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Activities in Houston

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Ranked #1 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Symphonies; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #2 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Museums; Natural History Museums; Science Museums; Observatories/ Planetariums; Theaters
Owner description: This outstanding science museum has a spectacular collection of mineral specimens, a dinosaur skeleton, space-station models,... more » Owner description: This outstanding science museum has a spectacular collection of mineral specimens, a dinosaur skeleton, space-station models, a planetarium, IMAX theater and a six-story butterfly center in which these beautiful creatures land delicately on outstretched arms. « less
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Ranked #3 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Bike tours
Owner description: Bayou City Bike Tours invites you join us in exploring the city we love. Houston is known for its gracious hospitality and... more » Owner description: Bayou City Bike Tours invites you join us in exploring the city we love. Houston is known for its gracious hospitality and laid-back personality, and there is no better way to see it than by bike! We offer two tours. « less
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Ranked #4 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #5 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Operas; Theater and Concerts
Opera house in Houston that features opera presentations throughout the year.
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Ranked #6 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
Owner description: Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance,... more » Owner description: Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance, and children’s programming. « less
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Ranked #7 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Piano Bar
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Ranked #8 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Performances
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Ranked #9 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Segway Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Our tours start and end at Fish Plaza, which is in front of the Wortham Center. (Texas at Smith Street)
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Ranked #10 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Golf Courses; Parks
Owner description: The first public park in Houston provides a wooded site with picnic areas, running trails, lots of on-leash dog walking... more » Owner description: The first public park in Houston provides a wooded site with picnic areas, running trails, lots of on-leash dog walking areas, the Houston Zoological Gardens, a public golf course and an outdoor theater featuring plays and live music. « less
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Ranked #11 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
A local theatre offering plays and musicals.
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Ranked #12 of 146 activities in Houston
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Zoos
Owner description: The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge, and care for the... more » Owner description: The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge, and care for the natural world. Essentially a small city encompassing a world of ecosystems and experiences, the Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide housing, meals, medical care and, yes, even education! In addition, we have over 1.84 million guests each year who come to experience our incredible variety of animals and ecosystems, as well as attend special private and public events and entertainment. Our dedicated staff works around the clock to ensure that the Zoo is always running smoothly for the safety and well being of our residents and guests. « less
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Ranked #13 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink

Saint Arnold's is the oldest craft brewery in Texas and one of the largest craft breweries in America.  They have a wide variety of beers including Amber Ale, Brown Ale, Fancy... more »

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Ranked #14 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Ballets; Malls; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: More than 26 million visitors each year seek the dynamic & fine shopping environment uniquely offered by The Galleria, Texas’... more » Owner description: More than 26 million visitors each year seek the dynamic & fine shopping environment uniquely offered by The Galleria, Texas’ largest shopping center and fourth largest domain nationally. International guests and Houstonians blend seamlessly in the center while on shopping excursions or entertaining guests at one of the signature eateries. Spanning 2.4 million square feet of space, housing 400 fine stores and restaurants, two high-rise hotels, and three office towers, The Galleria is Houston’s most popular retail and tourist destination, meeting every style and taste. « less
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Ranked #15 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
This majestic theater houses the Houston Ballet and the Houston Grand Opera.
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Ranked #16 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #17 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Playgrounds; Parks
Owner description: This downtown park offers free yoga classes, movie nights and toddler story times. The park has a playground, spray fountain... more » Owner description: This downtown park offers free yoga classes, movie nights and toddler story times. The park has a playground, spray fountain and Mist Tree, great for hot Houston days. Enjoy free WiFi and open air reading rooms, or borrow balls or games. « less
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Ranked #18 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Ballets; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #19 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Houston Urban Adventures offers two walking tours led by expert local guides. All tours start inside Georgia’s Market,... more » Owner description: Houston Urban Adventures offers two walking tours led by expert local guides. All tours start inside Georgia’s Market, located at 420 Main Street. Downtown Houston is our specialty. Join us and find out why Texas means friendly. The Heart of the Tunnel Walk, available Monday-Friday, introduces you to the Downtown Houston Tunnel System, Chase Tower’s 60th-floor sky lobby, the 1929 Chase Building, and Pennzoil Place. Stop for a Dutch-treat lunch in a food court and souvenir shopping at the Visitors Center inside City Hall.On the Historic Downtown Pub Crawl, available Monday-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. While every Pub Crawl starts at The Cellar in the basement of Georgia’s Market, the other three locations vary each night. « less
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Ranked #20 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Golf Courses; Parks

Memorial Park is a sprawling park nestled within a wooded majestic metropolis.  Enjoy miles of walking or jogging with friendly Houstonians.  You will find this park to be very... more »

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Ranked #21 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Food tours
Owner description: Houston Culinary Tours is the the Houston metropolitan area's best source for food tours, culinary events, pub crawls, &... more » Owner description: Houston Culinary Tours is the the Houston metropolitan area's best source for food tours, culinary events, pub crawls, & corporate team building events that bring together history, architecture & cuisine in a variety of different venues & neighborhoods. Our culinary-based events & tours have been created specifically for private, corporate, motorcoach, VIP & convention groups of any size. « less
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Ranked #22 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks

Nice trail for added resistance of running on sand and fine gravel (sort of midway between pavement and beach) but gets REALLY crowded at popular times (sunday evenings, Fridays... more »

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Ranked #23 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink
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Ranked #24 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
Owner description: Topgolf is the premier golf entertainment complex where the competition of sport meets your favorite local hangout spot. You... more » Owner description: Topgolf is the premier golf entertainment complex where the competition of sport meets your favorite local hangout spot. You can challenge your friends and family to addictive point-scoring golf games that anyone from the hopeful PGA tour contender to your neighbor’s 7-year-old kid can play year-round. Just picture a 240-yard outfield with dartboard-like targets in the ground. The closer to the center or “bull’s-eye” you get and the farther out you hit your microchipped balls, the more points you receive. Score even bigger with Topgolf’s extensive food and beverage menu that is sure to impress even the pickiest foodies. It’s not golf – it’s Topgolf. Give it a shot! « less
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Ranked #25 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Parks; Theaters
Outdoor Broadway shows put on in Hermann Park are very high quality with a big orchestra and lots of singers and dancers.
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Ranked #26 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #27 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Bike tours
Owner description: Enjoy a Leisure Houston Bike Tour around the park and into the beautiful city. Explore Houston with zero emissions! Houston... more » Owner description: Enjoy a Leisure Houston Bike Tour around the park and into the beautiful city. Explore Houston with zero emissions! Houston has hundreds of miles of bikeways and trails. The City Leisure Houston Bike Tour will pass through some of our most fascinating and historic places in the city filled with lush and beautiful natural scenery and urban landscaping. The 2 hour tour will follow the Sabine Promenade located along the Buffalo Bayou Park. The Buffalo Bayou Park offers 124 acres of beautiful scenery, skyline views, one of the city’s iconic fountains, one of the best skate parks in the nation, and an extreme rarity for Houston, sloping terrain with a biking and jogging trail. It stretches alongside Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive, contributing beauty to one of the nicest routes in town. Buffalo Bayou Park is the spot where tens of thousands of Houstonians watch spectacular fireworks on the Fourth of July. « less
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Ranked #28 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Other food and wine; Food and Drink
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Ranked #29 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Health Clubs
Owner description: Located in the Historical Heights District, this spa caters to the massage "snob" (haha) and couple's who are looking for a... more » Owner description: Located in the Historical Heights District, this spa caters to the massage "snob" (haha) and couple's who are looking for a romantic get away. They only serve one client or couple at a time and were voted #1 on Citysearch 2010 for Best Couple's Massage, Best Shiatsu Massage, & Best Pre-natal Massage and were in the top 3 for Best Sports, Deep tissue, & Therapeutic Massage Voted Best Massage in Houston on Citysearch 2011 « less
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Ranked #30 of 146 activities in Houston
Category: Wellness Spas
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