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5085 Westheimer Rd.

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Free

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Shopping, Free Type
2 hours to Half Day Time to Spend
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  • 5.0Value
  • 3.5Facilities
  • 4.0Atmosphere

The Galleria is just a fancy way to say "humongous mall." This gargantuan shopping center sprawls across 2.4 million square feet of space with more than 400 stores. The massive mall predominantly contains upscale brands like Burberry, Chanel, Christian Louboutin, Giorgio Armani, Gucci and more. If those stores are out of your price range, you will find brands like Forever 21 and Gap here, too.

Aside from the retail stores, the Galleria is home to more than 50 dining options. Recent visitors cautioned if you plan to do a lot of shopping, anticipate a lot of walking (and wear some comfy shoes). They also say there are plenty of upscale accommodation options within walking distance. 

You can't miss the mall itself, it's located right off Interstate 610 southwest of Memorial Park. The Galleria's hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, visit the mall's official website.

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