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Police Officer's Memorial

1400 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77007
+1 713-237-0282
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Stunning views of the city.

If you are into strolling, bike riding, rolleblading, or simply into taking pictures of skylines... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
Houston, Texas
Great Experience

Before visiting this memorial, visit the Houston Police Museum (1200 Travis), which will give you a... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2015
Houston, Texas, United States
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17 Sep 2016
“Stunning views of the city.”
10 Dec 2015
“Great Experience”
1400 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77007
Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
+1 713-237-0282
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

If you are into strolling, bike riding, rolleblading, or simply into taking pictures of skylines than this place is for you. Since its renovation there is more to do. There is an automated bike rental station nearby but its always empty or not enough bikes...More

Thank maolphoto
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Before visiting this memorial, visit the Houston Police Museum (1200 Travis), which will give you a better understanding of what the memorial means to the officers and families of the fallen officers. Parking at the memorial is very limited. It's best to park elsewhere along...More

Thank StacyWP
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Tribute to police officers who laid their life for the city of Houston. Not a very well-known place and majority of Houston crowd probably would have driven by without knowing the significance. If you searching for a place to take a walk,running, or to sit...More

Thank Tarun-K-Gunja
Reviewed 13 November 2013

I came by here a few months back and I have been wanting to revisit the site. It is a very beautiful monument surrounded by a beautiful park to have a picnic or just to relax. Within seeing/walking distance you can see the historic Glenwood...More

2  Thank andrewalvey
Reviewed 19 November 2011

This isn't the American memorial cemetery in Normandy. No doubt meaningful to families of officers but beyond that, a real waste. There are so so so many other places around Houston for meditation and reflection such as along the banks of the bayou that runs...More

4  Thank Academyaward
Reviewed 14 May 2011

There are places that we go where we can reflect on why we are able to be free, safe, and secure. For example, Arlington Natl. Cemetery causes one to be thankful for the sacrifice many have made for our freedom. Here at the Police Memorial,...More

12  Thank MaltaBound
Reviewed 20 October 2009

I have been there a few times i love it. Always a officer there in a little shed. they are very nice. There is a artistic pyramid water feature thing. you can climb to the top and sit. listen to the water and look at...More

7  Thank 2808trips
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile
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Reviewed 22 November 2015
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