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Allen's Landing

Downtown Houston from Allen's Landing. Allen's Landing is the birthplace of the city of Houston—the largest city in the U.S. state of Texas. In August 1836, just months after the Republic of Texas won its independence from Mexico, two brothers (and real estate developers) from New York—John Kirby Allen and Augustus Chapman Allen—purchased 6,642 acres (27 km²) in the area and settled there on the banks of Buffalo Bayou.

The Cullen Theater inside The Wortham Theater Center. Sunny Thompson's view as Marilyn Monroe in 'Marilyn Forever Blonde!' for 3 shows August 21-23, 2014!

Houston Zoo-Naturally Wild! The Houston Zoo is a 55-acre zoological park located within Hermann Park in Houston, Texas, United States. 6200 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030