THE AREA •
Uptown Park/Post Oak Area
Welcome to Houston’s most beautiful, most well-manicured, stylish section of town. This is Uptown Park/ Blvd Place and The Galleria.
Anchored by Post Oak Boulevard, the Uptown Park District is an organic, mixed-used development that has evolved over several years to become the heart of beauty, sophistication and style while enjoying international prominence in Houston – the 4th largest city in the United States.
Brimming with the energy and vibrancy of any cosmopolitan city, yet humbled by the graciousness of the towering trees and surrounding suburbs of Tanglewood. The Uptown Houston District is one of the world’s greatest urban centers.
Home to three unique lifestyle centers – Uptown Park, Blvd Place and The Galleria – the dining and shopping experiences are without end.
Surrounded by the heavily wooded lanes of Tanglewood, residents of Place des Vosges will enjoy hundred year old oaks and towering pines. Runners and walkers alike will enjoy the access to Tanglewood Boulevard and Memorial Park.
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Facts about the Uptown Houston District
- With more than 23.6 million square feet of commercial office space, Uptown Houston represents approximately 12 percent of Houston’s total office space, making it second in size to Downtown Houston.
- Uptown Houston is the 17th largest business center in the U.S. and compares in size to the downtowns of Seattle and Denver.
- Uptown Houston is home to approximately 2,000 companies, ranging from small - to large - sized commercial businesses, representing a variety of diverse industries.
- With the completion of The Galleria’s 700,000 square-foot expansion, Uptown Houston offers more than five million square feet of gross leasable retail space, more than any other retail destination in Houston. The Galleria is ranked the fourth largest retail complex in the country.
- Uptown Houston's 30 first-quality, full-service hotels comprise Houston's hotel district.
- With more than 100 restaurants and entertainment spots, Uptown Houston is a premier dining and entertainment area of Houston and offers a variety of casual, fine and family dining to meet a wide variety of tastes.