There is magic in the air during the Holiday season at The Houstonian.

Nestled within the heart of the Galleria, this urban retreat is transformed into a Texan version of a holiday wonderland from the moment you arrive.

Our Great Room Lobby with its spectacular holiday décor is open to the public, and the perfect spot to meet, eat and drink as the spirit of the season comes alive beginning Thanksgiving Day through New Year’s Day! Experience A Grand Houstonian Holiday presented by The Houstonian and take advantage of our holiday brunches, packages and exclusive exhibits and tours.

Enjoy hand crafted cocktails by the fireplace, along with milk and cookies for the kids, during our "Merry Mansions" performances as we feature local choirs, hand bell groups and instrumentalists.

Lobby Bar Hours: 
Opens Friday, November 24th - January 1st
4:00pm - 8:00pm

"Merry Mansions" Performances:
November 27th - December 16th 
6pm - 7pm
For full lineup visit our Events and Happenings page here

Join us as we bring history to life with our "Merry Mansions" exhibit, an authentic gingerbread house display, celebrating some of Houston's most illustrious homes and buildings, decorated in splendid holiday fashion. As a special experience, our "Merry Mansions” Holiday Tour Package includes the famous "Mister McKinney’s Historic Houston” open-air tour bus to see the gardens of the Bayou Bend Collection and other celebrated mansions!

Brunches, Events & Packages