Houston's #1 attraction. Houston Galleria Mall. 45 steps away from Embassy Suites Houston Near The Galleria
The George R. Brown Convention Center opened on September 26, 1987 on the east side of Downtown Houston, Texas, United States. The sleek 100-foot (30 m) high red-white-and-blue building replaced the obsolete Albert Thomas Convention Center.
The Convention Center is 1,800,000 square feet and has an exhibition space of 853,500 square feet. It also offers 105 meeting rooms. With the new improvements, the George R. Brown Convention Center is one of the 10 largest in the nation.
| 5 Miles
6200 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge, and care for the natural world.
Essentially a small city encompassing a world of ecosystems and experiences, the Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide housing, meals, medical care and, yes, even education! In addition, we have over 1.7 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.
Memorial City Mall
| 7 Miles
303 Memorial City, Houston, TX 77024
Memorial City Mall is a large shopping mall in Memorial, Houston, Texas, United States, at the intersection of Interstate 10 and Gessner Road, adjacent to the large Memorial Hermann medical complex. Constructed in the early 1960s, the mall has since grown to be one of the city's more popular malls, mostly due to a large renovation project that took place in the early 2000s.