Things to do in Houston

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    Houston Zoo

    Houston Zoo

    Ranked #1 overall in Houston things to do
    9.297 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    Up close with the Cougar.... Houston Zoo n the summertime is way too hot and humid. It's an OK zoo for this city

  • 2
    The Galleria

    The Galleria

    Ranked #2 overall in Houston things to do
    8.795 reviews
    Shopping, Mall
    Popular withLuxuryFamiliesHipsters

    The Galleria, an international shopping destination that hosts more than 24 million visitors annually, offers world-class shopping with more than 375 stores, 30 restaurants, two hotels, and a full-sized ice ...

  • 3
    NASA Johnson Space Center

    NASA Johnson Space Center

    Ranked #3 overall in Houston things to do
    9.183 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    One of it's kind the country. Great learning experience for kids. About 40 miles. Prepare to spend all day to get full experience.

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    Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Ranked #4 overall in Houston things to do
    9.369 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    Another great place to spend a afternoon. Great gem and dinosaur exhibits. IMAX theaters. 40 minute walk from Hopkins House or 9 minute car trip. Metro bus 056 travels along ...

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    The Houston Museum of Fine Arts

    The Houston Museum of Fine Arts

    Ranked #5 overall in Houston things to do
    9.367 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesHistory

    I came here on a Thursday since they’re free admission. There were a lot of huge paintings and sculptures. Then you have to go through an underground tunnel to go ...

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    Hermann Park

    Hermann Park

    Ranked #6 overall in Houston things to do
    9.163 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Park, Fishing, Playground
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    It's a very big park so you might want to do three trips. There's one area we first explored by jogging or biking. Another area we went strolling to was ...

  • 7
    Minute Maid Park

    Minute Maid Park

    Ranked #7 overall in Houston things to do
    9.054 reviews
    Sports, Stadium, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyFoodies

    Gotta love baseball season! I love going to games especially for Friday night fireworks. If you live in Houston going to a game is a must. Always a fun time.

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    Discovery Green

    Discovery Green

    Ranked #8 overall in Houston things to do
    9.351 reviews
    Outdoors, Park, Playground
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyArtsy

    This is a very nice urban park with several restaurants, free outdoor concerts, and many activities. It is located 2.5 miles from the apartment and is about 10 minutes by ...

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    Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

    Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

    Ranked #9 overall in Houston things to do
    9.348 reviews
    Performing Arts, Outdoors, Music Venue
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Start with the Chili Cook-off the weekend before the Rodeo starts for a taste of local food and fun! The Stock show is fun day or night where you can ...

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    Toyota Center

    Toyota Center

    Ranked #10 overall in Houston things to do
    9.048 reviews
    Sports, Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureNightlife

    Toyota Center is an indoor arena located in downtown Houston, Texas. It is named after the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota.

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