Tourism

Popular Attractions
Angleton and the surrounding area have an abundance of attractions for even the most diverse group. The city provides easy access to many of the historical sites and nearby museums. Popular locations include:
  • Brazoria County Museum
  • Columbia Historical Museum
  • East Columbia Historical Homes
  • Lake Jackson Historical Museum
  • Nolan Ryan Center
  • Stephen F. Austin Statue
  • Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historical Park
Outdoor Activities
Being in such close proximity to the Gulf of Mexico offers visitors the opportunity of numerous outdoor activities or simply a great day at the beach.  The Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge is another interesting location in the area. In addition, the City of Angleton is home to MSR Houston, a premier racing facility for thrill seekers and karting enthusiasts.  Popular local events include Market Days held two times per year, the Austin Town Festival, Freedom Festival, Heart of Christmas, and the Brazoria County Fair, each held annually.

Tourism Coordinator
Martha Eighme, Tourism and Special Events Coordinator, can assist with sample itineraries, accommodations, restaurant options and more to help make sure your group visit is a pleasure.