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Houston Museum of Natural Science
Since its founding in 1909, the goal of the Houston Museum of Natural Science has been to educate the public with knowledge in natural science and related subjects. The HMNS features a variety of interesting and interactive displays and is an ideal stop for families visiting the Houston Area.
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If you happen to be heading to Houston or Southeast Texas, you can't pass up an opportunity to visit the San Jacinto Monument and San Jacinto Battleground - the very place where Texas gained its independence.The field where Sam Houston led the Texan army to a decisive victory over the Mexican Army in 1836 has now been preserved as a State Historic Site.
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Children's Museum of HoustonRated the second-best children's museum in the country, the Children's Museum of Houston has more exhibits, displays and educational resources than you and the kids can possible get to in one day.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
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Museum of Fine Arts - HoustonOpened in 1924, the Houston's Museum of Fine Arts was the first art museum in Texas and the third in the American South. With over 300,000 square feet of display space and 18 acres of gardens, it remains one of the largest art museums in the United States and welcomes over 2.5 million visitors each year.
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As the nation's fourth largest city, Houston has a lot to offer. Among its many ammenities, Houston has some of the best museums in the United States.
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