Richard Cook

Phone: 281-772-9526

Richard is a native Houstonian, having been born in the Texas Medical Center. If there is anyone in Houston can show you around, it is Richard. Richard is a Certified Professional Tour Guide and is a Past President of the Professional Tour Guide Association of Houston. He is also a past Director At Large of the PTGAH.

Richard’s knowledge and expertise of Houston is from that of a native that is proud of his city and its heritage. He can show where it all started, where it is growing and hopefully what the future holds. He has been featured as the tour guide on the TMC Network’s “Little Couple,” showing Jen and her extended families, Houston. He has also been featured on ABC 13’s “Good Morning Houston” with Debra Duncan.

Richard is a member of the Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau and is the tour guide often selected to show visiting journalists around the city for their periodicals. He has been featured in publications in London, Hong Kong, Perth, Vancouver, and many others.

Richard specializes in a “3 Hour Tour” of Houston as well as a guided tour of Space Center Houston. He can also take you to the San Jacinto Monument and the Battleship Texas. He has been going out there since the 4th grade field trips. He can show you where General Houston and his Texas Army defeated the great Dictator, Santa Anna. Richard can arrange a tour from one to 55 and show all a great time. If you have the time and inclination, he can also take you to the greatest Shrine of all, the Alamo on an overnight trip to the west.

Whatever your interest, Richard can design a personal tour for you.