The City of La Porte, TX
The city of La Porte is located in the state of Texas in Harris County and has a population of 34,191 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to La Porte is Houston, approximately 29 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near La Porte, including Antonio's Italian Grill & Seafood, Hoppie's Texican Grill, Besaw's Cafe & Saloon, Cornbread Cafe and Antiques & Gifts by Parker. For a larger selection of La Porte restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby La Porte Golf Courses, Museums and/or Amusement Parks, including the Battleground At Deer Park The, San Jacinto College Golf Course, Bay Forest Golf Course, USS Texas and San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of La Porte please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near La Porte:
- Galveston Scholes Intl. Airport (GLS)
- Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
- Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
La Porte, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, La Porte experiences an average high temperature of 92 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 74 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.93 inches. The seasonal climate varies in La Porte with daytime temperatures averaging 91 degrees in the summer, and 63 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect La Porte to receive an average of 4.05 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.24 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 109 degrees in the summer and as low as 7 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to La Porte should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 78 degrees, and nighttime lows of 60.
La Porte, Texas Attractions
11940 Air Terminal Museum - Houston,
The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is a museum that is situated in Houston, Texas at William P. Hobby Airport. Collections are housed in the original art deco building which served as the first terminal for passenger flight in Houston, . The museum currently exhibits several collections focusing on Houston's commercial aviation history and is operated by the Houston Aeronautical Heritage Society, a recognized Texas 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
2ArtCar Museum - Houston,
The ArtCar Museum is a private museum of contemporary art located in Houston, Texas in the US. The museum, nicknamed the "Garage Mahal," opened in February, 1988. Its emphasis is on art cars, fine arts, and artists that are rarely seen in other cultural institutions. The museum's mission is to elevate awareness of the political, economic, and personal dimensions of art.
3Battleground At Deer Park, The - Deer Park,
The Battleground At Deer Park is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Deer Park, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-478-4653.
Address: 1600 Georgia St, Deer Park, TX 77536
4Bay Forest Golf Course - La Porte,
The Bay Forest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of La Porte, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-471-4653.
Address: 201 Bay Forest Dr, La Porte, TX 77571
5Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens - Houston,
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, located in the River Oaks community in Houston, Texas, is a 14-acre facility of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston that houses a collection of decorative art, paintings and furniture. Bayou Bend is the former home of Houston philanthropist Ima Hogg. Bayou Bend was marked with a Texas Historical Commission marker in 1973 and was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
6Bayou Golf Club - , City,
The Bayou Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Galveston County Texas. This course is located in the city of Texas City. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 409-643-5850.
Address: 2800 Ted Dudley Dr, Texas City, TX 77590
7Beacon Lakes Golf Club - Dickinson,
The Beacon Lakes Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Galveston County Texas. This course is located in the city of Dickinson, . Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-337-1459.
Address: 801 Fm646, Dickinson, TX 77539
8Bentwood Country Club - Porter,
The Bentwood Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Montgomery County Texas. This course is located in the city of Porter, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-354-4653.
Address: 19980 Bentwood Oaks Dr, Porter, TX 77365
9Bishop's Palace - Galveston,
The Bishop's Palace, which is also referred to as Gresham's Castle, is an ornate Victorian house located on Broadway and 14th Street in the East End Historic District of Galveston, Texas. The American Institute of Architects has listed the home as one of the 100 most significant buildings in the US, and the Library of Congress has classified it as one of the fourteen most representative Victorian structures in the nation.
La Porte, Texas Hotels
La Porte, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of La Porte Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops, Seafood and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
La Porte Articles
Published August 22, 2010
While Texas makes us think of the untamed West with cowboys, ghost towns, and the mysterious frontier, our family saw another side of the Lone Star State - specifically Houston