National Register of Historic Places

  • News

    July 12, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 3, 2012

    Lenwood Johnson: Trying to Save a Last Shred of Freedmen's Town History

    And so, after all these years of condofication, it has come to this: one last row of shotgun houses in the Fourth Ward. The transformation from funky and proud Freedmen's Town to go-go, oontz-oontz Midtown is almost complete. Gone or boarded up are several historic churches, the Fa Real bar, King ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Happy Hour Scene: Rushing Lizzard's

    ​The Place: Lizzard's Pub 2715 Sackett 713-529-4610 The Deals: $2.75 wells and domestics The Hours: 2 to 8 p.m. The Scene: According to its sign, Lizzard's Pub has been around since 1976. In Houston bar years, that's enough to earn it a spot on the National Register of Historic Places. In ... More >>

  • Music

    May 12, 2011

    Magnolia Blossom

    The Brewery Tap's regulars are as hardy and durable as the 100-year-old building itself.