About WebsterClose to both downtown Houston’s skyscrapers and Galveston’s beaches (24 miles south and 29 miles north, respectively), Webster is just 4 miles from Space Center Houston and Johnson Space Center. The town also is close to Clear Lake, Trinity Bay and Galveston Bay, where a wide variety of watersports await.
For outdoor fun in Webster, try Challenger Seven Memorial Park (2301 W. NASA Blvd.) for nature hikes, fishing, canoeing, bird-watching, a boardwalk, picnic tables, playgrounds and a memorial to the astronauts of the Challenger space shuttle.
All sorts of indoor family recreation can be had at Main Event Entertainment (1125 Magnolia Ave.). Bowling is the main attraction, but there also are billiards, karaoke, laser tag, miniature golf and video games, as well as an eatery with an expansive menu; phone (281) 332-4500.
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