The first thing visitors usually notice is the size of the mall! The Houston Galleria is the fourth largest retail mall with office space, hotels, restaurants and 2.5 million square feet of retail space. A city within a city, the Houston Galleria has established itself as Houston’s number one shopping and tourist destination, bar none.
The Shops at Houston Center offer a great line-up of restaurants, stores, and services within walking distance for the Downtowner on-the-go. Whatever you’re after -- the latest hair style, techno-gadgets, filet mignon, you can find it and more at The Shops.
Dedicated to the preservation and understanding of western multicultural heritage, the American Cowboy Museum, a 501(c)(3) organization, offers a unique setting, introducing groups to the contributions of blacks, hispanics, native americans, and women to the development and culture of the west.
More than 14 pulsating exhibits make the Children's Museum of Houston one of the top rated in the country and No. 1 by Parents magazine. Packed with daily activities and invigorating performances, it’s the place where minds come out to play!
The Houston Maritime Museum is your homeport for discovering the wonder and influence of the maritime world!
Come explore exhibits of over 150 model ships that span the Age of Exploration to the Modern Merchant Marine, as well as model drilling rigs, navigational instruments and other maritime artifacts.
The MFAH is founded on one simple belief: Art is for everyone. The mission of the education department is to offer programs, tours, resources, and materials that teach and engage adults, children, educators, and students in the world of art. The goal is to create experiences that embrace the importance of art and the Museum; to position art and the Museum as a meaningful part of a well-rounded life; and to work with partners who support the community through shared values and interests.
The Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6,000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide housing, meals, medical care and, yes, even education! There are over over 2 million guests each year who come to experience our incredible variety of animals and ecosystems, as well as attend special private and public events and entertainment. Our dedicated staff works around the clock to ensure that the Zoo is always running smoothly for the safety and well being of our residents and guests.
Since opening in October 2003, Toyota Center has set a new standard for sports and entertainment, becoming one of the premier live entertainment venues in the nation. Laid over the span of six city blocks, Toyota Center is home to the NBA’s Houston Rockets. Toyota Center also plays host to the nation’s top concerts and touring shows.
John O'Quinn Field at Corbin J. Robertson Stadium was a multi-purpose stadium in Houston, located on the campus of the University of Houston. It was the home of the Houston Cougars football and women's soccer teams.
The Texas Medical Center is a not for profit medical facility comprised of hospitals, clinics, schools and a variety of other health care organizations. In addition to two trauma centers, there is also specialty care for children, cancer patients, heart care, organ transplantation, terminal illness, mental health, and wellness and prevention.
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (CCBCC) is the nation's largest independent Coca-Cola bottler. We make, sell and distribute Coca-Cola products along with other unique beverages. We operate in 11 states, primarily in the Southeast, with corporate offices located in Charlotte, NC. Our stock is traded on the NASDAQ exchange under the symbol COKE.
r Pepper Snapple Group Inc. is an American soft drink company, based in Plano, Texas. It was spun off from Britain's Cadbury Schweppes, on May 5, 2008, with trading in its shares starting on May 7, 2008.
The Employee Owners of Johnson Supply are committed to providing our Texas and Western Louisiana customers with excellent services, quality products and real solutions to persistent HVACR repair and installation challenges. The reward of these efforts will be our customers' loyalty.
Merichem was founded in 1945 and the relationship with the refining industry dates back to the very early days. Merichem pioneered the recovery of cresylic acids or phenolic products from refinery caustics. From 1997-2012 this business was conducted through MERISOL, a joint venture between Merichem Company and Sasol. In 2012, Merichem sold its interest in MERISOL to Sasol. Merichem’s experience building the phenolic business provided the foundational center of excellence in knowledge of caustic treating and caustic management. This knowledge base has been continuously expanded and advanced in Merichem’s proprietary technology offerings and caustic services business. Merichem Gas Technologies (formerly Gas Technology Products) was acquired from US Filter, a Vivendi company effective July 1, 2001. Merichem Gas Technologies include the proprietary LO-CAT® H2S process. This group has over 30 years of experience in gas processing.
Texas Pipe and Supply Company is a leading master distributor of Carbon Pipe, Stainless Pipe and Stainless Fittings and Flanges. With our corporate offices in Houston, Texas we can handle any size order or project to ship anywhere in the world out of our Stock.
Grocers Supply has enjoyed 90 years of success in serving and partnering with independent grocers in order to provide quality products to communities in Texas and surrounding states. In addition to our wholesale business, Fiesta Mart, a wholly owned subsidiary, operates retail Hispanic format markets in the Houston, DFW, and Austin regions.
The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.
Our 300-acre, tree-lined campus features more than 70 major buildings with architectural elements that are uniquely Rice. There's plenty to see and do, so plan your visit to Rice today. The following information will help you plan your visit:
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 40,750 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 224,000 alumni.
Houston Community College's service area is Houston Independent School District, Katy, Spring Branch, Alief, North Forest Independent School Districts, Stafford Municipal District, and the Fort Bend portion of Missouri City.
Texas Southern University is located in the heart of Houston – minutes from downtown, the Museum District and the Texas Medical Center. We are home to nearly 10,000 students and more than 80 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. We are proud of our heritage and excited to serve an increasingly diverse student population.
The University’s enrollment now exceeds 8,000 including more than 2,000 graduate students. Students come from throughout the United States as well as many foreign countries. In the last five years, 5,970 degrees were awarded, including more than 2,400 graduate degrees. During the University’s 130-year history, some 46,000 academic degrees have been awarded.
Most golfers will make time for 9 holes before a meeting or will try to squeeze in a game before dinner! A favorite of both visitors and locals is the Wildcat Golf Club, located 4 miles south of the Crowne Plaza Houston near Reliant Park Medical Center hotel.
Glenbrook Park Golf Course is located south/southeast of downtown Houston and is managed for Houston Parks and Recreation Department by the Lopez Management Group.
Tee times available on Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m. for Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting times.
Course rules that are located on #1 and #10 tee boxes.
Today, the Memorial Park Golf Course is known as one of the best municipal courses in the nation and is visited by more than 60,000 patrons each year. Houston is proud to call Memorial Park Golf Course the crown jewel of Memorial Park.
Located in Cypress, Texas, Longwood's fairways are carved out of dense forest, making each hole secluded, distinctive and memorable. Its small, well-bunkered greens were crafted with handicap players in mind, while four sets of tees and generous entrances to greens provide players of all skill levels with an enjoyable challenge.
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Tour 18 Houston is open to the public and offers a full service golf shop along with great practice facilities, which include a driving range and a putting green.
Southwyck Golf Club is a links style golf course which meanders through the Silverlake subdivision. It is a true links style course on the front nine as you have 4 holes going out away from the clubhouse, typically playing into the wind, and five holes coming back for the turn, typically playing downwind. The Champion Bermuda greens are an outstanding putting surface – called the bent grass of the south – we believe we have one of the finest sets of greens in Houston public golf. The fairways and tee boxes are always in top notch shape. A burn runs through the property and water comes into play on 14 of the 18 holes. The course plays anywhere from 5145 yards to 6914 yards. We have 4 sets of tees, so finding the correct distance for your game should never be a problem.
At Joe's Crab Shack we deliver craveable seafood from the coast to your table. Born in the heart of Texas, we've been serving fun-loving people, great food, drink and memories since 1991. Only at Joe's Crab Shack can you strap on a bib, order your favorite bucket of crab, and boogie with the best of them.
Olive Garden is a family of more than 800 local restaurants committed to providing every guest with a genuine Italian dining experience. It’s what we like to call Hospitaliano!: our passion for 100% guest delight.
As part of that commitment, we’re proud to serve fresh, delicious Italian food served in a comfortable, home-like setting where everyone is welcomed as a member of our family.
One of the things that make Pappas Restaurants different from other restaurant companies is that Pappas not only run our restaurants to feed our loyal Guests day in and day out, we also own and drive the trucks that deliver the freshest meats and seafood to our restaurants every day. We employ the electricians who keep the lights on and the kitchens humming. We even make our own chairs for the dining room floor!
We make, own and operate almost everything we need to ensure we continue to serve only the highest quality products in a comfortable environment that keeps Guests satisfied and coming back time and time again. This type of business organization is called "vertical integration," and it helps us ensure there's never a holdup in the process and that we provide the absolute best for our Guests.
Pappasito’s is the second largest concept in one of the largest family-owned and operated restaurant
companies in the United States.
The Pappas family of restaurants offers many different cuisines and
traditions, but common to all is an obsession with quality food and superior service that's reflected in
every aspect of the Guest experience.