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Houston, TX 77006
+1 713-222-9255
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Houston from Below: Underground Tunnel Tour
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To avoid the hot sun Houstonians get around through underground tunnels that connect 55 buildings.
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Houston, TX 77006
+1 713-222-9255
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I used to work downtown and in the summertime only came up to catch my bus home. There's actually another city located underground in the tunnel system but you never feel like you're really in a basement area.

Thank Bren341
Reviewed 9 August 2017

To see it all is a long walk, not for persons with canes or walkers. Several places to eat down there.

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I went on a city tour of Houston and barely saw any people. The tour guide mentioned that a lot of people were in the tunnels. The tunnel system intrigued me because I didn't see any entrances into tunnels or people congregating like you see...More

Thank EventPlanner_7186700
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Michael took us around to some of the main buildings in Houston, telling about the history of the city, the buildings and the tunnels. Finally, I understand why visitors and tourists find the city center deserted, even "dying". Most office workers use the tunnel to...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Hint: When using the entrance to the tunnels at the Wells Fargo Plaza, take the far left bank of elevators to the 'tunnel level'. The tunnels were well lit and very clean. We left safe the entire time. There were many restaurants that smelled and...More

Thank Kerri S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

A fantastic way to explore the many blocks of connected buildings in downtown Houston. Tunnels are not always underground! discover the food courts and eat with the "locals" - but not on the weekend.

Thank Noam Z
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you are downtown and it is a typically humid or otherwise uncomfortable day, this is the place to find lunch or to travel among downtown buildings. You may need a map but it is air conditioned and accessible from almost every building. Convenient, comfortable,...More

1  Thank ByronFurseth
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Now you know why the streets downtown can look so vacant during the workday...lots of people are underground! Kids will get a kick out of this "secret" underground place too but it is not open on weekends!

2  Thank houstonphotojourney
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The tunnels are nothing special but provides a great alternative to get around the city when it's raining as it did when I arrived this past Friday. There are various entrances in. I went in thru the Hyatt regency, can check the tunnel for other...More

1  Thank e26
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

While staying in the Hyatt Downtown, I thought I would check out the Tunnels. Get ready to do lots of walking and seeing lots of empty spaces. It was not an area of shops which I was expecting. In the hot and humid summers of...More

3  Thank NancyinDerby
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It is open Monday thru Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm. Closed on weekends and holidays.