The Greater Houston Area
Advanced RV Park is located near the intersection of Beltway 8 and Highway 288 in Pearland, just minutes from the myriad of attractions and services of Greater Houston.
Houston, Texas is the 4th largest city in the nation and the Greater Houston area offers a premier blend of:
- Arts & Culture
Including Museums, Galleries, Historic Sites & More
Including Parks, Nature, Shopping, Dining & More
Easy Access to Houston Area Recreation
Advanced RV Park is next door to the recreational facilities of:
Tom Bass Regional Park
- Community Center
- Fishing Pier
- Jogging Trail
- Picnic Area
Tom Bass Regional Park
- Model Air Field
- 18 Holes (5 Feature Water)
- Beautiful 6,758-yard Scottish Links
- Pro Shop
- GPS-equipped Golf Carts
- Driving Range & Practice Facility
- Tejas Grill
Tom Bass Regional Park
- Cricket Fields
- Disk Golf Course
- Picnic Area
- Tennis Court
Christa V. Adair Park
- Tennis Courts
- Barbecue Pavilions
- Nature Trails
- Picnic Tables
- Biking Roads
Houston Area Arts & Culture
Houston is the arts & cultural center of southeast Texas, offering a variety of museums, galleries and historical sites, including:
Houston Museum District
The Houston Museum District (also known as Binz) is located near Rice University, just south of downtown and offers:
- Buffalo Soldiers National Museum
- Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
- Holocaust Museum Houston
- Houston Museum of Natural Science
- Jung Center of Houston
- Museum of Fine Arts Houston
San Jacinto History
Museum and Monument
The San Jacinto Museum of History is home to the world's tallest memorial column, a rich collection of exhibits and antiquities that highlight the history of Texas and the United States, the historic Battleship Texas, nature trails, biking and birding.
Houston Area Entertainment
Houston is the entertainment center for southeast Texas, offering major sports, concert and event venues, including:
Reliant Park is North America's largest and most versatile complex of venues for family events, sports, concerts, and consumer & trade shows, including:
Reliant Center is a premier consumer & trade show venue that hosts world-class events such as:
Reliant Stadium is the only rodeo and NFL indoor/outdoor
stadium with a retractable roof & natural grass that can
also be configured to utilize its 125,000-square-foot space
for other purposes. It is home to:
The Toyota Center is one of the premier event, concert and entertainment centers of the region and is home to:
Minute Maid Park
Minute Maid Park is one of the finest ballparks and concert venues in the nation and is home to:
Gulf Greyhound Park
Gulf Greyhound Park is the world's largest and most popular greyhound racetrack, where live, world-class greyhound racing and pari-mutuel wagering are offered at an air conditioned indoor complex. Enjoy a variety of dining and view options on three levels.
Greater Houston Area Recreation
Greater Houston is a prime recreation destination in southeast Texas that offers world-class parks, nature, shopping and dining, including:
A short drive from Advanced RV Park will take you to historic Galveston Island where you can visit:
The Strand Historic District - Downtown Galveston
The Strand Historic District in Downtown Galveston area provides a pleasing mix of shopping, dining, museums and galleries, including:
Galveston Island Railroad Museum
The Galveston Island Railroad Museum offers one of the five largest restored railroad collections in the country, which includes more than 40 engines and cars and over 20,000 other railroad-related items.
Peanut Butter Warehouse
The Peanut Butter Warehouse is packed with a wide variety of antiques and collectibles, including Depression glass, Thomas Kinkaid furnishings, souvenirs, unusual gifts, Circle E candles and jewelry, plus a peanut butter pantry filled with homemade cookies, fudge, fresh-ground peanut butter and other delights!
Moody Gardens is a tropical southeast Texas attraction that allows you to plunge into the oceans depths at the Aquarium Pyramid® to see sharks, a multitude of tropical fish and even penguins. A trek through the Rainforest Pyramid® takes you through a wide variety of exotic tropical plants and animals. The mysteries of science open up to you at the Discovery Pyramid®. Thrills abound at the IMAX® 3D, 4D or Ridefilm theaters. Climb aboard the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat for a cruise. Relax on the scenic white sands and blue lagoons of Palm Beach.
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark
The Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark is 15 acres of family fun. A German theme includes castle spires and architecture, which provide a central focal point for three amusement park areas featuring more than 20 water and recreation attractions, plus retail shops, food kiosks and much more!
The Kemah Boardwalk is a 35-acre complex that features a wide variety of restaurants with spectacular views of Galveston Bay, premier shops, amusement park rides, recreational sailing opportunities and much more!
Space Center Houston
Space Center Houston is the official visitor's center of the NASA Johnson Space Center. Experience the past, present and future of human adventures into space when you explore exhibits, attractions, special presentations and hands-on activities.
Armand Bayou Nature Center
Armand Bayou Nature Center (ABNC) reconnects you with the natural beauty of Armand Bayou by working to preserve its surroundings: the wetlands prairie, forest and marsh habitats, home to a variety plant and animal inhabitants, including snakes, spiders, hawks and bison. The Martyn Farm transports you back to the farm life of late 1800's Texas. Take a cruise aboard the "Bayou Ranger" pontoon boat, or a guided canoe tour.
Houston Area Medical Centers
Texas Medical Center
The Texas Medical Center is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the best health care to all people. The center features two trauma facilities and institutions specializing in every imaginable aspect of health care, including care for children, cancer patients, heart care, organ transplantation, terminal illness, mental health, and wellness and prevention.
M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
The M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is dedicated to the elimination of cancer using integrated programs of cancer treatment, clinical trials, education programs and cancer prevention.