History of USS Texas (BB-35)

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Placed in active service in 1914 as the world’s most potent weapon, the Battleship Texas’s most significant contribution is its inception of the usage of cutting-edge aviation, gunnery, and radar during its time. Today, the 27,000-ton New York class war vessel is the last Dreadnought and battleship in existence to have survived … Read more

The Beaumont Botanical Gardens and Warren Loose Conservatory

picture of the front entrance to Warren Loose Conservatory

If you’ve been touring the state of Texas and are now somewhere in the southeast and looking for a nice and quite place to relax, the Beaumont Botanical Gardens with the accompanying Warren Loose Conservatory might just be the place you need to visit. The city of Beaumont in Texas is already … Read more

Learn More About Buffalo Bayou

Rosemont Bridge in Buffalo Bayou Park

Buffalo Bayou is considered to be one of Houston’s most significant landmarks. The city is also known as Bayou City because of the impressive waterway in the area. Buffalo Bayou is also home to Houston’s best parks, and since its founding, the site has been in the middle of Houston’s community and … Read more

History of George Ranch Historical Park in Houston

1830s Jones Stock Farm

The George Ranch Historical Park in Texas is considered as a living history site because it authentically interprets and preserves the remarkable storyline of George’s family of Texas from 1824 to the 20th century. George Ranch Park is a 23,000-acre working ranch that has historic homes, livestock, and costumed interpreters. Its mission … Read more

Learn About Space at the Space Center Houston

Space Center Houston

The Space Center Houston is a science museum and the official visitor center of the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. NASA owns the museum, and it is operating under a contract of a nonprofit organization called Manned Spaceflight Education Foundation. In 2014, the museum earned a place as a Smithsonian Affiliate. … Read more

Learn More About Texas Medical Center

Texas Medical Center Sign

Texas Medical Center or TMC is a medical neighborhood located in south-central Houston, Texas. The community has over sixty medical institutions concentrated in a triangular area between Hermann Park, Brays Bayou, and Rice University. Texas Medical Center is home to several clinical facilities for basic science, patient care, and translational research. In … Read more

Enjoy the Kemah Boardwalk As You Visit Galveston Bay

Kemah Boardwalk logo

Kemah Boardwalk is a 60-acre theme park located in the Texas Gulf Coast in Kemah, Texas. This boardwalk is built along the shores of Clear Lake and Galveston Bay. The boardwalk is considered one of the premier boardwalks in the United States, and it is owned and operated by Landry’s Inc. If … Read more

Hermann Park: An Urban Sanctuary in Houston, Texas

Hermann Park, Houston, Texas in 2008

Hermann Park is an urban park located in the southern end of the Museum District in Houston, Texas. This 445-acre Park is home to several cultural institutions such as the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Miller Outdoor Theatre, Houston Zoo, and the Hermann Park Golf Course. Hermann Park is considered to be … Read more

History of Houston Museum District

Sign in the Museum District

The Houston Museum District is a place in Houston, Texas that is dedicated to promoting culture, history, and science. There are a total of 19 galleries, museums, community organizations, and cultural centers located here in the Houston Museum District. Every year, this place attracts about 8.7 million visitors, and every Thursday, the … Read more

History of the 1940 Air Terminal Museum

The 1940 Air Terminal Museum

The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is an aviation museum located at the William P. Hobby Airport in Houston, Texas. The museum building was once a terminal for passenger flights in Houston. Today, it is now home to several artworks that is related to Houston’s civil aviation history. In this article, we will … Read more