and exciting” museum. There’s interactive art, performance art, and just really cool eclectic exhibits to learn from.”
  • 38 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Come on! You’re in Texas you have to try some BBQ. Try the burnt ends brisket. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Largest medical complex in the world - 100,000 employees. Home to Texas Children's Hospital (largest in the world) and MD Anderson Cancer Center (largest in the world).”
  • 29 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Expansive park featuring a golf course, Japanese garden, a natural science museum & a kiddie train.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Excellent food here, in a hip area. Upscale take on American with some French touches. Great wine list and cocktails as well!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A great joint with funky furniture and better coffee. Free wifi, too, if you're looking for a mobile office in a relaxed setting.”
  • 22 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“They have several locations in town. Their portion is big for the price range. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Less than a mile down the street, great for fresh produce and ethnic food ingredients”
  • 12 locals recommend