Downtown Aquarium is much more than just an aquarium. During your visit you will have access to the six-acre entertainment and dining complex that is home to over 200 species of aquatic life from around the globe with full-service restaurants, an upscale bar, aquatic and geographic exhibits, shopping and more.
Head over to the Galleria, home of more than 300 retailers, over 50 restaurants, a full-size ice rink, two swimming pools and so much more. Located a quick car ride from the Convention Center it is a great place to spend a night out.
Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Visit over five miles of nature trails, forest, pond, wetland and meadow habitats along with their specialty gardens, which include a Hummingbird and Butterfly Island, Sensory Garden and a Wildlife Garden. Admission is free!