The nearby Museum District is the country’s fourth largest — with 18 cultural powerhouses within a few minutes of the Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston. Located just southwest of downtown, in a pedestrian-friendly tree-lined neighborhood, more than 8.7 million visitors explore the cultural institutions that make up this culture-filled district each year. Our Houston hotel near the Museum District offers guests a prime location with easy access to all of the museums, eleven which are free to guests at all times!

Museums in Houston include:

  • Buffalo Soldiers National Museum
  • Health Museum
  • the new Children’s Museum of Houston
  • Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
  • Holocaust Museum Houston
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • The Weather Museum
  • Houston Zoo
  • Rothko Chapel