Things To Do In Downtown Houston
The Majestic Museum District
Experience travel to Houston with our guide to the best things to do in the area. Houston’s Hotel ZaZa offers easy access to the Houston Museum District, Reliant Stadium, the Houston Zoo and much more. For an unforgettable Houston vacation experience, stay ZaZa! And if you want to have fun without leaving the hotel, don’t stress, ZaZa has you covered. From dining, to spa services to lively lounge access, our hotel offers an array of entertainment and things to do in Downtown Houston.
Houston Museum District
The Houston Museum District is comprised of 18 museums located within a 1.5 mile radius of the Mecom Fountain in Hermann Park. A destination where families and out-of-town visitors can discover an enriching, cultural experience, the Houston Museum District offers a range of museums that provide exciting exhibits, collections, workshops and live performances. Travel to Houston is incomplete without a trip to the Houston Museum District.
4200 Montrose, Suite 425
Houston, TX 77006
Reliant Stadium offers four massive concourse levels for special events. North America’s largest and most versatile complex, Reliant Stadium hosts large exhibitions, concerts, sporting events and intimate gatherings.
One Reliant Park
Houston, TX 77054
The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge and care for the natural world. The Houston Zoo has over 1.84 million guests each year who come to experience the incredible variety of animals and ecosystems, as well as attend special private and public events and entertainment.
6200 Hermann Park Drive
(formerly Golf Course Drive)
Houston, TX 77030
One of Houston’s most popular and historically significant green spaces, Hermann Park is a 445-acre park that has been an important resource for Houstonians and is celebrated as a place that welcomes diversity and fosters a strong sense of community among its patrons. The Park is an unparalleled public resource, serving over six million visitors each year. Check out Hermann Park during your next Houston vacation.
6201-A Hermann Park Drive
Houston, TX 77030
Discovery Green was conceived not only as a public park, but as a landmark to attract convention revenue to the City, and as an anchor for Downtown development. It is a 12-acre park created by a public-private partnership between the City of Houston and the non-profit Discover Green Conspiracy. Visit this urban park that enriches life in Houston, Texas.
Houston, TX 77010
George R. Brown Convention Center
The George R. Brown Convention Center offers premier event facilities on the east side of Downtown Houston. The center was named for the prominent Houstonian George R. Brown, an entrepreneur, civic leader and philanthropist. The center is owned and operated by the City of Houston, Convention & Entertainment Facilities Department.
1001 Avenida de Las Americas
Houston, TX 77010
The Downtown Aquarium is a magnificent six-acre entertainment and dining complex with a 500,000-gallon aquatic wonderland, home to over 200 species of aquatic life from around the globe. During your Houston vacation, make sure to check out the Houston Aquarium which features a full-service restaurant, upscale bar, fully equipped ballroom, aquatic & geographic exhibits, shopping and a variety of amusements.
410 Bagby St @ Memorial Dr.
Houston, TX 77002
Since 1957, Highland Village has been a fashionable shopping area, offering specialty stores and restaurants. Stores include Anthropologie, Kiehl's, Pottery Barn and lululemon. It is also home to a favorite Houston tradition, the annual holiday lighting of Highland Village.
This luxury shopping mall features over 50 celebrated places to shop and dine in the Uptown Galleria area of Houston. Detailed with fountains and extravagant landscaping, this shopping and dining center is a lifestyle hub like no other.
Post Oak Blvd. @ Loop 610
Houston, Texas 77046