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The What’s Out There Houston Guide from The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) derives from our profusely illustrated and extensively researched What’s Out There database of significant landscapes, collected by geographic region, coupled with maps and overarching historical narratives. 

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From its humble beginnings to its recent reinvention, the transformation of the nation’s fourth largest city is written in its landscapes. 

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Discover Houston’s diverse landscape legacy through profusely illustrated profiles of some 35 sites, which can be explored on an interactive map.

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Read the profiles of nearly 30 designers, planners, and visionaries who have shaped Houston, from its founding in 1837 to its reinvention in recent decades.