Things to do in Houston

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    Houston Zoo

    Houston Zoo

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

    Great walking Zoo. Well maintained and plenty of shaded walks and sitting areas. Parking can be a problem so recommend you take the Main Street Metro Train

  • 2
    The Galleria

    The Galleria

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

    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
    9.182 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    Fun interactive adventure for the kids as well as learning all about the history of American space travels.

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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

    Houston has a great Museum District with attractions for everyones' interests. You can easily get to the Museum District by taking the MetroRAIL Green or Purple line westbound from our ...

  • 5
    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

    Wonderful exhibits. Great way to spend afternoon or evening. MFA cafe has good food selection. Check out MFA movie schedule to catch a classic or art film. 40 minute walk ...

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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

    Hermann Memorial Park includes a golf course, amphitheater, reflection pool, Houston Zoo and family train rides! There are plenty of open grass and picnic areas as well, so Hermann Park ...

  • 7
    Minute Maid Park

    Minute Maid Park

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

    Going to Astros games are so much fun! Besides watching the game there are so many other things to do too! I love the Friday night fireworks display after the ...

  • 8
    Discovery Green

    Discovery Green

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

    A manicured park right in the heart of downtown. There are sculptures, restaurants, stages and ponds that make this a great destination for all. Be sure and check the site ...

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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 ...

  • 10
    Toyota Center

    Toyota Center

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

    Great fun no matter the result! Comfy seats, great atmosphere, great amenities! Go rockets!!

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