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14 Best Places to Visit in Houston

Published by Sushil Prajapati

Space Center Houston is the official visitor center of NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston

1. Space Center Houston

2. Houston Museum of Natural Science

The Houston Museum of Natural Science: dinosaurs, gems, space, butterflies, more. Open today, 9am-6pm. Admission: $25 adults, $16 kids.

3. Houston Zoo

The Houston Zoo is located at 6200 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030, USA. It is open from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM every day.

4. Downtown Aquarium

The Downtown Aquarium in Houston is a sprawling spot for sea life,including touch pools, shark tank & displays of aquatic ecosystems.

5. The Galleria

The Galleria is an upscale shopping mall located in Houston, Texas. It's the largest mall in Texas and the fourth largest in the United States.

6. Kemah Boardwalk

Kemah Boardwalk isn't actually located in Houston, but in Kemah, Texas, which is a nearby town about 20 miles southeast of downtown Houston!

7.  Houston Botanic Garden

The Houston Botanic Garden is a 64-acre public botanic garden in Houston, Texas.

8. Buffalo Bayou Park

Buffalo Bayou Park is a 160-acre green space located along the banks of the Buffalo Bayou in Houston

9. Children's Museum of Houston

The Children's Museum of Houston is a bustling family museum with a wealth of hands-on activities such as a Bubble Lab & a Tot Spot. It is located at 1500 Binz St, Houston

10. Minute Maid Park

Minute Maid Park is a baseball stadium located in Houston, Texas, United States. It is the home of the Houston Astros, a Major League Baseball (MLB) team.

11. The Menil Collection

The Menil Collection is a museum in Houston, Texas, that houses nearly 19,000 works of art from the Paleolithic era to the present.

12. Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park

The Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park, formerly known as the Williams Waterwall and the Transco Waterwall

13. Houston Heights

Houston Heights, often simply called "The Heights," is a charming and historic neighborhood located in northwest-central Houston

14. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) is located at 1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005.