Best Public Parks in Houston

Handpicked Top 3 Public Parks in Houston, Texas. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


1500 McKinney Street, Houston, TX 77010

Since 2008

Iconic Interactive Fountain, Walking Trails, Event Lawn and Conducting Areas, Green Space, Greeny, Picnic and Fitness Areas, Fountains, Boating, Pond, Restaurant, Lighting, Shelters, Stone Benches, Kids Playground, Water Gardens, Cafe, Botanical Gardens & Reading Room

More than 600+ events each year from exercise to movies, concerts to special events ● Free Admission ● Serves all ages and backgrounds, as well as workers, residents and visitors alike ● Available art installations add to the landscape while touring musicians and performing arts groups take the stage for noontime and weekend performances at the park’s amphitheatre


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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1800 Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77019

Since 1836

Basketball, Bridges, Parking, Nature, Volleyball, Hike, Bike and Walking Trails, Open Space, Jogging Area, Shelter, Statues, Sculptures, Cycling, Playground, Trees, Garden, Kids Play and Picnic Area, Fountains, Stone Benches & Greeny Areas

Has over 160 acres of parks land ● Kayaking, Fishing and Boating available ● Provides beautiful gardens and native landscaping; hike and bike trails; paddle craft and bike rentals ● Offers outdoor activities


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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12303 Sonnier Street, Houston, TX 77044

Since 1956

Slides, Swings, Greeny Areas, Stone Benches, Walking and Bike Trails, Fitness Places, Pond, Fountains, Picnic Areas and Shelters, Dog Friendly, Birds, Fishing Pier, Splash Pad, Restrooms, Ducks, Boat Ramp, Pavilions, Baseball Fields, Outdoor Events, Water Gazebo, Senior Center with Daily Activities & Multi-Purpose Fields

Provides 2.5-mile jogging trail has an asphalt surface with exercise equipment along the trail ● Has over 309-acres of parks land ● Reservations of 150 people or more is required for the use of the Open Air Pavilion ● Kitchen facilities, lights, and electrical outlets are available ● Offers 3 multi-purpose fields located in this park


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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