3. Houston Haunted Bar Tour
Step back in time to the 1800’s to explore the parts of Houston that most only dare to talk about. You’ll hear tales about the dead that haven’t quite moved on, visit some of the most haunted places in the city and get to know the spirits that haunt the locals…and the places that the locals haunt.
Distance: 0.9 mile (starts at Charbar)
7. La Carafe – 1860’s Bar
The La Carafe building is listed on the National Register for Historic Places and is believed to be the oldest bar in Houston- located in the oldest commercial building still in use! This cash-only bar built by developer Nathaniel Kellum in 1847 has remained a fixture in the Market Square Historic District. Step back in time with an immersive history lesson.
Distance: 0.9 mile
9. Waugh Drive Bat Colony
One of Houston’s best-kept secrets is their bat population. The Waugh Bridge Bat Colony consists of Mexican free-tailed bats that emerge nightly to stretch their wings and feed on area insects. Viewing the bat emergence can be one of the most amazing experiences in nature. Please be “bat friendly” & enjoy watching the bats without causing harm to the bats or yourself.
Distance: 2.6 miles