Houston Tour Ideas
1 to 3 hrs
Your <em>Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum </em>ticket allows access into this 7,000 square foot traveling exhibition. This exhibit also explores the behind-the-scenes lives of the gladiators and the colossal stage upon which their fate was determined, the Colosseum.The exhibit takes us through time and through the Roman Empire. Featuring original artifacts from the Colosseum never before exhibited outside of Italy. Included with this ticket is access to all four floors of the permanent museum exhibit halls. These permanent exhibit halls include the 30,000 square foot Morian Hall of Paleontology (the largest dinosaur hall in North America), the new <em>Fabergé</em>: <em>Royal Gifts</em> collection featuring the Diamond Trellis Egg and Surprise from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, our 13,000 square foot Hall of Ancient Egypt, and much more.
6 hours 30 minutes
On this approximately 6 hour tour with a Certified Tourism Ambassador in a climate controlled vehicle you'll get a personal touring experience with one knowledgeable of Houston's history and hidden treasures. Enjoy complimentary bottled water and snacks while visiting Houston's basic landmarks and attractions such as Minute Maid Park, Toyota Center, City Hall, Buffalo Bayou, Museum District and Hermann Park's 445 acres while viewing worlds largest Texas Medical Center, NRG Stadium and much more. Your guide will always have surprise visits to unplanned locations on the route as you hear about our unique history which began in 1836. Afterwards you'll see the famous River Oaks area which is Houston's version of Beverly Hills before visiting the historical Houston Texas mansion of the remarkable Ima Hogg. See over 2,500 objects and furnishings in room settings ranging from 1620 to 1876 and browse the beautiful grounds on Bayou Bend it sits. Minimum of (2) bookings. Free souvenir
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