It's no surprise that Houston looked amazing during the Super Bowl LI festivities. With world-class museums, shopping, fine dining, and a legendary BBQ history, America's fourth largest city is a perfect weekend getaway.
While you're shopping, eating and catching a show, don't forget to also see three of Houston's premiere art and cultural institutions: The Menil Collection, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston, and the Museum of Natural Science Houston.
Opera, Ballet, Broadway... in Downtown Houston:
The Houston Symphony, and live performances of Broadway theatre and music.
Live performances Broadway theatre and music.
The Houston Opera, and the Houston Ballet.
Collection of cafes and live music performance spaces.
Simply put, this sprawling retail mall has it all.
Miami’s chicest shop recently opened a Houston outpost at Galleria.
A Houston institution for some high accoutrement.
The beautiful home and design store mecca with something for everyone.
Luxury boutiques and restaurants.
Here is a quick across the board selection of dining options.
American fare and great for brunch.
Contemporary restaurant with a seasonal menu.
This local favorite is said to offer some of the best barbecue in the city.
A famous local brand of steakhouses and eateries.
For all of this and more including hotels and transportation, get yourself a copy of the RedMap Houston
For another great source for all-things-Houston, see our friends at www.visithoustontexas.com - Houston’s Official Tourist Board.
Previously on Red Maps: Houston Part I: What to See in Houston
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