Give a standing ovation

Houston has a large, vibrant theatre district. Home to nine performing arts organizations, Bayou Place entertainment complex, a movie theatre, restaurants and more, the Theater District truly entertains. From the Alley Theatre and Houston Ballet to the Houston Grand Opera and Houston Symphony Orchestra, you can experience all major performing arts disciplines without leaving downtown. Plus, with the Miller Outdoor Theatre, Theatre Under the Stars, and others nearby, you're never short of a show.

Love to Learn

Learning is fun, and Houston's many science museums prove that. The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents unique exhibit areas that capture the imagination. Kids can get hands-on experience at the nationally acclaimed Children's Museum of Houston. And everyone can have fun while learning about their bodies at the Houston Health Museum. Whatever your age, you'll come out of Houston's science museums having learned something new.

Color Your Imagination

Art can inspire, intrigue, and educate; and in Houston's many art museums and galleries, this couldn't be truer. From the expansive exhibits at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston to the more cultivated artifacts at the public Menil Collection, Houston stands as a beacon in the art world. Explore the local art community at galleries like War'Hous and the Lawndale Art Center. Perhaps you'll find your inner artist.

Travel Back in Time

There's so much we can learn from history, and Houston is full of opportunities to do it. Dig deep into culture at the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, the Czech Center Museum Houston, and Asia Society Texas. Explore the history of civil aviation at the 1940 Air Terminal Museum, and honor the past at Battleship Texas and the Holocaust Museum Houston. Houston's history museums are teeming with engaging exhibits designed to truly bring history to life. So take a journey in time you won't soon forget.

Explore the Stars

Space Center Houston is the official visitors center of NASA's Johnson Space Center. Visitors can explore exhibits, attractions, presentations, and hands-on activities that tell the story of NASA's manned space flight program.

Experience art in motion

A Houston favorite, the Art Car Museum is a private institution that honors the Art Car Movement, where local artists use vehicles to emphasize personal expression, choice of imagery, or subject matter selected from pop culture.

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    Houstonians can explore miles of scenic green space. In fact, we're home of two of the nation's 10 largest urban public parks.

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