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Hermann Park, Houston

4.6
#1 of 101 in Golf in Texas
Golf Course · Park
Since 1914, Hermann Park has been one of the most visited public parks in Houston. Take your pick among the options, such as beautiful gardens, a zoo, an outdoor theater, and a museum. Play 18 holes at the Hermann Park Golf Course, the first desegregated golf course in the United States, or aim for a more educational experience at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. At the Houston Garden Center, you can immerse yourself in the enchanting aromas of fresh roses. The park features a picnic area and many walking paths. Put Hermann Park on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Houston road trip app.
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  • The park was amazing thing to do during our visit to Houston. So much to do and see. The museum district is right next to the park. Prime location!  more »
  • This was a great place to walk around and see the plants and sights while my wife was recovering at the Medical Center. We would visit periodically to walk around the water feature and visit the...  more »
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  • This is a lovely and scenic park with lush greenery, walking trails, and even a lake. Because of the beauty of the park, it's not uncommon to find people taking pictures there for special occasions like birthdays, weddings etc. To explore the park, you could use the walking trails or hop on the train. Getting on the pedal boats on the lake is also a fun way to spend the time. It's also great that there are several shaded benches to relax on whenever you need to catch your breath.
  • Nice and big park. Wear comfy clothes! Great place for pictures and just hanging out. Ducks hang around pond and love being fed. Park also has beautiful Japanese garden. Paddle boats available as well. Zoo is within walking distance. Kids area also in this park.

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