Things to do in Houston

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    Houston Zoo

    Houston Zoo

    Ranked #1 overall in Houston things to do
    9.297 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    This is such a beautiful little zoo! It's just the right size for seeing everything in one afternoon, and the landscaping is BEAUTIFUL. The enormous live oaks that grow in ...

  • 2
    The Galleria

    The Galleria

    Ranked #2 overall in Houston things to do
    8.795 reviews
    Shopping, Mall
    Popular withLuxuryFamiliesTrendsters

    One of the best shopping malls in the country. The only mall to do more retail business in the US is in Las Vegas. The Galleria is surrounded by great ...

  • 3
    NASA Johnson Space Center

    NASA Johnson Space Center

    Ranked #3 overall in Houston things to do
    9.183 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    One of it's kind the country. Great learning experience for kids. About 40 miles. Prepare to spend all day to get full experience.

  • 4
    Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Ranked #4 overall in Houston things to do
    9.369 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    If you like Science you will love exploring our Butterfly and Gem collections at the Museum of Natural Science!

  • 5
    The Houston Museum of Fine Arts

    The Houston Museum of Fine Arts

    Ranked #5 overall in Houston things to do
    9.367 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesHistory

    I was born and raised in Vietnam and moved to Alabama a few years back, so this was my first real life experience with a serious museum. It was the ...

  • 6
    Hermann Park

    Hermann Park

    Ranked #6 overall in Houston things to do
    9.163 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Park, Fishing, Playground
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    It's a very big park so you might want to do three trips. There's one area we first explored by jogging or biking. Another area we went strolling to was ...

  • 7
    Minute Maid Park

    Minute Maid Park

    Ranked #7 overall in Houston things to do
    9.054 reviews
    Sports, Stadium, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyFoodies

    Nice ballpark. the outside looks really cool and has a more modern look to the field

  • 8
    Discovery Green

    Discovery Green

    Ranked #8 overall in Houston things to do
    9.351 reviews
    Outdoors, Park, Playground
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyArtsy

    Outdoor ice skating in Houston is a bad idea. Don’t like that you have to pay for parking but overall nice park.

  • 9
    Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

    Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

    Ranked #9 overall in Houston things to do
    9.348 reviews
    Performing Arts, Outdoors, Music Venue
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Oh my goodness there are no words to express how much I LOVE the rodeo! Best lineup every year and great carnival and livestock show

  • 10
    Toyota Center

    Toyota Center

    Ranked #10 overall in Houston things to do
    9.048 reviews
    Sports, Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureNightlife

    Rockets games are always fun and they've hosted some incredible concerts! Some of my favorites!

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