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Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010-4011
+1 713-400-7336
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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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“green space” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010-4011
Downtown
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+1 713-400-7336
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A green space downtown where you can let your kids run under spraying fountains and enjoy some green space in Downtown Houston. Next to the Convention Center and a couple of blocks from Minute Maid Ball Park.

Thank Bob P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a while walking thru this area. Very clean and peaceful. There are fountains for kids and a playground.

Thank Shannon R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treat to have a family friendly, safe, and well-kept place to be outdoors in a mostly concrete downtown area. Children playing in fountains, people doing yoga on the lawn, families kayaking around the tiny "lake" on Sunday. And if you are at the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are looking to do some outdoor yoga, take the kids to the park, or have a romantic stroll. This is the park for you. It is a place that will just bring a smile to your face.

Thank aliecakes
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On my last visit to Houston 10years ago the downtown area was dirty and unkempt what a pleasant area it has become full of families and walkers just relaxing .It is wonderful to see an area rejuvenated like this .What a great area to spend...More

Thank richJay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovery Green is celebrating 10 years, so there are activities during the weekends. We heard some great latinjazz in a nice family-friendly atmosphere.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a grat area to take pictures for graduation, leisure, engagement etc..... make sure to go during the week which is less crowded.

Thank Lila0236
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice place for a walk in the middle of Downtown. Activities for children and adults during weekend. For example "dog costume contest" or chinese dragon dance.

Thank Alexandra1722
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

An unexpected nice outdoor area while staying at a nearby downtown hotel. There is a spray water park for little kids. A nice place for a walk. There is a roller rink and a kayak activity on weekends. Yes, there are homeless people, but they...More

Thank 4familytravels4fun
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Stay away unless you enjoy dirty homeless people begging you for change every 30 seconds. The bird poop dropping out of every single tree is also gross. The play equipment for kids is far less impressive than my local park, lol. We just didn't get...More

Thank Matt T
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nrobi622
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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5 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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Linda V
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.
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