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Houston Museum District

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A must see

Get away from Houston in Houston. This is the best Houston has to offer. Do not miss it, or you miss Houston.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Get away from Houston in Houston. This is the best Houston has to offer. Do not miss it, or you miss Houston.

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Lufkin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There are so many things to see and do while you are visiting the Houston Museum District. I went to the Houston Fine Arts Museum recently. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes. There are so many museums around print a map before you start. The Museum District is in walking distance of the Hilton and Marriott. The old trees planted... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Museum District is a wonderful concentration of museums, from the exquisite (MFAH, CMAH) to the bizarre (Bicycle Museum). Museums are within walking distance and, save the scorching summer months, are easy to access without much struggle, with beautiful avenues lined with oaks, fountains, and some heavy traffic. Also easy to reach by tram (Museum District Station). Highly recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Houston Museum District has plenty to do as a single traveler, couples, and/or as a family. There are so many different museums to visit (Thursday are Free) and they are all mostly within walking distance. You can also visit Hermann Park and the reflection pool. Pack a picnic and ride the train around the Park (hop on and off... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visitors to Houston seem to be unfamiliar with the wonderful museums that we have here. From very small to huge, children, science, and of course Art. Great to do in the summer when it gets a little hot our there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I myself am not an avid art lover, there are plenty of museums in Houston for those who are. Historical sites as well. Once you get to this district nearly all of them are within walking distance of each other.

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Mexico City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A number of first class museums in close proximity near Rice University. For first time visitors to Houston, take the time to see the love Rice campus with tree-lined roads - hard to believe that you're so close to downtown.

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Houston, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most beautiful area in Houston is the Museum District. In one area is Hermann Park and Golf Course with a scenic walking/jogging trail around it, the magnificent Zoo, and the Museum of Natural Science. All this adjacent to Rice University and The Texas Medical Center. A short distance from her is the Museum of Fine Arts, Holocaust Museum, Children's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Houston Museum District is in my option one of the best museum Districts in the country for people of all ages there is something for everyone.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Houston Museum District has something for everyone, every age & interest. There is so much within a short distance that you can satisfy most interests. There's the world class Houston Museum of Fine Arts, a great Children's Museum, the very inspirational and informative Holocaust Museum, and the Houston Museum of Natural Science all within a few blocks of each... More 

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