23500 Franz Road Exit Grand Parkway Katy, TX 77493 +1 281 347 8000
This beautiful museum stands as a monument to Chinese history. Fashioned as a small-scale replica of The Forbidden City and The Tomb of the First Emperor, Emperor Qin, it is certain to enchant anyone who enjoys the history, culture, and landmarks of China. Exhibits trace the history of 24 emperors from the 14th century to the early 20th century. Come and explore the ancient mysteries of the Chinese empire. Parking is plentiful outside the walled city, and both gift stores and eateries are available inside the park. Call for special holiday hours.
1207 North Farm to Market 3083 Road East Conroe, TX 77303 +1 936 441 2739
Southern Star Brewing has been open and serving Conroe and the Houston area since 2008. They began with just their signature Pine Belt Pale Ale but now they have expanded to also brewing up their Buried Hatchet Stout and Bombshell Blonde. In addition to their usual suspects, Southern Star also hosts a homebrewing competition, the Pro-Am, where the winning beer is produced on a large scale by the brewery. Saturday afternoon the brewery opens up for free tours so people can come learn a little about this craft brew, hang out and enjoy the goods from the brewery and the food trucks that come to provide sustenance to the masses.
765 Pearl Street Beaumont, TX 77701 +1 409 838 3435
The Julia Rogers Theater is home to the Symphony of Southeast Texas, the Beaumont Civic Opera, the Beaumont Civic Ballet and the Beaumont Ballet Theater. The theater, which opened in 1982, is designed to host any event such as concerts, theatrical productions, dance presentations, lectures and large conference meetings. The stage boasts a magnificent fifty-foot proscenium, a hydraulic orchestra pit, and a state-of-the-art sound and lighting system. Diamond chandeliers decorate the ceilings of the theater's lobby where guests can enjoy intermissions at the cocktail bar and lounge area.
Imagine free-falling from 13,500 feet or tandem jumping with an experienced diver at 13,000 feet. Your blood will tingle with excitement as you feel the wind rush by, no matter which diving thrill you prefer. Several diving levels are available. First, you will go through a six-hour ground school before proceeding on to other levels where you learn to jump safely with experienced skydiving instructors. You will be pulling your own ripcord before you know it. Be sure and ask about catching all your exciting moments on video -- you never know when you might need proof of your bravery! Reservations are required. Call for rate and scheduling information.
501 Quitman Street Houston, TX 77009 +1 713 228 4331
Bible Days Revival Church on Quitman Street was founded by Apostle E.W. Wilcots. The main aim of the Church community is to spread the word of Christ through the Holy Bible. Regular worship services help foster faith and strengthen belief in God. Besides worship, the church also holds Sunday school and worship to teach the young the importance of the Word.
The Club at Carlton Woods is a golf and social club located in Carlton Woods community. This country club surrounds the Jack Nicklaus Signature Course, which is its centerpiece. Being a member allows you to enjoy a game of golf at the Nicklaus course, unwind at the spa or at the fitness center, meet with friends for lunch in any of the private dining rooms or for wine in the wine room that also has a cigar terrace, or enjoy a game of tennis, or just relax in the pool.
Visiting Market Street can be an entire day of fun for the family. You can start with shopping, wining and dining, playing, eating and maybe ending it with a movie. On Thursday evenings, you can enjoy a free jazz concert, which takes place during spring and fall. For those who want to keep moving while they shop, use the waterway trolleys and taxis operating in the area. These link office buildings, shops, restaurants and other establishments.
11282 County Road 302 From Houston take I-45 North to 242 and turn left Plantersville, TX 77363 +1 936 894 2766
Take a day trip north of Houston and relax among nature while doing a little shopping. Throughout the year, different fruits ripen in Houston. Strawberries start in February and are followed throughout the season by blackberries, blueberries, nectarines, peaches, apples and even figs. In this garden of Eden, you can pick as much as you want and pay by the pound. Tips are even offered to help you find the best fruits. For example, most berries lurk in the middle of the row, and you should look for the ripest ones under leaves. Refreshing fruit drinks and snacks will perk you up while you wander through the orchards.
Welcome to sea turtle country! This facility, operated by the National Marine Fisheries Service, is the only place in the U.S. where visitors can view the endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchlings as they emerge and mature. You will learn all about the Ridley and other types of sea turtles from the facility's knowledgeable tour guides and view more than 600 living turtles in their saltwater tanks. Interactive exhibits demonstrate how the turtles are tagged for tracking and recovery. Group tours are available by reservation only, and are designed to be fun for visitors of all ages.
1700 Sydnor Lane Galveston, TX 77554 +1 409 683 4653
Golfers who like a bit of a challenge will enjoy playing this 18-hole course, where the wind and the water hazards always threaten to raise your score. Redesigned by architect Carlton Gipson in 1991, the par-73 course also features a driving range and practice facility. Check in at the pro shop to arrange lessons, rent clubs or a cart, or to grab a quick snack.
Water sports, including boating, swimming, and skiing are only some
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Tucked away in the 20 acre Sam Houston Historical Park
downtown, you will find an impressive bit of Texas history. Visit the Heritage Society Museum & Tour that features historical records, then take the outdoor tour of noble buildings ...
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