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Bank of America Center, 700 Louisiana; closed weekends;

Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet, 713-523-0701;

Chocolate Bar, 1835 W. Alabama, 713-520-8599;

Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary, 440 Wilchester Boulevard, 713-464-4900;

Etta's Lounge, 5120 Scott, 713-528-2611;

Fred Hartman Bridge, Texas Highway 146 between La Porte and Baytown;

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway Drive, 713-681-8433;

Houston Visitors Information Center, City Hall, 901 Bagby, 713-437-5200 or (for walking tours) 713-465-7415;

Houston Zoo, 1513 N. MacGregor, in Hermann Park, 713-284-8300;

Inwood Drive, between River Oaks Boulevard and Larchmont Road;

John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science, 1515 Hermann Drive, 713-521-1515; closed Monday (except for federal holidays) during the school year;

Kay's Lounge, 2324 Bissonnet, 713-528-9858;

Kugel Ball, Houston Museum of Natural Science, 1 Hermann Circle Drive;

Ling and Javier, 2525 West Loop South, 713-297-4383;

Minute Maid Park, Texas at Crawford, 713-259-8000 or (for tours) 713-259-8687 (not offered on Sunday or any day with an afternoon game);

Moscow Market, 14005 Memorial Drive, 281-556-8123;

National Museum of Funeral History, 415 Barren Springs Drive, 281-876-3063;

Rice University, between Main and Rice Boulevard, 713-935-2663;

Roop Sari Palace, 5901-A-1 Hillcroft, 713-789-8002; closed Tuesday;

Rothko Chapel, 3900 Yupon, at Sul Ross, 713-524-9839;

Seymour-Lieberman Exer-Trail, Memorial Drive Loop;

Sky Lobby, JPMorganChase Tower, 600 Travis; closed weekends;

Skyspace, Live Oak Friends Meeting House, 1318 W. Twenty-sixth, 713-862-6685; open Friday evenings only;

Water Wall, Williams Tower, 2800 Post Oak Boulevard;

Whitewater Experience, 6005 Cypress, 713-774-1028

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