Hurricane Harvey Emergency Center

The George R. Brown Convention Center is open as an emergency shelter. The public is welcome and encouraged to come if you can make it safely. The Red Cross is also in dire need of volunteers to help manage shelters, distribute food, water, clean-up items and other critical items. If people wish to help they can register at

GRB Convention Center Emergency

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HUE Mural Astronaut
A shot of one of the entries from the 2016 HUE Mural Festival located at the Graffiti Building off of Leeland & St. Emmanuel.  
Credit: Lance Childers
Downtown Houston
Credit: Terry Thorn
Early Houston
A shot of dawn in Houston from Memorial Drive.  
Credit: Chris Multop
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Welcome to Houston

America's fourth-largest city is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, shopping and nightlife. Take a stroll through the historic Heights, spend the day exploring the Museum District or head down to Space Center Houston. Later on, grab a bite in one of dozens of award-winning restaurants, or hang out with the cool kids on Washington Avenue. There's always something to do in this Southern hospitality meets urban chic city. Come explore YOUR Houston!

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By Marthea Davis
The team behind Free Press Summer Festival, Houston's annual two-day music fest, present an epic (yes, epic!) art, music and speaker line-up December 15-17 at Post HTX. Although billed as a music...
What to do in Houston
El Sistema de Aeropuertos de Houston

está compuesto por 3 aeropuertos: el Aeropuerto George Bush Intercontinental (IAH), el Aeropuerto William P. Hobby (HOU) y el Aeropuerto Ellington

14 importantes instituciones de educación superior

se encuentran en el área metropolitana de Houston

77030 es el código postal del Centro Médico Texas

casa de la mayor concentración de profesionales médicos en el país

97 gobiernos extranjeros tienen representación oficial

en Houston a través de oficinas consulares

Más de 90 idiomas se hablan

en Houston

1969 fue el año

en que "Houston" fue la primera palabra pronunciada desde la Luna