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Attractions & Historical Sites

Many  Brazosport Area attractions and historical sites have re-opened. Please contact them before you visit for hours of operations and other information.

Located 50 miles south of Houston on the Texas Gulf Coast the Brazosport Area is the perfect getaway. Family fun can be found at Sea Center Texas, the world’s largest redfish hatchery, with floor to ceiling aquariums and a 20-foot touch-tank. Take in a planetarium show or explore the largest seashell collection in the South at the Center for the Arts & Sciences. There are many historical sites, museums and other attractions to keep all ages entertained and most sites offer FREE admission!

Gulf Prairie Cemetery Original Burial Site of Stephen F. Austin

Gulf Prairie Cemetery

Stephen F. Austin, the Father of Texas, was originally buried at this pioneer cemetery in Jones Creek. The cemetery was...

Surfside Historical Museum

Surfside Historical Museum

The Surfside Historical Museum is located on the second floor of the Surfside Beach City Hall. Inside, visitors are treated...

Brazoria County Historical Museum

Brazoria County Historical Museum

The Brazoria County Historical Museum is located in Brazoria County's historic 1897 courthouse. The museum has an extensive Austin Colony...

AMC Brazos Mall

AMC Brazos Mall 14 Theatre

At AMC enjoy RealD 3D, food & drinks, online ordering, and discount Tuesdays....

Brazosport Planetarium at the Center for the Arts & Sciences in Clute

Brazosport BASF Planetarium

The BASF Planetarium offers a star show every Tuesday and on the fourth Friday of each month. Visitors can also...

Mammoth Replica at Asiel's in Clute

Mammoth Lake

Mammoth Lake is where the remains of a Colombian Mammoth were unearthed, along with camels, a saber-toothed tiger, and other...

Abner Jackson Plantation Site Ruins in Lake Jackson

Abner Jackson Plantation Site

The Abner Jackson Plantation archeological site was once the home of a prosperous sugar plantation owned by Major Abner Jackson, namesake...

Stephen F. Austin Statue Brazoria County

Stephen F. Austin Statue

The Stephen F. Austin Statue is a tribute to the Father of Texas. Located on the grounds of the 10-acre...

The Clarion Performance Hall at Brazosport College

The Clarion at Brazosport College

The “Spirit of Music” can be found at this 600-seat performance hall at Brazosport College. The Clarion is an exciting venue...