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Memorial Park

6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007-7021
+1 713-845-1000
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Wonderful! Great for hiking and running.

Must see for hikers in Houston. I spent a whole day there walking and hiking the trail system. Love... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bruce C
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Austin, Texas
Needs a lot of improvements

I do not know what the history of this park is and what makes it attractive to people. Especially... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eco_Travel_Explorer
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New York Area
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Popular among bikers, hikers, roller bladers, ball players and spoiled dogs (on leashes, please!).
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mile loop” (11 reviews)
“running trail” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007-7021
Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
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+1 713-845-1000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must see for hikers in Houston. I spent a whole day there walking and hiking the trail system. Love it!

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not know what the history of this park is and what makes it attractive to people. Especially for those who have written positive reviews - everything in the park looks very old. And it needs big investments to look a little better.

Thank Eco_Travel_Explorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to take photos, short distance to Galleria Mall. Free parking in near by Garage. Spend 1-2 hours here is a great retreat for visitors.

Thank silvercode
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park offers ample parking and has a large gravel running trail around the main perimeter, tennis courts, a golf course and places to take the kids

Thank 42kRun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very enjoyable , nice to be in, if you are going to do anything other than park, you need transportation, and walk you should check their website, &/or read the signs, some usage requires a permit or fee or registration.

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Memorial Park is expansive and has wonderful jogging and biking paths. There are restrooms, showers, and casual eateries. It also easily reaches Buffalo Bayou Park. There is a public golf course associated with it as well.

Thank jswflights
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Memorial Park has a great many things to offer for individuals, families, and groups alike. For runners the lengthy trail on the partial-perimeter of the park is solid and full of other runners for motivation. The golf course (I hear) is a good one for...More

Thank Ryan V
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The have now renovated the grounds... Which is much better than before... If you like to run in circles visit here.

Thank AUSAGUY
Reviewed 13 November 2017

What a gem of a community park. The place has well laid out gravel trail around a pretty large lake with an attractive memorial monument that juts out into the lake. The monument itself is worth a visit. Being a relatively new park, there is...More

Thank Previa1994
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This was my first visit to Memorial Park. My colleague and I drove after work and make a 3 mile circuit on a dirt path through beautifully maintained grounds. There were lots of people around and we both felt perfectly safe mid-afternoon in the park....More

Thank Sussex_County_Hiker
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