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Did you know we train our animals to paint? N...

Did you know we train our animals to paint? Not only is it enriching for the animals but all of the proceeds from our animal paintings go towards conservation efforts! Purchase a painting done by one of our animals on World Rainforest Day and help us donate to organizations like Wildlife Alliance!

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    Did you know we train our animals to paint? Not only is it enriching for the animals but all of the proceeds from our animal paintings go towards conservation efforts! Purchase a painting done by one...
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36 hours ago

Use this coupon to get your BOGO!

Use this coupon to get your BOGO!

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    Use this coupon to get your BOGO!
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40 hours ago

Broadway at the Hobby Center shared Broadway....

What do you think?! Which film star would you like to see in their movie's Broadway adaptation?

    The Fans Have Spoken! Here Are the 10 Film Stars You Want to See in Their Movie's Broadway Adaptation
    (Composite by Ryan Casey) Happy Monday, Broadway fans! Summer is in full swing, which means we'll be heading to movie theaters to cool off, catching outdoor movies under the stars and seeing screen-to-stage adaptations on the Great White Way.
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45 hours ago

Bengal tigers are from the forests of Asia. T...

Bengal tigers are from the forests of Asia. These critically endangered animals depend on the cover of the forest to hunt their prey. Here we see Reef relaxing in the pool after a gorge day. If you look closely you can see his 80lb beef leg on his favorite napping spot. Discover how you can save tigers on World Rainforest Day at the Aquarium on June 22nd.

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    Bengal tigers are from the forests of Asia. These critically endangered animals depend on the cover of the forest to hunt their prey. Here we see Reef relaxing in the pool after a gorge day. If you...
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2 days ago

Meet our charming Lewis during World Rainfore...

Meet our charming Lewis during World Rainforest Day - June 22! Join us for animal encounters, crafts and games. Meet some of our animal care staff and learn how the Aquarium is saving the rainforest!

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    Meet our charming Lewis during World Rainforest Day - June 22! Join us for animal encounters, crafts and games. Meet some of our animal care staff and learn how the Aquarium is saving the rainforest!
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2 days ago

Downtown Aquarium - Houston added 2 new photo...

Happy Father’s Day! Did you know that male seahorses are the ones who carry their young and give birth? Dad’s are important throughout the animal kingdom! Thanks for all that you do!

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    Downtown Aquarium - Houston added a new photo.
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3 days ago

Luckily for fish, they don't need to get out ...

Luckily for fish, they don't need to get out from the rain! They depend on water to survive. Looking for something to do on this rainy afternoon? Discover life underwater in our exhibit! 📸 Shawn

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    Luckily for fish, they don't need to get out from the rain! They depend on water to survive. Looking for something to do on this rainy afternoon? Discover life underwater in our exhibit! 📸 Shawn
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3 days ago

Prehensile-tailed skinks are arboreal lizards...

Prehensile-tailed skinks are arboreal lizards from the Solomon Islands. These animals are so dependent on trees that their tails are made to hang on to branches. Another reason why forests are so important! 📸 Kristi

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    Prehensile-tailed skinks are arboreal lizards from the Solomon Islands. These animals are so dependent on trees that their tails are made to hang on to branches. Another reason why forests are so...
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4 days ago

Isis may not be from the rainforest but she s...

Isis may not be from the rainforest but she still does her part! What have you recycled today? 📸 Katie

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    Isis may not be from the rainforest but she still does her part! What have you recycled today? 📸 Katie
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4 days ago

Isis is doing her part to save the planet! Wh...

Isis is doing her part to save the planet! What have you recycled today? 📸 Katie

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    Isis may not be from the rainforest but she still does her part! What have you recycled today? 📸 Katie
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5 days ago

Downtown Aquarium - Houston is celebrating Fa...

Father's Day is almost here!

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    Father's Day is almost here!
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5 days ago

Explore all of the bright colors of the ocean...

Explore all of the bright colors of the ocean with us! 📸: docrox6

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    Explore all of the bright colors of the ocean with us! 📸: docrox6
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5 days ago

Downtown Aquarium - Houston is celebrating a ...

Meet Rudy and other rainforest ambassadors during World Rainforest Day at the Aquarium! You can discover how to protect the planet for sloths like Rudy.

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    Meet Rudy and other rainforest ambassadors during World Rainforest Day at the Aquarium! You can discover how to protect the planet for sloths like Rudy.
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6 days ago

With a view like this who wouldn't want to ho...

With a view like this who wouldn't want to host an event here? Call about our newly renovated Nautilus Ballroom

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    With a view like this who wouldn't want to host an event here? Call about our newly renovated Nautilus Ballroom
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6 days ago

Grab a slice of pie and catch up on episodes ...

Grab a slice of pie and catch up on episodes of "Pie a la Road" a backstage look at the national tour of Waitress the Musical compliments of the show's leading lady Desi Oakley! Waitress plays the Hobby Center as part of our 18-19 season Jan 29-Feb 3, 2019! https://bit.ly/2M6vth4 All episodes here: https://houston.broadway.com/buzz/pie-la-road/

    Backstage at the Waitress Tour with Desi Oakley, Episode 5: OMG It's Sara Bareilles Pie
    Waitress tour star Desi Oakley learns everybody's two truths and a pie, says hi to Sara Bareilles and more!
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6 days ago

Emerald tree boas depend on rainforest canopi...

Emerald tree boas depend on rainforest canopies for their habitat. Unfortunately the rainforest is disappearing and its mostly due to human activity. Did you know that recycling can help save the rainforest? Tell us how you're helping in the comment session below!

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    Emerald tree boas depend on rainforest canopies for their habitat. Unfortunately the rainforest is disappearing and its mostly due to human activity. Did you know that recycling can help save the...
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Jun 12

Jun 12

We look good in blue 😉 📸: snapsbyolivia

We look good in blue 😉 📸: snapsbyolivia

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    We look good in blue 😉 📸: snapsbyolivia
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Jun 12

Jun 12

Did you know we depend on the rainforest for ...

Did you know we depend on the rainforest for 20% of the oxygen we breathe and freshwater we drink?! Learn more during World Rainforest Day - June 22

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    Did you know we depend on the rainforest for 20% of the oxygen we breathe and freshwater we drink?! Learn more during World Rainforest Day - June 22
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Jun 10

Congratulations to Andrew Lloyd Webber who re...

Congratulations to Andrew Lloyd Webber who received a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre at the 2018 Tony Awards. You won’t want to miss Love Never Dies, his spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, playing here July 17-22! Tickets at: https://bit.ly/2Mf7MDB

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    Congratulations to Andrew Lloyd Webber who received a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre at the 2018 Tony Awards. You won't want to miss Love Never Dies, his spellbinding...
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Jun 10

Broadway at the Hobby Center shared Broadway....

It's Broadway's biggest night! Who's watching?!

    Winners Are Announced for 72nd Annual Tony Awards
    Josh Groban & Sara Bareilles(Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS) The day has arrived! Winners are being announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Tony nominees Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban are hosting the annual celebration of Broadway from New York's Radio City Music Hall. The ceremony is being telecast live on CBS beginning at 8:00pm ET.
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Jun 10

It's the day of the show! Tune in tonight to ...

It's the day of the show! Tune in tonight to the 72nd Annual Tony Awards at 8/7c! LIVE on CBS and CBS All Access. Download Broadway Across America's Tony Ballot to play along on Broadway’s biggest night! #TonysAcrossAmerica #TonyAwards2018. Download your ballot here: http://bit.ly/BAATonys2018

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    It's the day of the show! Tune in tonight to the 72nd Annual Tony Awards at 8/7c! LIVE on CBS and CBS All Access. Download Broadway Across America's Tony Ballot to play along on Broadway's biggest...
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Jun 09

Head down today for all the fun going on for ...

Head down today for all the fun going on for World Oceans Day

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    Head down today for all the fun going on for World Oceans Day
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Jun 08

Broadway at the Hobby Center shared Broadway....

We can't wait to see this dynamic duo- Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban host the Tony Awards on Sunday night! #TonyAwards2018

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    Catch up with Tony hosts (and BFFs) Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles ahead of Broadway's biggest night!
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Jun 08

Stacked high with lobster! #LobsterTower 📸: ...

Stacked high with lobster! #LobsterTower 📸: trang_heybi

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    Stacked high with lobster! #LobsterTower 📸: trang_heybi
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Jun 08

Jun 08

First Latin Beats of the summer TONIGHT! Don'...

First Latin Beats of the summer TONIGHT! Don't miss it - 7pm - 11pm

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    First Latin Beats of the summer TONIGHT! Don't miss it - 7pm - 11pm
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Jun 08

Happy World Oceans Day! Join us tomorrow for ...

Happy World Oceans Day! Join us tomorrow for all the festivities 🌊

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    Happy World Oceans Day! Join us tomorrow for all the festivities 🌊
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Jun 07

Besides handing out Broadway's biggest honors...

Besides handing out Broadway's biggest honors, Sunday's Tony Awards will also feature some pretty awesome performances from shows like Mean Girls on Broadway, Frozen on Broadway, and Dear Evan Hansen PLUS Bruce Springsteen will perform LIVE and pick up a special award for his concert engagement SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY. And that's just the short list... https://www.broadway.com/buzz/192432/mean-girls-the-bands-visit-carousel-more-to-perform-on-72nd-annual-tony-awards/

    Mean Girls, The Band's Visit, Carousel & More to Perform on 72nd Annual Tony Awards
    The Tony Awards have announced the shows slated to perform live at the 2018 Tony Awards, set to take place at Radio City Music Hall on June 10 at 8:00pm ET. The Tonys, hosted by Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles, will be broadcast live on CBS.
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Jun 07

DA CAMERA ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP

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    DA CAMERA ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP - Da Camera chamber music and jazz
    Sarah Rothenberg to remain artistic director; Toni Capra appointed to newly created post of executive director At Da Camera's annual meeting this week, the organization's Board of Directors announced the realignment of its management structure. Sarah Rothenberg, who is celebrating her 25th anniversary as artistic director in the 18-19 season, and who has served as ...
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Jun 07

Don't forget to purchase that Aquarium gift c...

Don't forget to purchase that Aquarium gift card for your mom, dad or grad! For every $50 in gift cards bought, receive a $10 reward card for you!

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    Don't forget to purchase that Aquarium gift card for your mom, dad or grad! For every $50 in gift cards bought, receive a $10 reward card for you!
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Jun 06

Downtown Aquarium - Houston is celebrating Fa...

Take your dad on an aquatic adventure (don't forget the coupon ;) )

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    Take your dad on an aquatic adventure (don't forget the coupon ;) )
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Jun 06

New video: The HUB Gamelan

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    New video: The HUB Gamelan - Da Camera chamber music and jazz
    Da Camera partnered with The HUB Houston, a relationship-centered educational program serving teenagers and young adults with neurological differences, to create a unique Music Encounter residency for students. Music Encounters is a Da Camera Education Initiative that brings classical music and jazz to students, just feet from their desks.
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Jun 06

Peek-a-boo! 📸: burger_on_tour

Peek-a-boo! 📸: burger_on_tour

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    Peek-a-boo! 📸: burger_on_tour
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Jun 06

Jun 06

Jun 05

Celebrate World Rainforest Day with us!

Celebrate World Rainforest Day with us!

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    Celebrate World Rainforest Day with us!
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Jun 05

Jun 05

Rich layers and delectable strawberries 🍓 Try...

Rich layers and delectable strawberries 🍓 Try our new five Strawberry Bliss desserts. Ask your server for the menu.

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    Rich layers and delectable strawberries 🍓 Try our new five Strawberry Bliss desserts. Ask your server for the menu.
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Jun 04

The results are in and Hamilton: An American ...

The results are in and Hamilton: An American Musical won Broadway.com's Audience Choice Award for favorite tour: https://bit.ly/2Jp0y1j! What has been your favorite tour so far in our 17-18 season?! Check out all of the award winners here: https://bit.ly/2IGJjYO.

    The Accolades are Non-Stop! Hamilton Wins the 2018 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Tour
    About the Show 'Hamilton' wins the 2018 BACA for Favorite Tour! They were willing to wait for it and they didn't throw away their shot! The North American touring production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical masterwork won the 2018 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Tour.
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Jun 04

Two for Tuesadys is BACK!

Two for Tuesadys is BACK!

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    Two for Tuesadys is BACK!
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Jun 04

Stingray Reef Closure The Reef will be closed...

Stingray Reef Closure The Reef will be closed Monday, June 4. We are enhancing your adventure. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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    Stingray Reef Closure The Reef will be closed Monday, June 4. We are enhancing your adventure. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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Jun 04

Cool Off This Summer at These Houston Area Splash Pads

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    Cool Off This Summer at These Houston Area Splash Pads
    It's coming y'all ... that infamous Houston heat has already started making its ghastly appearance, complete with dripping humidity reminiscent of the deepest, darkest corners of the rainforest. There are mornings when I walk out my door, kids in tow, and feel like I've walked straight into Conrad's Heart of Darkness, "The horror!
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