COST. Regularly scheduled tours.
|3rd Party||No||Anheuser-Busch Brewery Houston|
|3rd Party||No||Annunciation Catholic Church|
FREE. Annual July opening of about 30 major art galleries. Participating galleries in the Colquitt, Museum, Heights districts, and other areas. Brochure available.
|3rd Party||No||Art Houston / Art Scene|
COST. Specializes in Southwest Houston including tea tasting, herbology, Chinese calligraphy, Dim Sum, shopping, and Buddhist temples.
|3rd Party||No||Asian Heritage Tours|
COST. Individual tours always available.
COST. Special “Hard Hat” group tours with special docents (First Texas Volunteers) arranged via 281-479-2431.
|3rd Party||No||Battleship Texas Foundation & Battleship Texas State Historic Site|
COST. Specializes in guided walking tours of Downtown Houston.
|3rd Party||No||Bayou City Tours|
Pre-arranged group tours or regularly scheduled tours on 2nd Sunday, and printed booklet for self-guided tours.
|3rd Party||No||Catholic Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart|
Maps and audio walking tours of Discovery Green Park, Downtown, and Museum District.
|3rd Party||No||Downtown Houston|
The Art Deco Walking Tour. The tour pamphlet can be downloaded from the district's website which also offers audio downloads for three additional tours: Downtown buildings, Downtown public art, and the Museum District.
|3rd Party||No||Downtown Management District|
Downtown telephone tour near Wortham Center by dialing 713-300-0892; map on website.
|3rd Party||No||Downtown Mobile Info |
Personal browsing tour, always. Guided tours by arrangement.
|3rd Party||No||Edith Moore Nature Sanctuary|
Arrange a group tour or visit the brief online virtual 360 degree visual tour of the sanctuary.
|3rd Party||No||First United Methodist Church|
Annual tour of decorated homes in November.
|3rd Party||No||Friendswood Heritage Gardeners Club|
COST. Monthly walking tours and provides, as arranged, 3 dozen tours of buildings, sites, and neighborhoods
|3rd Party||No||Greater Houston Preservation Alliance|
Occasional tours for members.
|3rd Party||No||Houston Archeological Society|
|3rd Party||No||Houston Baptist University|
COST. The city’s top chefs take groups to eat in Houston’s mom and pop restaurants to showing them where they eat on their days off.
|3rd Party||No||Houston Culinary Tours|
“Houston Greeters is a free visitor service that offers a unique look at Houston through the eyes and hearts of its residents. Local volunteers serving as Houston Greeters host individuals for two to four hour visits to one of the city’s local attractions or cultural destinations.”
|3rd Party||No||Houston Greeters|
Annual Winter Holiday Home Tour, usually in December, with docents and brochure.
Annual Spring Home & Garden Tour, often in April, with docents and brochure.
|3rd Party||No||Houston Heights Association|
|3rd Party||No||Houston Solar Tour|
|3rd Party||No||Space Center Houston|
Virtual photographic tour; click each to enlarge and see commentary.
|3rd Party||No||Islamic Da’wah Center|
Murals at several locations.
|3rd Party||No||John Biggers Murals Virtual Tour|
|3rd Party||No||Jones Hall for the Performing Arts|
Houston - Annual Water Garden and Pond Tour in June.
|3rd Party||No||Annual Water Garden and Pond Tour|
|3rd Party||No||The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston|
|3rd Party||No||Old Sixth Ward|
Arrange a walking tour via the Descendants of Olivewood.
|3rd Party||No||Olivewood Cemetery|
Tours are arranged via the website. No tours in September.
|3rd Party||No||Port of Houston Sam Houston Boat Tour of the Ship Channel|
The PTGAH provides an initial contact to some tour guides in the Houston area.
|3rd Party||No||Professional Tour Guides Association of Houston|
COST. Walking Ghost Tours of Old Town Spring - for groups.
Good narrative on webpage.
|3rd Party||No||Randall L. Woods. Tour Guide|
|3rd Party||No||River Oaks Garden Club|
Regular tours of home on 3rd Saturday or arrange a tour of the Rutherford Yates home and its surrounding lots or a separate tour of the 4th Ward Residential District.
|3rd Party||No||Rutherford B. H. Yates Home|
|3rd Party||No||Visitor Tours and Programs|
Center is open by appointment. Groups schedule a tour in advance.
|3rd Party||No||Sims Bayou Urban Nature Center|
Call to arrange a group tour or visit the link for a brief virtual tour.
|3rd Party||No||St. Paul’s United Methodist Church|
Virtual photographic tour online.
COST. Call to arrange group tours.
|3rd Party||No||Tomball Heritage Museum|
Compiled by Will Howard, Heritage Tourism Chair
Harris County Historical Commission, 2015
|HCHC Driving||No||Tomball Marker Driving TourTomball, Hockley, and Klein Texas Historical Marker Tour|
COST. General Houston tour, Space City, stadiums, art, architecture, shopping, Medical Center, nature, history, theaters, nightlife.
|3rd Party||No||Tour Serve|
Ecological, historical, and cultural surveys, NASA, & Galveston Bay.
|3rd Party||No||Tours with Kathleen|
COST. Regular, scheduled tours and special group tours.
|3rd Party||No||Toyota Center|
Eight media are separately collected and location on campus is given. Numerous examples in each category.
|3rd Party||No||UH Campus Art Collection – Online Virtual Tour|
|3rd Party||No||University of Houston|
|3rd Party||No||Woodland Heights Civic Association|
|3rd Party||No||Woodlands Spring Home & Garden Show|
Short photo tour of work and public spaces. Group tours can be arranged.
|3rd Party||No||Wortham Theater Center|