Experience Houston

The 4th largest city in the U.S. – Houston has it all

We HEART Texas

See it like a local and why everything is bigger in Texas


A vibrant city with international appeal and Southern Charm

Welcome to Houston

A global city brimming with culture and personality, Houston earned a spot on Forbes’ list of Top 12 destinations in the world in 2017.

  • 4th Largest City in the U.S.
  • #1 Most Diverse U.S. City
  • 140+ Languages Spoken in Houston
  • Fly Direct to Houston from 180+ Cities
  • Walkable Convention Campus - Walk from WPC to Hotels

Avenida Houston

Right in the middle of downtown and the entertainment district you are only footsteps away from hotels, world-class cuisine and leisure.

  • 500,000 square ft, Texas’ largest convention campus
  • Skyway access to convention headquarter hotels
  • 12-acre exquisitely landscaped outdoor recreation
  • 250 restaurants and night life within 10 blocks
  • Cultural venues and public art installations
  • Easy to access, connected and walkable

What to do in Houston

Live like a local and discover why Houston’s mix of international appeal and Southern charm have captured the imagination of tastemakers the world over.

  • Internationally renowned chefs serving innovative cuisine
  • Blockbuster attractions like Space Center Houston, the Houston Museum of Natural Science and the Houston Zoo
  • World-class visual and performing arts
  • Eclectic, big-brand and luxury shopping experiences


From vintage finds to high-end designer wear, Houston offers the style you crave in local boutiques and more than a dozen distinct shopping districts.


Cutting-edge chefs have made their home in Houston. These icons deliver cuisine that pleases the palate of devoted diners and professional foodies alike.

The Arts

Houston has a thriving arts scene in ballet, opera, symphony and theatre. The Museum District contains 18 cultural powerhouses within blocks of one another.

Night Life

Whether you're looking for high-energy dancing or Texas honky-tonks, action-packed sports pubs or low-key wine bars, Houston boasts night life spots.


Engage in outdoor activities year-round with nearly 1,500 acres of green space in the heart of the city as well as the area's 650-plus urban park lands.


Mission Control and moon rocks, dinosaur bones and giant gemstones and so much more are all ready to be explored at Houston's fascinating attractions.