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Hermann Park

6201A Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1709
+1 713-524-5876
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The first public park in Houston provides a wooded site with picnic areas, running trails, lots of on-leash dog walking areas, the Houston Zoological Gardens, a public golf course and an outdoor theater featuring plays and live music.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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6201A Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1709
+1 713-524-5876
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1 - 10 of 738 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I really love this park and Japanese garden.The garden was build in the 1990's.It is free admission.We enjoy Sakura cherry flowers in February. We enjoy many flowers throughout the year. I like a tea house and ponds.Many people enjoy Zen moments at the garden. Every...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places to enjoy outdoors in Houston. Museums, fountains, reflecting pool, and gardens, a lot of to see.

Thank reany1984
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large park that is very close to the Houston Zoo as well as Natural Science Museum. Great place to hang out and people watch if the weather is nice. Parking can be a little tricky though.

Thank Treesa_t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We watched a play one evening, very talented artist. It's a nice place to relax, ride a bike or take a stoll.

Thank Marti66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful parks. Reflecting pool connecting obelisk and iconic statue of Sam Houston reminds me of DC mall designed by L'Enfant!

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Nice walking trails around the park and zoo. a lot of the trails are shaded by big live oak trees... great!

Thank Walter S L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic park in downtown Houston. The zoo and several museums are around the park, so you can spend all day. It's work taking the red train to have an overview of the park and to go to the museums' side, as the park is big.

Thank Appm
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty cool with its big hill people roll down.. On top is the free theater with shows.... Also you have the place across the hill to look at the big garden....

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A fun park and surrounding area. Lots to do. You can walk in the park, around the lake, feed the ducks, paddle on the water, ride on a miniature train, visit surrounding museums and there are many. You can spend a week doing something different...More

Thank PandaExperience
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I took a walk round Hermann Park in between museums. The park is really beautiful and I thought the highlight was the Japanese gardens. You totally forget you are in the centre of one of the biggest cities in the world. There afe turtles, large...More

Thank Calum M
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Aubrey L
16 February 2015|
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Response from Sandra B | Reviewed this property |
hi, i do believe so. I saw many dogs with owners and most we off leash. the main park is not fenced in. So unless your dog is well trained I would keep him on leash. its a large park with lots and lots of people, believe... More