Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Houston is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Houston a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Houston.
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1601 NASA Pkwy, Houston, Texas, USA 77058
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
“Houston, Houston… We’ve had a problem” These iconic words by members of the flight Apollo 13 are something the world remembers. The Houston section of NASA was responsible for the guidance and the safe return of this space-craft, which despite the aforementioned “problem” returned safely to earth on the 17th of...
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1001 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas 77005
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston has a wide variety of Fine art objects that are worth a see. The Museum is home to some of the most striking art from all over the world. Art objects from Asia, Africa, Europe, and South Pacific grace the displays of this abundant museum.
The interesting thing is that there are around 65000 art objects in the coll...
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403 Main St, Spring, TX, United States
Old Town Spring is an area in old Houston. This small area is perhaps the oldest area in the city and its history can be traced back to the Native Americans who lived here. It is a neat little town area with many of the old-timey houses still intact.
Several fests and events take place here. There are many wining and dining options as well as shopp...
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1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006, United States
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Menil Collection consists of an array of various art objects collected by Dominique and John de Menil. Their amazing collection of art and craft has become a famous Houston attraction due to its vastness and variedness.
Antiques, paintings, sculptures, decorative objects, photos and even books have been painstakingly collected since the 1940s b...
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1117 Texas Avenue, Houston, Texas 77002
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Christ Church Cathedral in Houston is in two words: simply breathtaking. It is an important church from the religious point of view, no doubt. It is also home to a very vibrant church music culture and the concerts here are certainly worth visiting.
But the real attraction is the stunning church itself. A browns stone building, the place looks ...
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2402 Munger St. Houston, TX 77023
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
The Orange show consists of three interesting Weekend Attractions in Houston which includes the Beer Can House, The Orange Show Monument and The Houston Art Car Parade. All three attractions are absolutely lovely places to visit. While the Art Car Parade only takes place on one weekend every year you can see the two other attractions all year.
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5216 Montrose Boulevard, Houston Texas 77006
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Contemporary Arts Museum is perhaps one of the most well-known museums of the city. The place is home to rolling contemporary art exhibitions from around the world. Located in the heart of the city in Montrose it is a part of the cultural core of the city.
Contemporary Artists from all over the world have been featured here in the past and many...
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3900 Yupon St, Houston, Texas, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Rothko Chapel is where religion and art go hand in hand. It was founded by the De Menils who also created the Famous Menil Collection of Houston. This lovely chapel is a must see in sequence with the Menil Collection if it is on your list.
The place has been designed quite simply and elegantly. The lovely skylight on top of the main prayer area...
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Montrose, Houston, TX, United States (It is also known as Neartown)
Montrose may be a residential neighborhood but it is also a popular tourist spot. The reason for its popularity is perhaps the very eclectic architecture of the houses in this area. The colorful townhouses and the tiny cottages are what most tourists will come here to see.
Some of the houses are elaborately decorated and the buildings have a rustic...