Become Houston Hillel's next
Assistant Executive Director
Scroll down to learn about Houston and our Jewish community,
and explore houstonhillel.org, jewston.org and qjews.org!
Click here for the Assistant Executive Director job description and listing.
Welcome to Houston
Rice University home of the Owls
University of Houston home of the Cougars
You’ll always find something to see and do in Houston.
For an overview check out CultureMap Houston.
Art Car Parade – There’s nothing like it anywhere.
Miller Outdoor Theatre - A short walk from Houston Hillel
Museum District – Virtually all of Houston’s museums are within walking
distance of each other, and only a fifteen minute walk from Houston Hillel!
Here are a couple, shall we say, different museums.
National Museum of Funeral History – Very cool with a great gift shop!
Parks and Recreation
Discovery Green – An amazing urban park
Memorial Park – The most popular running trail in Houston
Hermann Park – A ten minute walk from Houston Hillel
Buffalo Bayou – A great place to walk and bike
Braes Bayou – A 15 mile bike trail that ends at the University of Houston
Rice Running Loop – A few blocks from Houston Hillel
Professional Sports Teams
Art Car Parade
The Houston Jewish Community
About 50,000 Jews live in greater Houston. Houston’s Jewish community is very close and cooperative. The various Jewish movements, synagogues and agencies work together. As the fourth largest city in the US, many national and international Jewish organizations have regional offices in Houston.
Orthodox Synagogue: United Orthodox Synagogues.
Jewish Herald Voice – Search for “Houston Hillel” to read recent articles about us.
Jewish Studies at Rice
Jewish Studies at UH
Rice University Houston Jewish History Archive
Israeli Consulate in Houston
National Council of Jewish Women Houston