Hobby Area, Tanglewood and South Main
Open air public museum of very large metal sculptures at Texas Pipe & Supply. Most of the work is by Ron Lee or Mark Rankin. When Texas Pipe owner Jerry Rubinstein began collecting, early works were kitschy, but recent additions are modern sculpture.
2330 Holmes Road
South Main, Houston 77051
Aviation history museum housed in the original Houston Municipal Airport building at Hobby Airport. Focus on civil aviation and airport operations. Aircraft, art, historical exhibits, planespotting support. Recreated period-perfect art deco lobby.
8325 Travelair St
Hobby Area, Houston 77061
Houston fashion designer, award-winning graduate of Parsons Paris School of Art & Design. Worked in Paris and New York before settling in Houston in 2010. Provides couture and ready-to-wear for women at Miles David Atelier.
2323 S. Voss Rd. Ste. 175
Tanglewood, Houston 77057
On the University of Houston central campus, the teaching hotel for the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management is a fully functioning business and events hotel. History buffs--check out their huge Hospitality Industry Archives.
4450 University Drive
Hobby Area, Houston 77004