Houston is better recognized as a world-class city with lots of exciting things to do all around. Even if you are planning your tour to Houston with kids, you may find many budget-friendly adventure spots to explore. When you are traveling with family or in a large group, budget is always a big constraint. Don’t worry, here we have listed a variety of activities that you can enjoy for free in Houston. By the end of this article, you will be able to plan an amazing tour of this wonderful city without even putting much burden on your budget.

Discovery Green

This is a famous 12-acre park in Houston that is loaded with green grass, playgrounds, and fountains for kids. Families find it the best place to visit with kids during summer days. Note that Discovery Green is a very old park and here you will be able to take part in several shows and events throughout the year and that too for free. The entire family can spend some time at Discovery Green park to enjoy some fresh and healthy air.

Children’s Museum

Although this museum is not accessible for free every day of the week, you can enjoy a free entry after five PM on Family Thursdays each week. This museum is known for the impressive number of wonderful sites where you can spend time with kids and adults as well.

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The Art Car Museum

As the name indicates, Art Car Museum is another popular place where cars are turned into beautiful pieces of art. This place is an inspiration for all car and art lovers as they can find many masterpieces that may resemble their imagination. Moreover, this can be the best place to visit with kids to help them understand how art can turn out to be a motivation for life.

Miller Outdoor Theatre

This is one of the most popular theatres in Houston and the best part is that you can enjoy free admission to this theatre as well. It is just because this theatre is run by a non-profit organization that loves to promote art to local residents and tourists in the Houston area. It also features a well-maintained grand stage that keeps on hosting concerts and plays throughout the year. You can also watch some theatre-style productions at this place and it’s BYOB

Japanese Gardens

Japanese Gardens is located in Hermann Park and this is basically a symbol of friendship between Africa and Japan. Here you can find several pieces of Japanese culture that are represented in the form of design and art at the Japanese Garden. Tourists often fall in love with the authentic teahouse, lanterns, and bamboo-based structures in this garden. Other than this, you will love the iconic cherry trees and the peaceful sound of the waterfalls.

Historic Market Square

Pop your popcorn and head to Historic Market Square for free movie screenings and other exciting events.

Urban Harvest Farmers Market

Spending a relaxing Saturday morning strolling and munching on free samples at the Urban Harvest Farmers Market.

Educational  Cruise

Tour Port Houston on a free, 90-minute round-trip educational cruise along the Houston Ship Channel.

 

Water Wall

 
A zen experience awaits at the breathtaking Water Wall in Galleria. The 64-foot-tall fountain is the perfect backdrop for your photo op during your Houston vacay.

Now you have obtained a long list of things to do in Houston for free. It is the right time to book your tour and have a memorable time with the kids.

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