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World's Largest Longhorn History Collection

What says Texas more than longhorns? League City is the perfect place to add some visual and historical perspective to your story on Texas history. The Butler Longhorn Museum in League City is the first of its kind, a unique cultural attraction for tourists, displaying western art, music, Longhorn artifacts and Texas historical items. The Butler Longhorn Museum is expected to be included in the Guinness Book of Records for the world’s largest Longhorn history collection.

Step Back in Time at League City's One Room School House Museum

Writing an article on life at the turn of the century, or need some inspiration for your historical novel? Step back in time at League City's West Bay Common School Children's Museum. When you visit the 1898 Schoolhouse Museum, the schoolmarm brings history to life with an award-winning program that includes:

  • History lesson
  • Math lesson
  • Pen and ink lesson
  • Reading at the recitation bench
  • Slate lessons
  • Spelling bee
  • Spelling lesson

In the Barn Museum, visitors experience the recess portion of the school day as well as explore the life and times of this once early cattle ranching town through a fascinating display of antiques, artifacts and hands-on experiences. The Icehouse-Barbershop building depicts an early League City business establishment that includes a recorded story with "ghost" images. Stop in today!

Indulge in Something Delicious with a Review of One of League City's Restaurant

Fresh Gulf Coast seafood, Tex-Mex cuisine and everything in between, League City has the perfect restaurants and bars for your food review. Whether you are looking for a quiet bistro nestled under the oaks in the Historic District or a lively dining experience that combines good food with game night, we have something to offer. Give us a call to help you make a reservation for a great meal and an experience worth sharing.

A Nature-Lover's Paradise

Have a nature show or a column about fishing or wildlife? Get your next story or tape your next show in League City. With a total of four marinas, League City’s location on Clear Lake provides easy access to many boating activities. The area is a haven for boating enthusiasts with over 7,000 recreational boats (the third-largest concentration in the country). Everything from dinner cruises, fishing charters and guides.

Rather stay on dry land? League City is part of the Great Texas Birding Trail and has been named among the top five birding destinations in the United States. View the Great Texas Birding Trail map. Start today to plan your next assignment in the sun.