- Our list of the best things to do in Houston, Texas, features the top 237 nearby activities — including 79 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Houston, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sports & Fitness, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 35 things to do within the city of Houston, TX , followed by 202 popular activities in nearby cities, including Sugar Land, Humble, Pasadena, Friendswood, Spring, Cypress, Missouri City, Pearland, La Porte, Baytown, League City, Katy, Alvin, Kingwood, Deer Park, Kemah and Tomball
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Participants test their driving skills on a track filled with twists and turns during this autocross experience
Segway Tours by SegCity is a business that provides guests the opportunity to take a tour of the historic city. During the tours, visitors are led around the city, viewing the famous landmarks and locations that make the city unique.
Galveston Island Duck Tours provides a narrated water tour of Seawall Blvd. Once back on land, guides show patrons 1900's mansions and the historic downtown Strand shopping district. Tours also pass through the 'Silk Stockings' historical homes district.
The Pleasure Pier of Galveston offers guests the opportunity to enjoy a variety of attractions, including roller coasters and large swings. Visitors of this site can also dine at Bubba Gump's Shrimp or Fish Tales.
Getting soaked on water rides or having adrenaline rushes at the top of some of the most thrilling roller coasters are reasons why visitors come to Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. The Iron Shark roller coaster has a 100 foot vertical lift and moves riders at 52 mph.
To visit a privately-owned beach where you can enjoy the sun, sand, and water without the crowds, Porretto Beach, is your ideal choice. Featuring a large sandy beach area, clean amenities, chair and umbrella rentals, visit today.
Stewart Beach offers an outdoor pavilion and a community room that can be rented for special occasions. The beach also offers umbrella and chair rentals, along with volleyball courts, a snack bar, restrooms, showers, and a souvenir shop.
Known as the largest beach in Texas, Galveston's East Beach, is the place for waterfront fun, frolic and entertainment. The large expanse of beach features frequent special events, concerts, swimming and sunning for kids of all ages.
A 14-auditorium movie theater, Brazos Stadium 14 offers first-run feature films using digital projection, RealD 3D and digital surround sound. The theater provides stadium seating, private party hosting and a concession area with food and drinks.
With no homes or condos in sight, the Wilderness Golf Course removes golfers from the hustle and bustle of the city. The course includes a 9-hole PGA Family Course, which was designed with children in mind.