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Best things to do in Houston

“Be prepared to stay longer than you anticipate. There is just so much to see, it's hard to leave.”
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Science Museum
“Museum of Natural Science (abbreviated as HMNS) has an amazing collection of mineral specimens, space station models, 60 large skeleton mounts – which include four Tyrannosaurus Rex and three large Quetzalcoatlus – a planetarium, and lots more to occupy the family for the day.”
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“See the Art at The Menil Collection Houston has a reputation for being a world-class arts town, so why not experience some of it for free? Not only will you see some great works at The Menil Collection, but you'll marvel at the rare collection of antiquities, Byzantine and Medieval art, and other historical pieces from around the world. If you've already been, plan another visit as the collection hosts rotating exhibitions from some of arts most notable practitioners, such as Andy Warhol and Picasso. ”
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Science Museum
“If you have time and kids with you during your visit, make sure to visit the fun and interactive Children's museum. I haven't met a single person who didn't love this museum. ”
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Science Museum
“ One of the city’s topmost attractions, the space center is home to more than 400 artifacts together with an abundance of both permanent and traveling exhibits as well as other displays relating to America’s awesome space flight programs. The whole family will be spellbound as they look through the museum’s collection of movies and interactive consoles. Known globally as the International Space Station Mission Control, and home of NASA Mission Control and astronaut training, as an additional treat guests are then taken behind the scenes to see NASA Johnson Space Center where history was made. ”
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Spiritual Center
“Reflect at the Rothko Chapel The Rothko Chapel is a non-denominational place of meditation and worship that opens its doors to people of all religious beliefs. Beyond being a spiritual sanctuary, the chapel is both a museum and a forum that has been named one of the top 10 most mind-blowing and flat-out cool places to experience art in America by GQ. ”
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“Browse the Contemporary Arts Museum Speaking of art, there's more to be seen at the Contemporary Arts Museum. Two floors of exhibits make up this free art museum in Houston, with each displaying works by local, regional, and international artists. Located one block west of the Houston Museum of Fine Arts, it's always a worthy stop while you're in the Houston Museum District ”
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“About 30 minutes away, this is the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center and a Smithsonian Affiliate. There’s everything from a huge collection of spacesuits to giant shuttle replicas or the originals. I LOVED Mission Mars when I was younger – you’ll experience what it takes to travel to Mars in a simulation space craft. Super fun for kids! ”
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“Nicknamed the "Garage Mahal", its emphasis is on art cars, fine arts, and artists that are rarely seen in other cultural institutions.”
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“This somber museum documents the Holocaust through exhibits of artifacts, photographs & film.”
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“Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, located in the River Oaks community in Houston, Texas, United States, is a 14-acre facility of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston that houses a collection of decorative art, paintings and furniture. Bayou Bend is the former home of Houston philanthropist Ima Hogg.”
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“Battleship Texas took part in some of the most significant naval battles of the 20th century during both world wars. Now docked along the Houston Ship Channel, she serves as a memorial to those turbulent times. Come walk her decks, and imagine life as a sailor!”
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“Over 50000 Beer Cans were used to create The Beer Can House, one of the most iconic landmarks in Houston.”
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Science Museum
“This museum is filled with so many interactive exhibits. You will find so many fun and interesting things to do and see here. ”
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Allgemeine Unterhaltung
“Right down the street from where we live, this strange, circus-like lot (and the adjoining Smither Park) are a beautiful example of Houston's vibrant folk art scene, and the site of many unique concerts and festivals. The Orange Show is on the National Register of Historic Places, and tours are available every Saturday. Smither Park is open to the public from dawn to dusk. ”
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“Great museum within walking distance from the Airbnb. Buffalo Soldiers, comprised of former slaves, freemen and Black Civil War soldiers, were the first to serve during peacetime. ”
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