Pearland, Texas Visitor Information
Attractions Guide: Things to Do and See in Pearland
From swinging a five-iron on the city's finest golf courses to swiping a credit card at fashion department stores or locally-owned specialty shops, Pearland provides a quiet respite from the hustle-and-bustle of the big city, but with metropolitan amenities just minutes away.
Whether you're visiting us for the day, a week, or a lifetime, Pearland boasts more than 140 restaurants that will excite even the most refined taste buds -- including Killen's Steakhouse that was recently recognized by Tom Horan as one of Texas' Top Steakhouses. So after a long day of adventures, settle down for a nice comfortable meal in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Your taste buds will thank you for it.
While you'll find a huge selection of outdoor gear, the 150,000 sq. ft., Bass Pro Shop is a tribute to the vast diversity of the Texas landscape as each store takes on the flavor and atmosphere of the region in which it is located. This store features a 18,000 gallon freshwater aquarium, a 5,500 gallon touch pool, and an 11,500 gallon saltwater aquarium in the store's restaurant, the Islamorada Fish Company.
If you're itching to Shop, the Pearland Town Center features two fashion department stores - Dillard's and Macy's - plus the world's largest bookseller, Barnes and Noble, and 300,000 square feet of specialty shops and restaurants. The open-air lifestyle center also includes residential units, office space, and a hotel; it was designed as an exciting entertainment venue.
The planned WaterLights District is Pearland's newest attraction that will feature retail boutiques, a fresh market, 10 restaurants, two luxury hotels, a conference facility, a water wall, and a public park that will feature the presidential busts of artist David Addickes.
Golf enthusiast can take advantage of year-round opportunities to test their skills at one of four golf courses in the Pearland area. In July, National Golf Association professionals will compete in the Texas Honing Open at Golfcrest Country Club. Other courses in the area include Southwyck Golf Club, Clear Creek Golf Course and Country Place Golf Club.