1. Round Top shopping
Visit dozens of local shops and vendors selling antiques, artwork, seasonal decor, furniture and clothing.
Hours: vary by storefront
2. The Stone Cellar & Round Top Dance Hall
Enjoy live music every weekend, freshly baked pizza, and an extensive wine and craft beer menu.
550 N. Washington St., Round Top | 979-249-3390 | www.stonecellarwines.com
Hours: Thu. 5-10 p.m., Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m., closed Mon.-Wed.
3. Texas Quilt Museum
Two historic buildings house antique and contemporary quilt art with a flower garden located outside.
140 W. Colorado St., La Grange | 979-968-3104 | www.texasquiltmuseum.org
Hours: Thu.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., closed Sun.-Wed.
4. Ghost Tours of Galveston
Several ghost tour options for all ages are available at sites throughout the island.
Various locations, Galveston | 409-356-9266 | www.ghosttoursofgalvestonisland.com
Hours: vary by tour
5. Moody Gardens
Moody Gardens features an aquarium, 3-D and 4-D theaters, the Discovery Museum, golf and a spa.
1 Hope Blvd., Galveston | 409-744-4673 | www.moodygardens.com
Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily
6. Moody Mansion
One of many historic homes in Galveston, the Moody Mansion is open for public tours.
2618 Broadway Ave. J, Galveston | 409-762-7668 | www.moodymansion.org
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily
7. Pleasure Pier
This waterfront destination features dining options, rollercoasters, a carousel and other rides.
2501 Seawall Blvd., Galveston | 409-766-4950 | www.pleasurepier.com
Hours: Fri. 4-9 p.m., Sat. noon-10 p.m., Sun. noon-8 p.m., closed Mon-Thu. (summer hours TBD)
8. Schlitterbahn Waterpark
Bring the whole family to slide, swim, float and lounge at the 26-acre water park.
2109 Gene Lucas Blvd., Galveston | 409-770-9283 | www.schlitterbahn.com/galveston
Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (open daily May 31-Aug. 15, open select weekends in May, August and September)
9. Big Rivers Waterpark & Adventures
Entertainment includes a water park, ax throwing, rock mining, gator handling, aerial activities and more.
23101 Hwy. 242, New Caney | 832-509-1556 | www.facebook.com/grandtexas
Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (open daily May 31-Aug. 15, open select weekends year round)
10. Houston Zoo
Visit more than 6,000 animals, feed giraffes and take part in socially distanced animal encounters.
6200 Hermann Park Drive, Houston | 713-533-6500 | www.houstonzoo.org
Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily
11. Museum District
Spend the day touring museums in the heart of Houston, highlighting art, science, history and culture.
1300 McGowan St., Ste. 129, Houston | 713-715-1939 | www.houmuse.org
Hours: vary by museum
12. Old Town Spring
Old Town Spring is home to several businesses, museums, art galleries, retailers and dining options.
26302 Preston Ave., Spring | 281-353-9310 | www.oldtownspring.com
Hours: vary by business
13. Space Center Houston
See spacecraft, a collection of spacesuits, live presentations and exhibits highlighting NASA missions.
1601 NASA Parkway, Houston | 281-244-2100 | www.spacecenter.org
Hours: vary by date
14. Blue Bell Creameries
Grab a scoop of ice cream, shop in the country store and learn more about Blue Bell in the visitor center.
1101 S. Blue Bell Road, Brenham | 800-327-8135 | www.bluebell.com/the-little-creamery
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Sat.-Sun.
15. Brenham Art Walk
Appreciate murals on a stroll throughout the downtown streets of Brenham and Washington County.
115 W. Main St., Brenham | 979-337-7580 | http://link.visitbrenhamtexas.com/artwalkmap
16. Pleasant Hill Winery
Sample award-winning wines and light bites along the Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail.
1441 Salem Road, Brenham | 979-830-8463 | www.pleasanthillwinery.com
Hours: Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon.-Fri.
17. Star of the Republic Museum and Washington-on-the-Brazos State
Learn about early Texas history at the site of the 1836 signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence.
23200-23400 Park Road 12, Washington | 936-878-2214 | www.thc.texas.gov/historic-sites
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily (state historic site), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily (museum)