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Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
"This bus tour is a wonderful way to start your Houston vacation. This lightly narrated 90-minute tour showcases Houston's famous land marks historic Houston areas and breath taking views. Explore the great city of Houston and see what the largest city in Texas has to offer.This guided tour drives through Houston's beautiful market square and many more downtown locations including Buf Allen Parkway and Houston's upscale midtown residential area. You will enjoy the breath-taking billion dollar Downtown Houston Skyline and museum district.Once the city tour is complete you will be dropped off at the Houston Aquarium which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. This package includes one admission ticket for the Houston Aquarium and one ticket for the Houston City Tour.""""Take a 90-minute panoramic guided tour on board a double decker buss. The city tour includes Downtown Historic district Toyota Center
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Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
"This bus tour is a wonderful way to start your Houston vacation. This lightly narrated 90-minute tour showcases Houston's famous land marks historic Houston areas and breath taking views. Explore the great city of Houston and see what the largest city in Texas has to offer.This guided tour drives through Houston's beautiful market square and many more downtown locations including Buf Allen Parkway and Houston's upscale midtown residential area. You will enjoy the breath-taking billion dollar Downtown Houston Skyline and museum district.Once the city tour is complete you will be dropped off at the Houston Aquarium which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. This package includes one admission ticket for the Houston Aquarium and one ticket for the Houston City Tour.""""Take a 90-minute panoramic guided tour on board a double decker buss. The city tour includes Downtown Historic district Toyota Center
From $50.00
 
Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
"This bus tour is a wonderful way to start your Houston vacation. This lightly narrated 90-minute tour showcases Houston's famous land marks historic Houston areas and breath taking views. Explore the great city of Houston and see what the largest city in Texas has to offer.This guided tour drives through Houston's beautiful market square and many more downtown locations including Buf Allen Parkway and Houston's upscale midtown residential area. You will enjoy the breath-taking billion dollar Downtown Houston Skyline and museum district.Once the city tour is complete you will be dropped off at the Houston Aquarium which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. This package includes one admission ticket for the Houston Aquarium and one ticket for the Houston City Tour.""""Take a 90-minute panoramic guided tour on board a double decker buss. The city tour includes Downtown Historic district Toyota Center
From $50.00

Herman Park Tips (15)

Hermann Park Train

Nice break from walking around. Jumping off at the children's park isn't recommended because even though the train passes close to the playground, the builders inexplicably chose a distant corner to...
SirQL8
May 09, 2012

Great City Park and Zoo

Beautiful grounds with fountains, lakes, flowers, and trees. The Japanese Gardens are especially beautiful and a great place to take vanity shots. This park has plenty for the kids including, paddle...
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HoosierGirlChicago
Jan 11, 2012

Miller Outdoor Theatre

There is a great place to go in Houston known as Miller Outdoor Theatre. It is in the Hermann Park and is free! I go there on a regular basis. It is a great picnic spot where families come along (even...
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Quadophile
Apr 04, 2011

Hermann Park Mini-Train

While on my visit to the Houston Zoo I saw the Hermann Park Train. It's in front of the entrance. In fact, we saw the gift shop associated with it, and I thought it belonged to the zoo. We stopped at...
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msbrandysue
Mar 20, 2011

Hermann Park: Picnic then Train, Boats and Ducks

I took my son and his girlfriend for a very enjoyable day trip to Hermann Park. We started with a picnic near the vast playgrounds. I couldn't believe how many kids were playing on the newly...
Alan1964
Feb 26, 2011

Herman Park, the Central Park of Houston

A lovely lake, an elegant reflecting pool, a Japanese garden, beautiful trees make this park in Houston very pleasant to stroll through. The best times are October-November and April-May for perfect...
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XenoHumph
Nov 27, 2006

Hermann Park

Here is a nice urban park, with a lot of things to see and do nearby. The Miller Outdoor Ampitheater has all kinds of shows during the long, hot summers. Be sure to visit the beautiful Japanese...
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Tom_Fields
Sep 30, 2006

Hermann Park

Located 3 miles south of downtown & adjacent to the Texas Medical Center and Rice University is Hermann Park. With all of it's activities that are available and proximity to other attractions...
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H-TownJourneyman
Mar 08, 2006

Miller Outdoor Theater

This open-air theater is located in Hermann Park, and is an excellent place to catch one of the free shows that are put on here year-round. Many plays, concerts, and kid's activities take place here...
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H-TownJourneyman
Feb 18, 2006

Herman Memorial Park-Visit Here

Favorite park in the Houston area. Near the medical center, museums, houses the pretty Japanese Tea garden, take a train ride around the park with the kids. Play at the playground, picnic under great...
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AVG2319
Oct 10, 2005

Hermann Park

Great place for a day out - it's Houston's oldest park and June, 2004 marked the 90th birthday of George Hermann’s gift of park land to the City of Houston. The restoration of Sam Houston Monument...
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martystagram
Jan 14, 2005

A Whole Day's Worth of Activities

Very close to the large Medical City area, just South of Downtown is Hermann Park. In and around the park itself are several museums, a golf course, a lake with paddle boats, a small scale train to...
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TexasDave
Jan 03, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Houston

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Sam Houston Park

The Heritage Society is the Houston's only outdoor, interactive historic museum and park. Nestled in 10 acres of green parkland in the heart of downtown Houston, The Heritage Society boasts 9 historic...
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Rothko Chapel

Rothko Chapel is a tranquil sanctuary open to all faiths nestled in the heart of Houston. The walls of the chapel display many of Mark Rothko's abstract and minimalist paintings. However the interior...
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Museum District

Now for me, this is the number one attraction in Houston. Over 20 (I think the Houston Bicycle Museum makes 21) museums in a relatively small area. You can park your car and walk to many of the...
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Menil Collection

The Menil Collection refers to the collection itself and the museum (which is actually four buildings). The Menil Collection’s founders, John and Dominique de Menil acquired this vast collection...
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Holocaust Museum

"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it". The Holocaust Museum in Houston is the 4th largest in the country. This is NOT a museum to enjoy; it is a museum to pause and reflect,...
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Museum of Fine Arts

Across the street from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is the Cullen Sculpture Garden which is associated with the MoFA. Inside are several interesting statues in a garden setting. The sculptures...
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