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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Hotel Galvez
A hotel in Galveston said to be occupied by old spirits.  
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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