New to the North Houston area?
These are the top five destinations every family must visit!
Coming to new area can be somewhat intimidating. One moment your family is in their home town, and the next they’re in a completely new environment. New people, new culture, and new faces. You don’t know where to go or what to do; luckily, we at Grace Woodlands Church have a few areas for you to visit that are kid-friendly and fun for the whole family!
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is located in The Woodlands, Texas. This beautiful amphitheater is surrounded by thriving forests and offers various performing arts events, educational outreach programs, and modern entertainment. The beautiful scenery provides an excellent backdrop for the amphitheater. You can enjoy this site by watching a concert or roaming the forest and admiring the sculptures.
The Woodlands Waterway Trolleys
“The Woodlands Waterway Trolleys are a beautiful and relaxing way to get from one destination to another. These two vintage trolleys make their way through the center of The Woodlands, stopping at many destinations for your family to visit. It’s completely free and offers many sightseeing opportunities such as The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion.
The Woodlands Children Museum
The Woodlands Children Museum is an educational and exciting site to visit. Their interactive exhibits and diverse atmosphere is something the kids and adults will love. You can educate, empower, and excite your children and family in this discrimination-free environment. Your family is guaranteed to have a great time, whether it be participating in the play or watching.
The George Mitchell Nature Preserve
During your time at The George Mitchell Nature Preserve, you can explore the 1,700 acres of protected forest by going on a two mile hiking trail loop, biking on three mile bike trails, or walking the Bedias Lake paths. Any way you choose, you will be greeted by the full beauty of the preserve. The park also includes natural surfaces, sustainable by Talon Trails.
The Riva Row Boat House
The Riva Row Boat House is a perfect idea for a family outing, date night, or even group games. Within walking distance of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, you can explore The Woodlands Waterway from a kayak perspective. It’s a cheap and beautiful way to explore the water of The Woodlands. With these five amazing sites in mind, we hope your family enjoys doing life with us in Houston!
We invite you and your family to Grace Church this Sunday for one of our 4 services… 9am or 11am (English). If you are looking for a church that is welcoming, worshipful, preaches the Bible, and has impactful and relevant ministries for your kids and teenagers, Grace Woodlands is the place for you. We hope to see you this weekend!