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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“green space” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010-4011
+1 713-400-7336
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our time spent inside during the conference was balance by time spent one evening at a party on the Green. This great open space was just the place for a large number of people to spread out. Their is a stage for live music and...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful little park. Includes a pond, restaurant, art, outdoor music venues, walking paths. Great place to get some fresh air during conference breaks. Right across the street from several hotels. Shaded too.

Thank Monica D
Reviewed 1 week ago

What was is no longer. This place is beautiful now! I cannot believe the change! This makes me think that we really are going in the right direction. I hope the world can use this as an example. Way to go! Great job! I'm so...More

Thank DBaldinado64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of interesting and fun things to do and all for free! Much nicer in the spring, winter and fall....too hot in the summertime, for sure.

Thank carolglenn0520
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to go with the family in all seasons! So many events are planned daily at Discovery Green and the weekend family fun events are the best. You can do Yoga in the park, listen to Jazz or other genres of music, watch a...More

Thank Reviewer1582
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is amazing that something like this exists in Houston. Tons of greenspace for kids and dogs. The dog park is very small, but it makes up on green grass.

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Discovery Green is a nice place to take in some sun or bring your kids out to play. This park often has events and outdoor shows. During the winter, there is also a small skate rink you can join for a fee. Plenty of benches...More

Thank Treesa_t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by Discovery Green because it was pet friendly and we were not disappointed. They had two small gated dog parks for the puppies to play in, and they were clean except for one pile of you know. They were very well kept. The...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovery Green is located just in front of the George R. Brown convention center. If you are looking for a place to bring your kids to burn off some energy Discovery Green is a perfect match. There are several eateries close buy from fine dining...More

Thank sergio0520
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Discovery Green is a perfect venue for year around events especially for the kidos. We take our Cub Scout Pack to Discovery Green often as they love to play in the water. The location is perfect, plenty of parking as well. Lots of restaurants within...More

Thank samanthias2017
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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
donna f
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.
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.