440 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX 77002

The Neighborhood

The Houston Theater District

A symphony for the senses

Lyric Tower makes its home in the center of Houston’s rich cultural scene, where you can engage all the senses right in your own work neighborhood. Nearby parks and bayou trails invite greenspace play; while the area’s restaurants, cafes and lounges allow you to explore the culinary arts. Befitting its name, Lyric Place is also central to the city’s vibrant Theater District. Here, world-renowned arts companies perform live music, theater and dance to over 2 million visitors each year.

Seven permanent arts companies reside in the Theater District, including the Houston Ballet, Alley Theater, Houston Grand Opera and Theater Under the Stars. Four flagship theaters seat audiences of 13,000 people, in addition to a host of smaller venus. In an area so alive with culture, professionals can blend work and life together and thrive.


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In The Neighborhood

  • Drink
    • The Wine Cellar
    • Charbar
    • Houston Watch Company
    • Reserve 101
    • La Carafe
  • Eat
    • Perbacco
    • Sambuca
    • Hard Rock Cafe
    • The Blue Fish
  • Entertain
    • Bayou Place
    • Alley Theater
    • Downtown Aquarium
    • Jones Hall
    • Sundance Cinemas
    • Wortham Theater Center
  • Notable Venues
    • Harris County District Court
    • Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
    • Houston Airport
    • Revention Music Center
    • The Toyota Center
    • United States District Courthouse
    • University of Houston
  • Relax
    • Lyric Tower
    • Discovery Green
    • Sam Houston Park
    • Minute Maid Park
    • Sesquicentennial Park
    • The Acre
    • Tranquility Park
    • Main Street Square
  • Shop
    • Berkeley Eye Center
    • GreenStreet
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Airport Drive Distance
William P. Hobby Airport 25 min 14.4 mi
Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport 25 min 21.0 mi