Attractions

Make Tomball the hub for your fun-filled getaway to southeast Texas!

From history and nature, to fun-filled festivals, live music, sports, unique shopping and award winning mom-and-pop restaurants, Tomball is at the center of it all.

Here’s just a sample of what’s waiting for you in Tomball, Texas right now!

  • Tea rooms and Country cooking, award winning Texas craft barbecue and Baja-style Mexican treats, homemade desserts and ice cream hand-dipped by real soda jerks.
  • The Tomball Museum Center with a dozen restored buildings and museums.
  • Tomball’s historic railroad Depot and museum
  • The "O" scale T&W Model Railway and "Z" scale Golden~Blackhawk & Central City Model Railway
  • More than 40 historic cemeteries, markers, museums and homes within a short drive
  • Three dozen driving ranges and golf courses for all skill levels just minutes away
  • Parks and nature preserves
  • Hiking and biking trails
  • Fishing and birding
  • Kayaking and canoeing along Spring Creek or Cypress Creek
  • Disc golf and paintball
  • Art exhibits at local galleries and the nearby Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • The annual Christmas Candlelight Tours at Tomball’s Museum Center
  • Local community and professional theater productions
  • Live performances from well known “Texas music” artists and those on the way up at Main Street Crossing
  • Awarding-winning festivals and events such as:
    • The Tomball Honky Tonk Chili Challenge - May
    • Beetles, Brew & Barbecue - September
    • Rail & Tails Mudbug Festival - May
    • The Tomball Bluegrass Festival - October
    • July 4th Celebration & Street Party - July
    • The Tomball German Heritage Festival - March
    • German Christmas Festival and Christmas on Commerce - December
    • Tomball Night - August
    • Zomball in Tomball - October
    • The Freight Train Food Truck Festival - October
  • Certified and informal runs and walks such as the annual Tomball Bunny Run
  • The family-oriented “2nd Saturday at the Depot” for kids
  • The award winning Tomball Farmers Market
  • Antiquing and treasure hunting throughout the historic downtown district
  • Shopping at boutiques and specialty shops
  • Christmas tree farms
  • Haunted downtown “Ghost Tours”
  • Exploring pioneer life at Kleb Woods Nature Center and Farm
  • Picking your own fruit and berries at the Matt Family Orchard
  • Letterboxing and geocaching
  • Cork This, Bernhardt and more than ten other wineries along the Bluebonnet Wine Trail
  • Sampling Texas craft beers at area breweries such as 11 Below, Southern Star and Lone Pint
  • Whitmeyer's Distilling Co. is just minutes away
  • Shooting nature photography on more than 575 combined areas of nearby woodlands
  • Catching the waves at Wet-n-Wild's SplashTown Waterpark – the largest waterpark in southeast Texas

And, these are just a few of the many reasons why “Tomball is Texan for Fun!” Check it out for yourself . . .

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