Discovery Green

Experience a flourishing and lively sanctuary nestled in the heart of Houston - Discovery Green. Spread across 12 acres, the park flaunts meticulously manicured lawns, gardens, and trees that exude a serene and welcoming ambiance. Each nook and corner of the park's foliage is a sensory delight, from the vivid hues of the seasonal blooms to the gentle rustling of leaves swaying with the breeze.

At the heart of the park lies an exceptional playground that is designed to be inclusive and accessible to children of all abilities. Bursting with colorful structures and interactive elements, the playground fosters imaginative play and physical activity while promoting a sense of togetherness and cooperation among the young visitors.

The park's communal lawn is a much-loved feature and an expansive space for picnics, games, and gatherings of every kind. It's a hub of activity, from lively outdoor concerts to peaceful yoga classes to thrilling movie screenings. At Discovery Green, there's always something for everyone.

How to explore Discovery Green?

  • Discovery Green hosts a variety of free concerts and festivals throughout the year, showcasing local musicians, artists, and performers. Attend one of these for self-entertainment.
  • Take a yoga class, Zumba class, or a boot camp led by expert instructors here.
  • On hot summer days, the park's splash pad is a popular spot for kids to cool off and play in the water.
  • The inclusive playground is a hit with kids of all abilities, featuring slides, swings, climbing structures, and sensory elements. Let your kids explore the fun-play section here.
  • Rent a kayak or paddle boat and take a leisurely paddle around the park's small pond.
  • During the summer months, the park hosts free outdoor movie screenings, with films ranging from family-friendly classics to cult favorites. Watch a movie here!
  • Browse the bustling farmer's market hosted on Sundays, featuring fresh produce, artisanal foods, and handmade crafts.
  • Grab a bite to eat at a variety of food trucks and vendors on site. There's no shortage of delicious eats to enjoy at Discovery Green. more more
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    4 hours

Address of Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77010-4011

Opening & Closing time of Discovery Green

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

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