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Houston Tourism and Sightseeing
Bay Area Houston is located on Located on Galveston Bay and Clear Lake. It is a great destination for outdoor exploration, water sports and family fun. The area boasts a warm climate with a charming, laid-back atmosphere, perfect for an extended visit. Quaint shops, luxury hotels and bed & breakfast accommodations, relaxing spas, and acclaimed restaurants are just a sampling of what is waiting for you. Rent a sailboat or ride on a high-powered jet ski, all while enjoying a self-guided tour of the region's lakes and waterfront sites. Climb aboard one of the many chartered party cruisers or join a deep sea fishing excursion. For the nature lover, Bay Area Houston is home to hundreds of species of birds and animals. The area hosts the largest urban wildlife preserve in the country, with nature trails, pontoon and canoe guided tours, and wilderness education programs that make any day simply delightful. If thrill seeking is your desire, take a rid on a fast roller coaster and gravity-defying drop tower at the Kemah Boardwalk.  Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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San Jacinto Monument And Museum
San Jacinto Monument And Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Museum in La Porte, TX USA

Experience the world's tallest monument tower. Witness revolution in the Jesse H. Jones Theatre for Texas Studies. Discover our nation's past among the museum's many exhibits and antiquities. And walk the battlefield that gave birth to the American West! There's something for everyone at the San Jacinto Museum of History. Experience the world's tallest memorial column, witness revolution in the Jesse H. Jones Theatre for Texas Studies. Discover our nation's past among the museum's exhibits and antiquities.


Kemah Boardwalk
Kemah Boardwalk Top Attraction!
Theme Park in Kemah, TX USA

Amusement rides, carnival games, family fun events, boating and a full marina are available in this magnificent waterfront setting. Voted one of Forbes Top 10 Texas attractions. Amusement rides, carnival games, family fun events, boating and a full marina are available in this magnificent waterfront setting.

Butler Longhorn Museum
Butler Longhorn Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Museum in League City, TX USA

The Butler Longhorn Museum highlights the birthplace of the Butler longhorn cattle bloodline that originated in League City. The Butler Longhorn Museum highlights the birthplace of the Butler longhorn cattle bloodline that originated in League City by documenting the rich and diverse multicultural heritage of League City through the stories of the original ranching and farming families.

Armand Bayou Nature Center
Armand Bayou Nature Center Top Attraction!
Nature in Pasadena, TX USA

One of the largest urban wildlife and wilderness preserves in the U.S., Armand Bayou is home to bison, raptors, and reptiles. Armand Bayou Nature Center is one of the largest urban wildlife and wilderness preserves in the U.S., Armand Bayou is home to bison, raptors, and reptiles.

Alley Theatre
Alley Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Theatre in Houston, TX USA

A Tony Award-winning regional theatre in downtown Houston Created in 1947, the ALLEY THEATRE is a resident theatre under the direction of Artistic Director Gregory Boyd. The Alley performs year-round in its two-theatre complex and its productions have been seen on Broadway, in 40 American cities, and abroad.


Alvin All American Festival 5th Classic Car & Bike Show
Alvin All American Festival 5th Classic Car & Bike Show
Recreation in Alvin, TX USA
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September Car & Bike Show (Labor Day Weekend) Come out and show off your Classic Car & Motorcyles on Saturday Sept.5th. Vendors booths available.

Angelic Acupuncture
Angelic Acupuncture things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Sport in Houston, TX USA

Acupunture, Acupunturiest, Alternative Medicine, In case you are dealing with high levels of pain, issues with giving up smoking, or complications with weight-loss, contact Angelic Acupuncture. You can visit our expert acupuncturist for stop smoking, weight loss, stress and anxiety, and even more.

Blue Triangle Community Center
Blue Triangle Community Center things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Historic Site in Houston, TX USA

Community Center In Houston Listed as a Texas Historical landmark and home to the mural "The Negro Woman in American Life and Education" painted by Dr.

Edwards Houston Marq’E Stadium 23 IMAX & RPX
Edwards Houston Marq’E Stadium 23 IMAX & RPX things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Imax Theatre in Houston, TX USA



George Ranch Historical Park
George Ranch Historical Park
Historic Site in Houston, TX USA

Founded in 1824, the ranch's story comes to life every day Since 1824 … pioneers, cowboys, cattle and more than 23,000 acres. Out here, one family's legacy and more than a century of Texas history come to life every day. Although still a working ranch, nearly 500 acres have been set aside to tell the family's remarkable story.

Holocaust Museum Houston
Holocaust Museum Houston things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Museum in Houston, TX USA

Stop Hate. Starting Here. Holocaust Museum Houston is dedicated to educating people about the Holocaust, remembering the 6 million Jews and other innocent victims and honoring the survivors' legacy.

Main Street Theater
Main Street Theater things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Theatre in Houston, TX USA

Theater for Adults and Children Main Street Theater offers a lively year-round repertory of classic and contemporary plays for audiences of all ages and provides a much-needed showcase for Houston theater professionals.

Mountasia Family Fun Center
Mountasia Family Fun Center
Theme Park in Houston, TX USA
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Family Fun center

Old Town Spring
Old Town Spring
Historic Site in Spring, TX USA

The perfect place to shop, dine and step back in time. Old Town Spring is a quaint turn of the century town composed of shops, restaurants, a museum, and art galleries. You will find a variety of antiques, collectibles, clothing, furniture, home decor and gifts for all occasions.

Outdoor Movie Screens for Rental 
Outdoor Movie Screens for Rental  things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Theatre in Houston, TX USA

Full service outdoor movies, outdoor movie screen rentals,

Saint Arnold Brewing Company
Saint Arnold Brewing Company things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Brewery or Distillery in Houston, TX USA

Tour and beer tasting at Saint Arnold Brewing Co. Monday through Friday at 1PM and 3PM, Saint Arnold Brewing Company in Houston offers free tours to the public. On Saturday, the brewery offers free tours at 12PM, 1PM, and 2PM for $10.

Santikos Silverado 19 IMAX
Santikos Silverado 19 IMAX things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Imax Theatre in Tomball, TX USA


Space Center Houston
Space Center Houston
Theme Park in Houston, TX USA
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Official Visitor Center of NASA's Johnson Space Center

Splendid Asia - Tour of China
Splendid Asia - Tour of China things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Theatre in Houston, TX USA

Presented by Dance of Asian America Dance of Asian America presents a unique and high caliber collaboration of distinguished international, national, and local artists.

The Galleria
The Galleria things to do on a rainy day in Houston, TX
Shopping in Houston, TX USA

The Galleria in Houston houses 400 stores and restaurants that include Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Gucci, Prada, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Macy's.

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Best Places to Stay in Houston


Boardwalk Inn
Guest Score:
From $89 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Courtyard By Marriott Houston West University
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From $84 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Hampton Inn And Suites Houston I-10/Central
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From $89 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hilton University Of Houston
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From $119 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Staybridge Suites Houston Iah - Beltway 8
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From $86 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Houston


The best time to visit Houston, TX is in the summer and spring. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the low 80's and highs in the low 90's. Nights are mild with lows in the low 70's. Spring temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Spring nights are cool with lows in the mid 60's.

Visit Houston in the springSpring Visit Houston in the summerSummer Fall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Houston


Month Low Avg High
January 45.2 54.3 63.3
February 48.2 57.7 67.1
March 54.8 64.2 73.6
April 60.6 70.0 79.4
May 68.1 77.0 85.9
June 73.5 82.3 91.0
July 75.3 84.5 93.6
August 75.3 84.4 93.4
September 71.6 80.5 89.3
October 62.3 72.2 82.0
November 53.4 63.0 72.5
December 46.7 56.1 65.4

Houston Visitor Bureau


Great Northwest Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau

Great Northwest Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau





Destinations in and around Houston to Visit



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