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Kemah
Kemah has a boardwalk with amusement park rides, waterfront restaurants and shopping. Take a boat ride on the bay, or a carriage ride through town. There are also walking tours through the historic, haunted Kemah Light House District. The family-friendly city is halfway between Houston and Galveston.

All things to do » Things to do

Kemah Boardwalk
Kemah Boardwalk
A 40-acre waterfront area with rides and entertainment for the whole family.
Attraction type: Theme Parks
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Stingray Reef
Stingray Reef
Attraction type: Other Zoos & Aquariums
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Boardwalk Beast
Boardwalk Beast
Attraction type: Scenic Drives
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Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Battleship Texas State Historic Site(La Porte)
Owner description: Spend The Night Aboard The Battleship TEXAS!That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who... more Owner description: Spend The Night Aboard The Battleship TEXAS!That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who lived on her bunked down for the night.Battleship TEXAS was commissioned in 1914 and is the only surviving US Navy ship to have served in both WW I and WW II. The Battleship TEXAS become the Nations first Battleship museum on 21 April 1948. Located at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site in La Porte, Texas (just out side of Houston, TX). We are open daily to the public 7 days a week from 10am - 5:30pm. The ship is under the care of Texas Parks and Wildlife. The Battleship Texas Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which works closely with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) for the preservation, restoration and presentation of the world's last dreadnought-type battleship, the historic Battleship TEXAS. The BTF sponsors the Overnight Education program where we host any group size from 15 up to 78 people, from the Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Schools, Church Youth Groups, US Naval Sea Cadets, NJROTC, ROTC units, and any other interested parties. That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who lived on her bunked down for the night. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site(La Porte)
Site of battle resulting in Texas's independence from Mexico.
Attraction type: Battlefields; Historic Sites; Monuments & Statues; History Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

T-Bone Tom's Meat Market
T-Bone Tom's Meat Market
Ranked #1 of 74 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Good for: Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Saltgrass Steak House
Saltgrass Steak House
Ranked #2 of 74 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $21 - $30
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Landry's Seafood House
Landry's Seafood House
Ranked #3 of 74 Restaurants in Kemah
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Opus Bistro
Opus Bistro
Ranked #4 of 74 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $20 - $25
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Aquarium
Aquarium
Ranked #5 of 74 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $21 - $30
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

A White Texas Pelican
A White Texas Pelican
$85 - $250
Ranked #4 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns
Captain's Quarters
Captain's Quarters
$95 - $295
Ranked #6 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns

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Quality Inn & Suites Seabrook Nasa Kemah
2.5 of 5
Quality Inn & Suites Seabrook Nasa Kemah
$68 - $150
Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Seabrook
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Boardwalk Inn
3.0 of 5
Boardwalk Inn
$161 - $371
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Kemah
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Clipper House Inn
Clipper House Inn
$99 - $299
Ranked #1 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns
Holiday Inn Kemah (near boardwalk)
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Kemah (near boardwalk)
$134 - $225
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Kemah
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.