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Miller Outdoor Theatre

6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1719
+1 281-373-3386
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Great Experience!

Our first time at MOT was this past week. We decided that morning to go see Shrek, The Musical. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
yellowrose1288
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houston
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Great venue for an exciting concert

On a recent Saturday I was ambling through Hermann Park and overheard an interesting rehearsal in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
piercesmom
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Vancouver, Canada
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Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance, and children’s programming.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lawn chairs” (13 reviews)
“grassy hill” (9 reviews)
“free shows” (9 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
6000 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1719
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+1 281-373-3386
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"lawn chairs"
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"grassy hill"
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"free shows"
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"cultural events"
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"houston symphony"
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"covered seats"
in 4 reviews
"pack a picnic"
in 6 reviews
"show starts"
in 5 reviews
"spring and fall"
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"grand opera"
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"hermann park"
in 15 reviews
"beautiful park"
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"whole family"
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"ballet"
in 26 reviews
"shakespeare"
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"tickets"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time at MOT was this past week. We decided that morning to go see Shrek, The Musical. We drove by the box office earlier in the day to get seats in the covered section. We got lucky and scored second row seats!! It...More

Thank yellowrose1288
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent Saturday I was ambling through Hermann Park and overheard an interesting rehearsal in progress. I climbed over the hill and took a seat and was offered a free ticket to the concert Noche Caliente that evening. The music was great with virtuoso...More

Thank piercesmom
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We love to take the whole family to shows at Miller Outdoor. We go early to get good seats and then enjoy a picnic before the show starts. We prefer hill seating with kids because they have a little more room to spread out. We...More

Thank Annette_and_Wes
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best things about Houston is Miller Outdoor. Parking is much better now. I love sitting on the lawn with a picnic dinner and my kids. It gets crowded so go early and let them roll down the hill !

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

A very nice and opened place to enjoy some free shows or just a sunny day with friends, family and pets.

Thank Magda F
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here since I was a kid but won't age myself. This theatre is one of a kind and you can beat free!! Arrive early and you can get ticketed seats or my favorite is sitting on the lawn. You will still need...More

Thank wendywaterman
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of free shows line up each year! Shows from Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera... are all wonderful. People can sit on chairs or lawn. The seat tickets can be obtained during the day (10/00am-1:00pm). All empty seats open up...More

Thank Fei L
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

What a place and what a experience, I have lived in Houston all my life and have been here many times and every time is better than the last.

Thank dgcollins975
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Listening to music under the stars in the warm breeze of a Texas night. Yes, I love it! I went to the MOT two consecutive weekends to listed to the symphony. They are excellent and the atmosphere is great. They have many covered seats that...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Came to visit Houston for a few days and my friend whom lives here said the Village people were coming and that Miller Theater always has free concerts. We arrived about 30 min early and it was already getting pretty crowded. we took blankets and...More

Thank Emunoz91
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irishdi
19 January 2017|
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Response from Terri J | Reviewed this property |
From my experience I've noticed arriving 30 minutes prior is sufficient enough time to obtain your tickets. Yes food and drinks are allowed but I've mostly seen those on the hill with picnic baskets. But again I don't think... More
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karenmcelhany2013
1 February 2016|
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Response from 1TexasTee1 | Reviewed this property |
Nothing! Unfortunately, there is not much during the potentially colder months. I viewed it and the only thing coming up is on March 18. Sorry... Check out their website. Just Google Miller Outdoor Theater and click on... More
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ahanuwa i
25 December 2015|
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Response from 1TexasTee1 | Reviewed this property |
Probably prepping for the pep rally for the Texas Bowl on Sunday @ 4:30pm. You can go to Miller outdoor theatre website calendar
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