Alvin

Alvin is in the Gulf Coast of Texas. Home of the Pitcher Nolan Ryan. It's about 20 miles southeast of Houston, at the intersections of SH-35 and SH-6.

Get in

SH-35 business cuts right through down town. From I-45, exit Telephone Rd. and go south until you see Alvin.

Get around

Car. Only car. This is near-rural Texas!

See

Do

Eat

Pecans fallen from the trees. They're addictive!

Drink

Brazoria county is recently a "wet" county. Previously, it was "damp" which meant you could only buy beer with low alcohol content. The availability is still somewhat lacking, so consider going to Galveston County for a better selection.

Go next

Routes through Alvin

Houston Sugar Land  N  S  merges into Galveston
Corpus Christi Bay City  S  N  Pearland Houston


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