- TripBuzz found 200 things to do with kids in or near Houston, Texas, including 172 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pasadena, Humble, Sugar Land and Friendswood.
- From Children's Museum of Houston to Minute Maid Park, the Houston area offers 80 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Sports Stadiums (Professional) and Parks.
- With a population of over two million, Houston ranks as the fourth most populous city in the United States. It's industry landscape is comprised of business corporations, residential and tourism. NASA's Johnson Space Center and Mission Control Center is one of the most famous places in the area, while the cities Museum District draws over seven million visitors annually.
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Gladiator exhibit features original artifacts from the Colosseum to illustrate the world of the athletic superstars of ancient Rome
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1500 Binz Street, Houston, TX 77004 MoreLess Info
The fifth most visited children's museum in the United States is the Children's Museum of Houston. Areas in the Museum include Building Zone, CyberChase, EcoStation, FloWorks, Matter Works, and Newton Know-How.
The Houston Zoo contains over 6,000 animals on its 55 acres. The zoo is the tenth most visited zoo in the United States, and some of the animals viewable at the zoo include carnivores, elephants, sea lions, reptiles, and amphibians.
The Downtown Aquarium features over 200 aquatic animals in 600,000 gallons of water. The aquarium also often hosts parties at its two restaurants, bar, and banquet facilities, which serve a variety of foods in an upscale atmosphere.
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5401 Caroline Street, Houston, TX 77004 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to educating visitors about prejudice and tolerance, the Holocaust Museum Houston houses a WWII railcar used to transport victims to the concentration camps, a Danish rescue boat, and a collection of archival films. The Destroyed Community Memorial remembers the thousands of Jewish communities lost du…
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One Hermann Circle Drive, Houston, TX 77030 MoreLess Info
The third most visited non-Smithsonian museum in the United States is the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Visitors can see a Foucault pendulum, over 750 minerals, taxidermy animals of Texas, many specimens of mollusks, 60 major paleontology mounts, and space exhibits.
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Owned by a funeral company, the National Museum of Funeral History brings together artifacts from the funerals of notable personalities like John F. Kennedy and Elvis Presley with a collection of historic hearses to illustrate the history of funeral services in the US.