Explore the best things to do in Memorial City and beyond. Just outside of our doors, find some of the best attractions in Houston’s Memorial City area. Our central location offers easy access to the top things to do, from outdoor activities to shopping and dining. Explore it all and build your trip itinerary using our guide to Houston and Memorial City below.



Spend your days in Memorial City outdoors while you explore popular outdoor attractions. Enjoy a leisurely day at one of the popular local parks, like Hermann Park, Memorial Park or Bear Creek Pioneers Park. Or head out and explore the beautiful gardens of the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center and the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens. 


As a major metropolitan city, Houston is home to nationally acclaimed teams in a variety of sports. Baseball fans will want to check out Minute Maid Park, home of the Houston Astros. If you’re more of a basketball fan, catch a game at the Toyota Center, home of the Houston Rockets. Our guests will enjoy easy access to these sporting venues, both just a quick drive away.


There’s no better place for shopping in Houston than Memorial City. Find everything from national retailers to high-end shops in our Houston neighborhood. Be sure to stop by the popular Memorial City Mall and City Centre Plaza on your shopping spree through town. 


During your stay with us in Houston, you’ll find there is no shortage of city sights and attractions to keep you busy. Immerse yourself in art and culture at local museums including The Museum of Fine Arts and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. For a day of family fun, enjoy popular attractions in Houston such as the Houston Zoo, the Houston Downtown Aquarium, and the Children’s Museum of Houston.


Get a taste of Houston culture at the variety of restaurants and bars found throughout the city. Dig into the dynamic flavors of local eateries including Maggiano's Little Italy, Goode Company Seafood, and State Fare Kitchen & Bar. Then, treat yourself to a fun night out at popular local hangouts such as The General Public and The Tasting Room. And, of course, no stay at Hotel ZaZa is complete without dinner and drinks at our very own TIPPING POINT RESTAURANT AND TERRACE. 



Explore all that Houston's Memorial City has to offer with ZaZa's Magic Carpet Ride shuttle service. Or let us pamper you at the hotel with our full-service spa and one-of-a-kind dining options. We love ya at ZaZa!