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Discovery Green

Open Now: 06:00 - 23:00
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“green space”(47 reviews)
This downtown park offers free yoga classes, movie nights and toddler story times. The park has a playground, spray fountain and Mist Tree, great for hot Houston days. Enjoy free WiFi and open air reading rooms, or borrow balls or games.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010-4011
+1 713-400-7336
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a conference at GRB Convention Center and found this lovely park across the street, which provided a convenient green space and getaway from the all day conference rooms. There were food trucks lined up all along the street and people ate their lunches on...More

Thank SadieInAustin
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a nice cafe in the middle of the park. They have a mini waterpark for kids and young at hear adults. I think you can kayak in the mini lake. They have a small playground also. Towards the evening of the weekends, they...More

Thank mellowtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really like going to Discovery Green it's a really cool place to go with the family. They also have events there very frequently and they are pretty awesome. Also if you check out their website you can also see when they are going to...More

Thank Juanjose H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoy going to DC when the weather is cool, I especially like the winter ice skating program, also nice art and decor around.

Thank Tour746998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovery Green is a very unique location. It has green space, events, the serenity of a water feature, and their is always something new and exciting to see. And to have this space in downtown Houston is amazing. I saw the Moon Garden exhibit this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovery Green is a small oasis in the gargantuan sized Downtown Houston. There are nightly events for all ages with a touch of arts, music and culture.

Thank davidaN1351MK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lively place to go for a walk. Kids can enjoy the water fountain. Parking available along the road or in a open lot close-by. Give it a try.

Thank willowbrooksam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hidden in the middle of the hotels and convention center is a great spot to relax from all the hustle and bustle. Canoeing, electric bikes to rent. Beautiful

Thank Dianne F
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is located downtown across from the Hilton. This park offers nice grounds, canoe rides, mini sailboat driving, concerts, and a place to get cooled off for the kids. One thing we noticed was the size of the green areas. Lots of families just hanging...More

Thank Al K
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I love this park. Its right across from the George R Brown Convention Center. Its also a main hub for several different events all year long. Great place to bring the family for a picnic.

Thank RyanIsTall
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22 February 2017|
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Response from Vishak2000 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure whether you ended up meeting your boyfriend and got it filmed! We have awesome night lights all over Houston and it depends where you want to go!!! I personally like Woodlands around Woodland Waterway as it is... More
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4 February 2017|
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Response from Vishak2000 | Reviewed this property |
Usually you can carry those with you! But be mindful of people around you.
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26 May 2016|
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Response from Caramco | Reviewed this property |
no outside alchol in the park,no glass containers,the restaurants however they sell it.