As one of Houston’s most historic neighborhoods, The Heights flourishes as a destination for foodies and architecture lovers. Located right in the middle of the action, The Heights maintains its quaint, small-town feel and deep sense of community. Located just 4 miles northwest of Downtown, The Heights is a fast growing, walkable neighborhood with close proximity to Downtown, The Galleria and The Medical Center.
This historic neighborhood dates back to the late 1800s when residents flocked to the area to escape the big city, but today it is home to diverse Houstonians that are drawn to its rich and character-filled architecture, mom and pop-type shops and funky restaurants.
Find something you never knew you wanted at one of 19th Street’s quaint boutiques. Thrift stores, antique havens, and cafes prove to be popular at the Heights-strip. Stop by for the “First Saturday Arts Market” on the first Saturday of each month for live music, crafts, plants, and artwork.
There is no shortage of fun to be had in the picturesque neighborhood of The Heights. From local art shops and quaint parks, to buzzing wine bars and historic homes, The Heights feels like a neighborhood you’d want to call your own.