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Sightseeing in Houston - what to see. Complete travel guide

Houston is not widely known among vacationers as one of main cultural and tourist centers in the USA. However, the city occupies the second place in the United States in terms of the number of theaters. Moreover, such a wide choice of theater companies is hard to find anywhere else – in Houston you can select from amateur folk ensembles and various "progressive" groups working in different styles to a highly professional opera and ballet. Here are constantly conducted numerous cultural events, including all kinds of exhibitions, tours, etc.
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Millions of people come to this city to visit magnificent Houston museums. The most popular museums of this city are Museum of Natural History, Museum of Modern Art, Museum of Visual Arts, and more. Only the internationally famous Houston Zoo can compete in popularity with these famous museums. The parks of the city are also known for their beauty and unique floral collections. Nature Center and Arboretum, Memorial Park and Tranquility Park attract hundreds of thousands of people every day. The total number of parks in this amazing city reaches 337. Don’t forget to visit Sam Houston Park, in which you can enjoy the renovated buildings of the nineteenth century.
Space Center will be also of particular interest for visitors. Named in honor of Lyndon Johnson, this place features a detailed exhibition devoted to the history of American and world cosmonautics. Soon here will be also opened Earth Quest Adventures - a major research center with an amusement park. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Houston and surroundings

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Map of all shopping streets
Shopping streets of Houston
♥   Street ' Downtown Houston' Houston, 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Street ' West Avenue' Houston, 5.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Street ' Rice Village' Houston, 7.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Street ' Upper Kirby' Houston, 7.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Street ' Highland Village' Houston, 8.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Houston
♥   City Park 'Cullen Sculpture Garden' , 4.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Buffalo Bend' , 6.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Wayside S' , 11.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Harris County Bonham' , 17.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Marine Park 'Jack Bay' , 17.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all galleries
Art galleries in/around Houston
♥   Art gallery 'Houston' Houston, 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art gallery 'Rothko Chapel' Houston, 4.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art gallery 'Menil Collection' Houston, 4.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art gallery 'Museum of Fine Arts' Houston, 4.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sightseeing in USA: things to see

Rockefeller Center becomes the most famous destination in the city on Christmas Eve. People come there to enjoy a beautiful Christmas tree. There is a magnificent park near this large office center, and on winter an ice skating rink is organized there. Shiny garlands and neon signboards have become typical for this part of the city. If you move your feet to the closest underground walkway, you will find one more iconic place - the Guinness World Records Museum. Both the location and items exhibited are very unusual. When describing cultural landmarks of the United States, it's simply impossible to fail to mention the Metropolitan Museum. This museum exhibits a large collection of art. Visitors will find here works of famous European and American artists, and several halls are dedicated to collections of antiquity and other ancient artifacts. The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum exhibits collections of spacecrafts, airplanes and historic documents connected with the history of aeronautics. … Open
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All about Houston, USA - sightseeings, attractions, touristic spots, architecture, history, culture and cuisine. Prepare your trip together with OrangeSmile.com - find out the 'must see' things in Houston, which places to visit, which excursions to take, where the breathtaking views are waiting for you. Planning your trip with this travel guide will help your to get the most out of Houston in few days.
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