Angleton and the surrounding area have an abundance of attractions for even the most diverse group. The city provides easy access to many of the historical sites and nearby museums. The Brazoria County Museum, the Stephen F Austin Statue, the Columbia Historical Museum, the Lake Jackson Historical Museum, the Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historical Park, East Columbia Historical Homes and the Nolan Ryan Center are all popular local spots. Being in such close proximity to the Gulf of Mexico offers visitors the opportunity of numerous outdoor activities or simply a great day at the beach. The Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge is another interesting location in the area. In addition, the City of Angleton is home to MSR Houston, a premier racing facility for thrill seekers and karting enthusiast. Popular local events include Market Days held two times per year, the Austin Town Festival, Freedom Festival, Heart of Christmas, and the Brazoria County Fair each held annually. Martha Eighme, Director of Communications and Tourism, can assist with sample itineraries, accommodations, restaurant options and more to help make sure your group visit is a pleasure. For more information contact Martha Eighme at 979-849-4364, ext 2111 or by email.