Japaneiro's Sushi Bistro & Latin Grill

Japaneiro's Sushi Bistro & Latin Grill

Japaneiro’s offers the ultimate in fusion cuisine with its take on Asian and Latin fare. Experience sushi nirvana with one of their sampler plates, or get your happy hour started with nibblers and cocktails.

2168 Texas Dr, Sugar Land, TX 77479
japaneiro.com

Killen's Barbecue

Killen's Barbecue

Folks wait in line for hours to get a taste of Killen’s brisket, sausage and pulled pork. It’s a great taste of Texas culture served up with all the sides and buttermilk pie (if you still have room for dessert).

3613 East Broadway Street, Pearland, TX 77581
killensbarbecue.com

Oxheart

Oxheart

Oxheart gives luxury new meaning with local ingredients, hand-crafted accents, and a long list of people waiting to get one of the 30 seats.

1302 Nance St, Houston, TX 77002
oxhearthouston.com

Pizaro's Pizza Napoletana

Pizaro's Pizza Napoletana

Serving only traditional style Italian pizzas – and certified to do so – Pizaro’s an authentic pizza joint with heart.

14028 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079
pizarospizza.com

Goode Co. Taqueria

Goode Co. Taqueria

When locals want delicious Tex-Mex without the fuss, they head to Goode Co. Taqueria. With counter service and seat-yourself set up, you’ll feel right at home.

4902 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098
goodecompany.com/taqueria.asp

Straits

Straits

Straits creates memorable dishes influenced by Malaysia/Indonesia, Chinese, Indian and Nonya cuisines.

800 Sorella Ct, St 940 Houston, TX 77024
straitsrestaurants.com

Underbelly

Underbelly

Inspired by “Houston’s century-long history as a port city and bountiful agricultural community,” Underbelly tells the story of Houston through its food.

1100 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006
underbellyhouston.com

The Pass & Provisions

The Pass & Provisions

Adjacent restaurants The Pass and Provisions presents awe-inspiring tasting menus from one kitchen, providing two distinct dining experiences.

807 Taft St. Houston, TX 77019
passandprovisions.com

Moon Tower Inn

Moon Tower Inn

Laid back and casual, the outdoor patio at Moon Tower Inn is a great place to while away the afternoon. Specialty hot dogs, wild game,and a 66-tap wall seal the deal.

3004 Canal St. Houston, TX 77003

Breakfast Klub

Breakfast Klub

It may be best known for chicken and waffles, but Breakfast Klub serves all your breakfast favorites in a modern, casual environment. Get there early to wait in line!

3711 Travis, Houston, TX 77002
thebreakfastklub.com

City Centre

City Centre

With its modern design, walkable sidewalks and al fresco dining, CITYCENTRE is an urban oasis. Shopping, dining, business and entertainment — it’s all here.

800 Town and Country Blvd, Houston, TX 77024
citycentrehouston.com

Highland Village

Highland Village

Located just inside the 610 Loop, Highland Village is a shopping destination for lovers of upscale style and prestige.

4055 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027
shophighlandvillage.com

The Galleria

The Galleria

As the largest shopping center in Texas and the fourth largest domain in the country, you’ll find everything you could ever want here.

5085 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056
simon.com/mall/the-galleria

Uptown Park

Uptown Park

Uptown Park boasts plenty of fashion and specialty boutiques, restaurants, and more, all conveniently located by several of Houston’s luxury hotels.

1101 Uptown Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77056
uptownparkhouston.com

Katy Mills Mall

Katy Mills Mall

Katy Mills Mall is a climate controlled indoor shopping mall with lots of high-end retailers and all the fashion you could want. Update your wardrobe at more than 175 stores in one convenient location.

5000 Katy Mills Cir. Katy, TX 77494
simon.com/mall/katy-mills

Pearland Town Center

Pearland Town Center

This mixed-use development features more than 80 retailers and boutiques, along with residential, office and hotel space. Walking paths, parks and a 25-acre lake complete this picturesque experience.

Corner of Hwy 288 & FM 518, Pearland, TX 77584
pearlandtowncenter.com

19th Street Shopping District

19th Street Shopping District

With its eateries, locally-owned boutiques and an eye for the eclectic, Heights 19th Street has as much personality as the historic Houston Heights area that it calls home.

300 19th St, Houston, TX 77008
facebook.com/pages/Shop-Heights-19th-Street/

Rice Village

Rice Village

Located near Rice University, Rice Village is where you’ll find 16 blocks of big brand names and unique boutiques alike, sandwiched between top restaurants as varied as the stores.

6100 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77005
ricevillageonline.com

Green Street (Houston Pavilions)

Green Street (Houston Pavilions)

Smack dab in the middle of downtown Houston, this is the place to discover a new level of entertainment, including live music, al fresco dining, top shops, and more.

1201 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77002-6929

Market Street, The Woodlands

Market Street, The Woodlands

Tucked inside The Woodlands, Market Street is a thicket of luxury shops and restaurants to indulge in.

9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77380
marketstreet-thewoodlands.com

Battleship Texas

Battleship Texas

The Battleship Texas program provides recreational and educational experiences for all ages, as well as self-guided tours of the Battleship and Battleground.

3523 Independence Pkwy, La Porte, TX 77571
tpwd.state.tx.us/state-parks/battleship-texas

Bayou Bend

Bayou Bend

As the MFAH house museum for American decorative arts and paintings, this collection is a marvelous display of American furnishings, silver, ceramics, and paintings.

6003 Memorial Drive at Westcott St, Houston, TX 77007
mfah.org/visit/bayou-bend-collection-and-gardens/

The Heritage Society at Sam Houston Park

The Heritage Society at Sam Houston Park

The Heritage Society’s mission is to collect, preserve, exhibit, and celebrate the diverse history of the Houston region.

1100 Bagby Street, Houston, Texas 77002
heritagesociety.org

San Jacinto Monument

San Jacinto Monument

This 570-foot monument is dedicated to the “Heroes of the Battle of San Jacinto and all others who contributed to the independence of Texas.” It is topped with a 34-foot star to symbolize the Lone Star Republic.

One Monument Circle, La Porte, Texas 77571
tpwd.state.tx.us/state-parks/san-jacinto-battleground/san-jacinto-battleground-state-historic-site-monument

Sam Houston Monument

Sam Houston Monument

A colossal bronze sculpture, this monument is perched on a large marble arch and depicts the revered statesman sitting atop a striding horse.

Museum District, Houston, TX 77030
houstontx.gov/municipalart/samhouston.html

Galveston Historic District

Galveston Historic District

A National Historic Landmark District, the “Strand” district is known for its Victorian houses, curio shops, fun restaurants, and quaint atmosphere. Come grab a bite to eat and explore the history of downtown Galveston.

2100 Strand, Galveston, TX 77550
galveston.com/downtowntour/

Houston Public Library

Houston Public Library

The Houston Public Library is a great resource for Houstonians of all ages. In addition to the central library campus, there are 35 neighborhood libraries, including four regional libraries, all in the city Houston.

500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77002
houstonlibrary.org/

Roy G. Cullen Building

Roy G. Cullen Building

As the oldest building on the University of Houston’s campus, the Roy G. Cullen Building has a history all its own.

4800 Calhoun Road, Houston, Texas, University of Houston 77204
uh.edu/maps/

Apollo Mission Control Center

Apollo Mission Control Center

Housed at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, this is where flight control is managed for America’s human space program. It is most known by its callsign, “Houston.”

1601 Nasa Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058
spacecenter.org

Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours

Buffalo Bayou Boat Tours

Check out all the wildlife Houston has to offer with a boat ride across the bayou.

150 Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007
buffalobayou.org/boattours

James Turrell Skyspace

James Turrell Skyspace

Located at Rice University, this twilight experience is acoustically engineered to host musical performances and act as a lab for music school students. Make sure to get there just before sunrise!

6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005
skyspace.rice.edu

We Love Houston Sign

We Love Houston Sign

You can see this colorful ode to Houston while driving toward downtown on I-10. But it’s much more fun to get out and snap a photo!

1816 Thompson Street, Houston, TX 77007
facebook.com/WeLoveHoustonSign

Adickes Sculpturworx Studio

Adickes Sculpturworx Studio

David Adickes is a resident artist who has made many memorable Houston landmarks. You can recognize his Sculpture Center by the several large plaster heads that guard it.

2500 Summer St, Houston, TX 77246

"Tolerance" sculptures along Allen Parkway

Composed of multi-lingual metal letters, these giant human figures kneel on the corner of Allen Parkway and Montrose Boulevard. They represent the importance of tolerance to Houston’s culture.

Between Buffalo Bayou and Allen Parkway at the northeast corner of Allen Pkwy and Montrose Blvd, Houston TX 77019

Houston Mural

Houston Mural

Inspired by the culture of Houston, this is one of the many colorful murals in our city created by local graffiti artist Gonzo247.

315 Travis St Houston, TX 77002

Menil Collection

Menil Collection

Free to the public, the Menil boasts one of the largest private art collections in the country. Stop by to see the extensive collections of pop, Byzantine, Medieval, and Tribal art, as well as traveling exhibits.

1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
menil.org

Rothko Chapel

Rothko Chapel

The Rothko Chapel is an intimate sanctuary open to people of every belief. With wall paintings by Mark Rothko, it also doubles as a major work of modern art.

3900 Yupon Street, Houston, TX 77006
rothkochapel.org

Art Car Museum

Art Car Museum

A Houston favorite, the Art Car Museum is an exhibition forum for artists with an emphasis on art cars and other contemporary arts.

140 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77007
artcarmuseum.com

Beer Can House

Beer Can House

The Beer Can House was a labor of love for a local Houstonian. This unique work of craftsmanship has turned into a well-loved spectacle.

222 Malone St, Houston, TX 77007
beercanhouse.org

City With No Limits

City With No Limits "H" at Discovery Green

Houston is a place of limitless opportunities and possibilities. Come snap a photo inside the big “H” and celebrate all your limitless potential in the City with No Limits.

1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010
discoverygreen.com

Childrens Museum of Houston

Childrens Museum of Houston

Kids and adults alike have fun exploring this top-rated children’s museum. From the TotSpot for toddlers to the Matter Factory for budding scientists, you’ll find hands-on learning at every turn.

1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004
cmhouston.org

MFAH

MFAH

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston hosts a permanent collection of about 64,000 works that span over 6,000 years.

1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
mfah.org

Museum of Natural Science

Museum of Natural Science

One of the most popular museums in America, the HMNS hosts the Burke Baker Planetarium, the Cockrell Butterfly Center, the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre, and several popular exhibits across four floors.

5555 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030
hmns.org

Buffalo Soldier Museum

Buffalo Soldier Museum

Come learn about the amazing and brave individuals who overcame adversity while fighting in the great American Wars.

3816 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77004
buffalosoldiermuseum.com

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

As the MFAH house museum for American decorative arts and paintings, this collection is a marvelous display of American furnishings, silver, ceramics, and paintings.

6003 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007
mfah.org/visit/bayou-bend-collection-and-gardens/

Contemporary Arts Museum

Contemporary Arts Museum

The Contemporary Arts Museum prides itself on “presenting new art and documenting its role in modern life through exhibitions, lectures, original publications, and a variety of educational programs and events.”

5216 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
camh.org

Health Museum

Health Museum

Jump right into this engaging, interactive science center that focuses on the human body and how it works.

1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004
mhms.org

John C. Freeman Weather Museum

John C. Freeman Weather Museum

The first and only museum of its kind in the nation, come here to explore the ins and outs of meteorology, world climates, weather, and weather safety.

5104 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77004
wxresearch.com

NASA (Johnson Space Center)

NASA (Johnson Space Center)

Come learn the story of NASA’s manned space flight program through incredible exhibits, attractions, special presentations and hands-on activities.

2101 NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058
nasa.gov/centers/johnson

Houston Center For Photography

Houston Center For Photography

Dedicated to increasing society’s awareness and appreciation of photography, the HCP always has something going on – and it’s free to the public!

1441 W Alabama St, Houston, TX 77006
hcponline.org

Discovery Green

Discovery Green

There’s always something happening at Discovery Green, Houston’s 12-acre park in the heart of downtown. From yoga to concerts to restaurants to green space, there’s something for everyone!

1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010
discoverygreen.com

Hermann Park

Hermann Park

Hermann Park is the premier park in Houston. Here you’ll find lots of open greenspace adjacent to the Miller Outdoor Theater, HMNS, the Houston Zoo and more!

6001 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030
houstontx.gov/parks/ourparks/hermannpark

Houston Arboretum

Houston Arboretum

Find escape from urban life in this nature-lovers paradise. This 155-acre nature sanctuary provides education about the natural environment, and helps protect native plants and animals.

4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77024
houstonarboretum.org

Memorial Park

Memorial Park

At Memorial Park you’ll find tennis courts, playing fields, a fitness center, swimming pool, and six miles of bike trails. One lap around the park is 2.88 miles!

6501 Memorial Drive, Houston TX 77007
houstontx.gov/abouthouston/exploringmemorial

Buffalo Bayou Park

Buffalo Bayou Park

Boasting 124 acres of some of Houston’s best scenery, Buffalo Bayou Park is home to a skate park, iconic fountain, biking and jogging trails, and Eleanor Tinsley Park.

18-3600 Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive
houstontx.gov/parks/ourparks/buffalobayoupark

Armand Bayou Nature Center

Armand Bayou Nature Center

The Armand Bayou Nature Center is the largest urban wilderness preserve in the country. Boasting 2,500 acres of forest, prairie, marshes, and nature trails, and more than 370 species of animals, it is a great place to learn about the local ecosystem.

8500 Bay Area Blvd, Pasadena, TX 77507
abnc.org

Gerald D. Hines Waterwall

Gerald D. Hines Waterwall

Located near the famed Houston Galleria, this magnificent 64-foot waterwall re-circulates 11,000 gallons of water per minute. Beautiful and awe-inspiring, it has been the backdrop of countless bridal and quinceneara photos in Houston.

2800 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, TX 77056
uptown-houston.com

Houston Zoo

Houston Zoo

The Houston Zoo is the 10th most visited zoo in America. Come explore 55 acres of zoological exhibits that feature over 6,000 animals and 900 species!

6200 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030
houstonzoo.org

Cypress Trails Equestrian Center

Cypress Trails Equestrian Center

Open 7 days a week, Cypress Trails is an endurance, pleasure riding, and boarding stable that adjoins some of the most scenic and challenging trails in Texas.

21415 Cypresswood Dr, Humble, TX 77338
horseridingfun.com

Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark

Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark

Designed by Gridline, the premier skate park firm, this 30,000 square-foot facility is the first world-class, in-ground skatepark in the region. The park is free to the public and features areas for skaters of all levels.

103 Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007
houstontx.gov/parks/ourparks/leejoepark