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Houston "We Have a Problem" Guidebook

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Houston "We Have a Problem" Guidebook

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NASA’s Johnson Space Center has served as a hub of human spaceflight activity for more than half a century. It is home to the nation’s astronaut corps, the International Space Station mission operations, the Orion Program, and a host of future space developments. The center plays a pivotal role in enhancing scientific and technological knowledge to benefit all of humankind.
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Space Center Houston
1601 East Nasa Parkway
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NASA’s Johnson Space Center has served as a hub of human spaceflight activity for more than half a century. It is home to the nation’s astronaut corps, the International Space Station mission operations, the Orion Program, and a host of future space developments. The center plays a pivotal role in enhancing scientific and technological knowledge to benefit all of humankind.
Free on Thursday at certain times. This museum offers a Spectacular collection of mineral specimen, dinosaur skeletons, space station models, IMAX theater and a 6-story butterfly center.
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Houston Museum of Natural Science
5555 Hermann Park Drive
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Free on Thursday at certain times. This museum offers a Spectacular collection of mineral specimen, dinosaur skeletons, space station models, IMAX theater and a 6-story butterfly center.
Free on Thursday. Awesome collection of 6,000 years of human history and 64,000 works from six continents.
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The Museum of Fine Arts Houston
1001 Bissonnet Street
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Free on Thursday. Awesome collection of 6,000 years of human history and 64,000 works from six continents.
Private art museum that houses over 17,000 artworks and books. While you’re here, check out the Rothko Chapel which features Broken Obelisk sculpture
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Menil Collection
1533 Sul Ross Street
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Private art museum that houses over 17,000 artworks and books. While you’re here, check out the Rothko Chapel which features Broken Obelisk sculpture
This could be under “Brunch” or “Wine Bar” category. This beautiful setting overlooks the banks of Buffalo Bayou Park and Lost Lake. They are only open for lunch.
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The Kitchen at The Dunlavy
3422 Allen Parkway
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This could be under “Brunch” or “Wine Bar” category. This beautiful setting overlooks the banks of Buffalo Bayou Park and Lost Lake. They are only open for lunch.
Remarkable Hindu temple to visit
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
1150 Brand Ln
Remarkable Hindu temple to visit
This should be under “Park” category. It is welcome refuge from the bustling city scene. Check out picturesque Mecom Fountain. Great for families with kids. Come here to watch outdoor theater show on the weekends.
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Hermann Park
6001 Fannin Street
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This should be under “Park” category. It is welcome refuge from the bustling city scene. Check out picturesque Mecom Fountain. Great for families with kids. Come here to watch outdoor theater show on the weekends.
64ft fountain lined by live oaks is worth an instagram shot and to stay cool in the summer. There has been major construction in this area. Check traffic before you go.
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Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park
2800 Post Oak Boulevard
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64ft fountain lined by live oaks is worth an instagram shot and to stay cool in the summer. There has been major construction in this area. Check traffic before you go.
This private school campus and the neighborhood surrounding it is worth a visit. Afterwards, come get ice cream in Rice village.
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Rice University
6100 Main St
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This private school campus and the neighborhood surrounding it is worth a visit. Afterwards, come get ice cream in Rice village.
This neo-Gothic domed church is beautiful and located in the museum district.
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
5501 Main Street
This neo-Gothic domed church is beautiful and located in the museum district.
Very cool acoustically engineered pyramidal structure can be found next to Shepherd School of Music on Rice University campus
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James Turrell's "Twilight Epiphany" Skyspace
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Very cool acoustically engineered pyramidal structure can be found next to Shepherd School of Music on Rice University campus
At night, bring wine and blanket to this free, open air theater. Again this is set right in the alluring Hermann Park.
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Miller Outdoor Theatre
6000 Hermann Park Drive
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At night, bring wine and blanket to this free, open air theater. Again this is set right in the alluring Hermann Park.
Check out this hotel’s intimate lobby with Eclectic and sultry decor, when in the museum district.
Hotel ZaZa Museum District
5701 Main Street
Check out this hotel’s intimate lobby with Eclectic and sultry decor, when in the museum district.
This century old courthouse is worth taking a look if you’re visiting downtown.
1910 Harris County Courthouse
301 Fannin Street
This century old courthouse is worth taking a look if you’re visiting downtown.
Within Sam Houston Park and hidden among modern, towering buildings of downtown lie Victorian style, pre-revolution homes, and restored buildings that span the city’s storied past - from before statehood through early 20th century oil boom
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Sam Houston Park
1000 Bagby Street
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Within Sam Houston Park and hidden among modern, towering buildings of downtown lie Victorian style, pre-revolution homes, and restored buildings that span the city’s storied past - from before statehood through early 20th century oil boom
12-acre park located in downtown Houston, is designed as an engaging and active place with programming to serve all ages and backgrounds. There could be a lot of pan handlers hanging out around this area. Park at a secured parking lot.
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Discovery Green
1500 McKinney Street
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12-acre park located in downtown Houston, is designed as an engaging and active place with programming to serve all ages and backgrounds. There could be a lot of pan handlers hanging out around this area. Park at a secured parking lot.
Located in downtown and flanked by Tranquil Park and Houston Public Library.
Houston City Hall
901 Bagby Street
Located in downtown and flanked by Tranquil Park and Houston Public Library.
Popular photo backdrop to visit when visiting downtown
Houston Is Inspired Mural
313 Travis St
Popular photo backdrop to visit when visiting downtown
Food scene
One of my favorite restaurants that offers Portugese style tapas, with lively vibe and great drinks. A very cute patio area is for nice days in Spring and Fall.
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Oporto Fooding House & Wine (midtown)
125 W Gray St
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One of my favorite restaurants that offers Portugese style tapas, with lively vibe and great drinks. A very cute patio area is for nice days in Spring and Fall.
Casual atmosphere with great drinks and sushi and different Japanese dishes in this authentic Izakaya. Wait time could be long on the weekends.
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Izakaya-Wa
12665 Memorial Dr
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Casual atmosphere with great drinks and sushi and different Japanese dishes in this authentic Izakaya. Wait time could be long on the weekends.
Spring Branch area Korean grill is a good spot for dinner
Korea Garden Restaurant
9501 Long Point Rd
Spring Branch area Korean grill is a good spot for dinner
Long wait at this BBQ spot in Pearland but worth it
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Killen's Barbecue
3613 East Broadway Street
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Long wait at this BBQ spot in Pearland but worth it
Upscale Japanese fusion restaurant. Come for the happy hour and make sure to reserve a table well in advance!
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Uchi
904 Westheimer Rd
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Upscale Japanese fusion restaurant. Come for the happy hour and make sure to reserve a table well in advance!
Likely one of the best Mexican restaurant in town
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The Original Ninfa's on Navigation
2704 Navigation Boulevard
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Likely one of the best Mexican restaurant in town
Need reservation. Ultra cool setting in a old mansion with delicious Spanish foods.
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BCN Taste & Tradition
4210 Roseland Street
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Need reservation. Ultra cool setting in a old mansion with delicious Spanish foods.
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Benjy's
2424 Dunstan Road
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Try the Ethiopian coffee ceremony
Blue Nile Ethiopian Restaurant
3030 Audley St
Try the Ethiopian coffee ceremony
One of the classic Houstonian restaurants. Awesome burgers.
Jonathan's The Rub at Memorial Green
12505 Memorial Drive
One of the classic Houstonian restaurants. Awesome burgers.
My favorite Italian restaurant in Houston
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Riva's Italian Restaurant
1117 Missouri Street
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My favorite Italian restaurant in Houston
Very good Vietnamese Cajun styled crawfish and dishes
LA Crawfish
3957 Richmond Ave
Very good Vietnamese Cajun styled crawfish and dishes
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CRISP
2220 Bevis Street
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Killer steak with a view and a happy hour
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Brenner's on the Bayou
1 Birdsall Street
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Killer steak with a view and a happy hour
Long wait but worth it. This place was actually one of top favorite, before their massive renovation to accommodate more and more people.
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Thai Gourmet
6324 Richmond Avenue
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Long wait but worth it. This place was actually one of top favorite, before their massive renovation to accommodate more and more people.
Brunch
My favorite lunch spot. Come early to get a table and wait time is usually about 45 minutes for this particular location.
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Snooze, an A.M. Eatery
3217 Montrose Blvd
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My favorite lunch spot. Come early to get a table and wait time is usually about 45 minutes for this particular location.
Start your weekend morning with an awesome meal at this spot patio
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Empire Café
1732 Westheimer Road
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Start your weekend morning with an awesome meal at this spot patio
Brunch in an converted old mansion to a restaurant
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Backstreet Cafe
1103 Shepherd Drive
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Brunch in an converted old mansion to a restaurant
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Common Bond Café & Bakery
1706 Westheimer Road
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BCK: Kitchen & Cocktail Adventures
933 Studewood St
Breweries
A Must visit for those in search of delicious beers. Home to artist David Adickes' 36 ft tall Beatles sculptures and iconic "We Love Houston" sign. Many repurposed shipping containers.
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8th Wonder Brewery
2202 Dallas St
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A Must visit for those in search of delicious beers. Home to artist David Adickes' 36 ft tall Beatles sculptures and iconic "We Love Houston" sign. Many repurposed shipping containers.
Oldest craft brewery in Texas. New beer garden with sweeping view of downtown Houston.
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Saint Arnold Brewing Company
2000 Lyons Avenue
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Oldest craft brewery in Texas. New beer garden with sweeping view of downtown Houston.
Drop by for live music or open beer garden, you will have a good time here.
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Karbach Brewing Co.
2032 Karbach Street
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Drop by for live music or open beer garden, you will have a good time here.
Craft beer. Awesome Australian style hops in the middle of Houston.
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Platypus Brewing
1902 Washington Ave
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Craft beer. Awesome Australian style hops in the middle of Houston.
Various outdoor seating areas in an industrial setting. Great beer.
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No Label Brewing Co.
5351 1st Street
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Various outdoor seating areas in an industrial setting. Great beer.
Located in Oak Forest. This is a neighborhood favorite craft beer microbrewery featuring laid back taproom with an industrial vibe.
Great Heights Brewing Company
938 Wakefield Dr
Located in Oak Forest. This is a neighborhood favorite craft beer microbrewery featuring laid back taproom with an industrial vibe.
Located in Oak Forest. Live music on the weekend. Great yard for family with kids.
Walking Stick Brewing Co.
956 Judiway Street
Located in Oak Forest. Live music on the weekend. Great yard for family with kids.
A beer spot with Awesome selection
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The Hay Merchant
1100 Westheimer Rd
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A beer spot with Awesome selection
Wine Bar
Romantic spot for wine date
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13 celsius
3000 Caroline Street
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Romantic spot for wine date
Wine bar with cool vibe and awesome snacks in the Heights
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Postino Heights
642 Yale St
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Wine bar with cool vibe and awesome snacks in the Heights
Intimate atmosphere in West University area
Bacco
3615 Montrose Blvd
Intimate atmosphere in West University area
Live music. Extended happy hour with a top notch wine selection
Simone on Sunset
2418 Sunset Blvd
Live music. Extended happy hour with a top notch wine selection
Park
One of my favorite. This park is the beating heart of the city's main artery. It provides great recreational opportunities so close to town. You can explore the park water in a kayak, take a walk in Kinder Footpaths, or ride bikes on Sandy Reed Memorial trail.
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Buffalo Bayou Park
Allen Parkway
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One of my favorite. This park is the beating heart of the city's main artery. It provides great recreational opportunities so close to town. You can explore the park water in a kayak, take a walk in Kinder Footpaths, or ride bikes on Sandy Reed Memorial trail.
Great biking trails and paved asphalt paths for joggers that follow the tree lines. Plenty of shades under leafy oaks and tall pines.
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Terry Hershey Park
15200 Memorial Drive
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Great biking trails and paved asphalt paths for joggers that follow the tree lines. Plenty of shades under leafy oaks and tall pines.
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Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
4501 Woodway Drive
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Great for a walk, bird watching under a canopy of trees
Edith L Moore Nature Sanctuary
440 Wilchester Blvd
Great for a walk, bird watching under a canopy of trees
Offers great fitness activities
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Emancipation Park
3018 Emancipation Avenue
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Offers great fitness activities
A walk through reconstructed wetlands mimic the original landscape of the area
Buffalo Bend Nature Park
2300 South Sgt Macario Garcia Drive
A walk through reconstructed wetlands mimic the original landscape of the area
Outdoor reading room and public piano concerts
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Levy Park
3801 Eastside Street
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Outdoor reading room and public piano concerts
This park hosts food trucks, farmers markets, other fun and family-oriented events.
Evelyn's Park Conservancy
4400 Bellaire Blvd
This park hosts food trucks, farmers markets, other fun and family-oriented events.
Perhaps one of the most important urban parks in Houston
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Discovery Green
1500 McKinney Street
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Perhaps one of the most important urban parks in Houston
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Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
6003 Memorial Drive
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Beach
Local favorite day-trip fishing or beach day from Houston
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Galveston
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Local favorite day-trip fishing or beach day from Houston