Things to do in Houston

Things to Do Outside in Houston: A Guide for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Get outside for off-the-beaten-path adventures and a taste of the great outdoors, from downtown trails to seaside retreats.

Top Things to Do in Houston

Where to explore and what to do in the Bayou City, from unique neighborhoods and NASA to the best Houston museums.

Things for Families to do in Houston

Discover Houston's best kid-friendly activities, including amusement parks, zoos, historical landmarks and more.

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National Parks Photography Exhibit Celebrates a Century of American Beauty

Houston native and veteran photographer Mark Burns discusses his latest exhibition, which celebrates a century of U.S. national parks and the artists who captured them first.

Still Standing: The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston

The Galveston theater has been a witness to Texas history and a center of Island culture for more than a century.

Top Houston Art Murals to See Around Town

Street artists are painting the town to match the vibrant, rich culture of the city.

Getting Crafty With Hops and Barley in Houston

Home to the oldest craft-beer brewery in Texas, the Bayou City shows a love for suds

Where to Find the Best Breakfast Tacos in Texas

Tacos are a tradition in Texas, especially for breakfast. From Houston and San Antonio to Dallas-Fort Worth, we've found the top taco spots to get your morning Tex-Mex fix.

Hidden Charms in Downtown Houston

Explore the city's historic and theater districts for day-to-night entertainment.

Launching Imaginations at NASA's Space Center Houston

A guide to visiting one of Houston's favorite attractions

9 Top Attractions in the Houston/Galveston Area

Peruse some of the area's must-see attractions, from the Buffalo Bayous to Houston Astros baseball at Minute Maid Park.

Q&A with Houston Boutique Owner & Jewelry Designer Gina Cartwright

Cartwright on Houston's hottest spots for fashion, food and finding inspiration

Metric's Emily Haines on Beer, Broad City & Tour Dates in Texas

As progressive rock band Metric continues "The Topaz Tour" for its latest "Pagans In Vegas" album, vocalist/musician Emily Haines talks modern musical influences, pushing boundaries and what fans can look forward to at the show.

Rock Band The Mowgli's on Upcoming Texas Swing, Life on the Road

The Mowgli's vocalist Katie Jayne Earl talks about the band's upcoming tour with Lights and the Untapped Festival in Dallas.