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Sam Houston Park

1100 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-2504
+1 713-655-1912
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Park containing seven historic homes, an oasis of antiquity in the heart of the bustling modern city.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1100 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-2504
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Sam Houston Park is a location driven by for years with a desire for a visit. During a recent photowalk in the park this changed this year. What a delightful and relaxing stroll this park is. Full of early Houston history, with many old homes...More

Thank Shuttrrbug
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Was just out walking during my stay at the Regency and stumbled across this gem in the heart of the city. Beautiful park with lots of historic buildings. LOVE how you can use your cellphone to access a spoken history of each of the buildings....More

2  Thank Jo D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This park has many reconstructed historical buildings to wander around in a huge park Would have been nice to have been able to go inside to see more

Thank Deb F
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A lovely peaceful park right in the city - delightful. Early houses etc give an insight into the early years of Houston. A nice surprise (and not advertised enough) is a memorial to the loss of USS Houston in World War II.

1  Thank Kesteven
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not a history buff but I love historic homes and buildings. This is a must-see. Unfortunately I went on a Sunday and there were no guided tours. We were able to see the inside of one of the oldest homes so that was great....More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Established over a century ago this park contains historic buildings from around the area, including one that was on this site since 1844. The park sit right at the feet of the Houston skyscrapers and was saved from developers in the 1950s. It is a...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to walk around downtown Houston. We loved this historic park. The houses and church are all preserved from the 1800's. The highlight are Sam Houston's dogs. We definitely took pictures there. You walk all around and check out the fountain as well. It's...More

2  Thank Arch L
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The park is not a bad little park it is very small in size but does have multiple historic buildings. You are able to walk up and look in them an they are stayed inside. There is also a little pond and a lawn that...More

1  Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this little piece of history by accident. The houses we lovely and very well preserved. My issue is that to get information about the houses you had to call a specific number and listen to the recording. This doesn't work well for...More

1  Thank 181,263
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This isn't anything big or fancy, but it was green, had some beautiful flowers, and a nice statue of Sam Houston. We sat here while taking a break to eat our lunch while visiting the Science Museum.

1  Thank gtaylor05
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