Primarily a residential community, Northshore is 15 minutes from both downtown Houston and Channelview, where you can find many of Houston’s oil and gas companies.
Top businesses like Halliburton Baroid, Baker Hughes, TCM Offshore and Landco Enterprises reside here.
Five miles east is the Military Museum of Texas, open Wednesday – Sunday, which offers individual and group tours. While in the area, stop by the Houston Budweiser Brewery for a tour and tasting. Anheuser-Busch brewery offers a look into its history and will teach you about their advanced brewing techniques.
Just 7.5 miles from Northshore you can learn about the maritime industry and the Port of Houston with a tour on the Sam Houston boat tour. This free educational tour that has been operating since 1958.
If you’re looking to spend some time outside, ten miles west is the River Terrace golf course and just north is the Herman Brown Park, a 750-acre, densely forested park with a sports area and hiking trails.