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Mini Shopping City Underground

This is a mini shopping center underground. There are multiple restaurants and a variety of stores... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Clearwater, Florida

I was expecting a more historical structure. Although the tour guide was excellent and... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
The Villages, Florida
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  • Terrible12%
24 May 2018
“Mini Shopping City Underground”
18 Feb 2018
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Booked last minute and didn’t regret it. The tour left at 0930 so the heat wasn’t so bad for the above ground bits. Our guide Drey did a great job of showing us the tunnels and explaining some of Houston’s architectural and broader history. At...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GCarnaffan
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This is a mini shopping center underground. There are multiple restaurants and a variety of stores that you can shop at. Unless you are there to escape the heat, or are looking for one of these restaurants to eat at there really isn't anything to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank christopheremerick
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I was expecting a more historical structure. Although the tour guide was excellent and knowledgeable of houston history the tunnel itself was basically a shopping and restaurant venue. left tour halfway through.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Stayed at the DoubleTree downtown Houston, which is on the tunnel system. Weather was wet and cold so decided to explore Houston's Underground Tunnels. What a pleasant surprise. Not normally a SuperCuts customer but took a chance and got the best haircut/color in awhile. Grabbed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
7  Thank smileTexas
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Cool place for shops and food. Pretty big, we walked quite a bit. Cool tourist thing to do. Especially for shopping.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank mel_mel_cool
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nit sure what the was all about, just corridors that connect eateries and shops. Wouldn’t recommend particularly.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Tania M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Essentially a miles long tunnel in downtown Houston connecting business buildings so workers don't have to venture out into the blazing heat & sun during the day. Accessible to the public at several entrances as well as employees thru their buildings it's essentially one long...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank rbesho
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I think what many may be looking for is The Conservatory at 1010 Prairie in the Market Square area. Haven't been yet..

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently moved to Houston and wanted to get to know the area. A day spent in downtown Houston was a wonderful way to take in the culture. Houston Underground was a unique, fun and exciting area. We spent hours wandering through...More

Date of experience: June 2016
6  Thank 946kimberleyb
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Downtown Houston, as we wandered among its towering glass skyscrapers, did not feel very safe. Boarded up stores lined the streets, panhandling was a common sight and after office hours the deserted city took on a post-apocalyptic ambience. Not feeling as tough as Chuck Norris...More

Date of experience: February 2015
5  Thank KomodoDragonJakarta
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