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Address: 20540 Kings Rd, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: +1 832-992-3179
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Houston Urban Adventures offers two walking tours led by expert local...
Houston Urban Adventures offers two walking tours led by expert local guides. Join us and find out why Texas means friendly. The Heart of the Tunnel Walk, available Wednesday-Friday, introduces you to the Downtown Houston Tunnel System, Chase Tower's 60th-floor sky lobby, the 1929 Chase Building, and Pennzoil Place. The Historic Downtown Pub Crawl, available Wednesday-Saturday, listen to your local guide spin tales of murder, gambling, brothels, and ghosts as you visit four unique neighborhood bars in the old Town of Houston.
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Old Town Houston Historic Pub Tour

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Still with the night hours ahead to explore Houston, we booked a Downtown Houston Historic Pub Tour, a visit to 4 different pubs in the historic area, with an amazing tour guide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Still with the night hours ahead to explore Houston, we booked a Downtown Houston Historic Pub Tour, a visit to 4 different pubs in the historic area, with an amazing tour guide (his name is Mike), we enjoyed every story behind Houston's Pubs for about 3 hours (duration of the tour).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We booked our tour through a Groupon. With the Groupon, We left very early to get into the city for the tour, but it took longer than we planned. Just to park took 30 minutes (yes, to go around five blocks to get the right way on a one way street.) We could have easily parked at a $8 lot... More 

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Cypress, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Having lived in the suburbs of Houston for over twelve years I still had not really explored downtown. I picked this tour as a birthday present for my husband and we went with a few friends. Mike makes this tour very interesting with the history of Houston but he also has a great sense of humor. He made sure we... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Mike is fantastic! He gave great facts about Houston while giving everyone enough time to enjoy each bar. My group had one of the best nights out in months. I'm not a huge history fan but loved leaning about Houston on this tour. Would do it again! Thanks Mike

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I had incredible luck and had a private tour with Mike who is the nicest and most personable tour guide. He knows a lot about Houston and has lots of little info tidbits/places to see which you would otherwise walk right past. Would highly recommend their tunnel tour in addition to their pub tour.

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Victoria, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I'm glad I finally found somebody who could explain the tunnel system to me. The history that we learned before entering the tunnel system was interesting. The tunnel system was way more expansive than I had thought. We enjoyed the tour and would suggest it to others.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We like to travel and in doing so learn a lot about other cities from sightseeing. Yet we live in Houston and don't really know any of it's history. This tour gave us the opportunity to explore our own backyard and learn about its history. It's boring (to me) to read about history in a book, but seeing a historic... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I wanted to do something special on my 38th anniversary in honor of my husband who passed away on June 30, 2013 so I asked my sister to join me on the tunnel tour in downtown Houston. Our guide, Mike, was a wealth of information and he made us feel welcomed. I would recommend this tour to anyone. Thanks to... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I brought my husband out for the Historic Pub Crawl on his birthday. We're not normally social people, but we had a fantastic time learning about Houston AND spending time getting to know the other people on the tour. The bars we visited were an experience of their own, but I think the fellow tourists (which, we were all from... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Very knowledgable tour guides and interesting subject matter make this is a much-do tour for visitors and natives alike. Something new to see and learn for everyone. Adaptable tour guides are quick to adjust to the interests of the group. Highly recommend.

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Address: Address: 20540 Kings Rd, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: +1 832-992-3179
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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