With almost 50,000 acres of parkland, it’s no wonder that Houston is the perfect vacation destination for those who enjoy the outdoors. From the Armand Bayou Nature Center, to the Buffalo Bayou, to the Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, and Cypress Trails Equestrian Center, Houston provides visitors with spectacular places to hike, bike, bird watch, and explore on horseback. No matter what you love to do outside, you’ll find the perfect place to enjoy it in Houston.

This city is home to its own Museum District, which offers a wide variety of cultural experiences from traditional museum exhibits to theater groups, galleries, and shops. Check out any of the following museums for a wonderful array of art, artifacts, and more:

Asia Society’s Texas Center

The Czech Cultural Center

The Houston Museum of African American Culture

Talento Bilingüe de Houston

Ensemble Theatre

The American Cowboy Museum

The Buffalo Soldiers National Museum

The Arab-American Cultural & Community Center

Gente de Teatro

Jade Buddha Temple

Children’s Museum of Houston

Houston Museum of Natural Science

The Health Museum

Space Center Houston

For more information on any of the following locations, you can either visit their websites, or check out the Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau website, here.

Still looking for more exciting things to do in Houston? Check out a Houston Rockets, Astros, Dynamo, or Texans game! If sports aren’t your thing, this city is chalk full of fantastic shopping opportunities, a world-class dining scene, and amazing nightlife. Whether you’re here with the whole family, or taking your own little getaway, there is truly something for everyone in Houston.

Alright, let’s go to Houston!

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