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Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens

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Extraordinary

We spent time in the botanical gardens for a few hours before an evening flight. It was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rasheda V
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Maryland
Nice Family Day in the Woods

Great place to take kids to learn about nature. Adjacent to 26 mile bike path next to the Spring... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
loonmstr
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Houston, Texas
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22306 Aldine Westfield Rd, Humble, TX 77338-1071
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+1 281-443-8731
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Throughout the years, I enjoyed visiting the arboretum, but this time I was slightly disappointed. One of the last times I visited, it was sooo lush and tropical, we took pictures, and looked like we were standing in the "bush" land. The recent hurricane had...More

Thank cjack0723
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent time in the botanical gardens for a few hours before an evening flight. It was a wonderful visit. The gardens are well maintained, manicured and curated. Despite the damage from hurricane harvey; the gardens are recovering nicely. I hope to return in the...More

Thank Rasheda V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to take kids to learn about nature. Adjacent to 26 mile bike path next to the Spring Creek

Thank loonmstr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free, shaded in parts, & peaceful. Lots of butterflies. Beautiful ponds with water features and bride's/ photographer's paradise.

Thank Christa W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I wouldn't call it " A Travel Destination" but it is a fantastic resource for the local gardening community. We have a number of rare plants in our garden that cme from Mercer years ago.

Thank paulhW1817XQ
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

This was a nice place to get outside and take a walk near the airport. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. They shared with us what happened during the flooding. They are doing a great job renovating the damage. It was very cool listening...More

Thank sarahsunbear
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I spent the morning at the gardens enjoying a quiet and peaceful walk. There were plenty of benches to sit quietly and take in the beauty. In the afternoon I crossed Aldine Westfield Rd and walked the trails. I really enjoyed the trails especially the...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

On a very hot day it was nice to seek the shade of trees and enjoy a wander around the gardens and associated bush. Some areas still out of bounds due to flood damage but still lots to see. We saw some deer in the...More

Thank Bernadette H
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We took our engagement pictures here. It was beautiful! If you do decide to have pictures taken here, ensure that the photographer researches the rules and etiquette for photographing here.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Nature and relax out of the city of Houston, we had a great time with good weather and sunny day, no fee entrance

Thank briantomaso
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Jude055
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Response from paulhW1817XQ |
There is no public transportation but Is only a short drive. You can rent a car, Uber or a taxi. ($)
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John H
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He is correct, no charge, happy trip.
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