Set Foot Into Nature at Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
While there are so many exciting attractions to found in Galveston, Texas, make sure you make the short drive up to Houston for even more fun. This sprawling Texas city is less than an hour’s drive away and is home to many national attractions that brings in thousands of visitors each year. The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is one such attraction that is found right off Highway 610. This non-profit arboretum is home to incredible flora and fauna found exclusively to the state of the Texas. Here is what you can enjoy with a trip to the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center:
Enjoy the Wildlife
Escape the hustle and bustle of the Houston city life with a trip to the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. You will find 155 acres of urban nature sanctuary that plays a pivotal role in protecting the local native wildlife and plants in the area. As the city continues to expand the arboretum helps protect the natural wildlife in the heart of the city. The arboretum can be enjoyed on over 5 miles of walking trails free of charge. This area includes the forest, wetland, and meadow habitats with a wide array of flora and fauna found about.
After you are done exploring outdoors take a peek inside the Discovery Room for an in-depth look into the habitat. You can explore hands-on interactive exhibits, microscopes, and more in this Discovery Room. Once you are done make sure to stop by the Nature Shop for wonderful souvenirs, including nature-themed merchandise and more. The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center can also host your next wedding or special event right on the property!
Finding the Houston Arboretum
Make the trip during your next Galveston vacation getaway to the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. You can find this exciting attraction at 4501 Woodway Dr. in Houston, Texas. The arboretum is open daily from 7:00am to 6:30pm and has free admission. Call with any questions at 713-681-8433 or visit their website found at www.houstonarboretum.org.
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