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Sam Houston Park

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Address: 1100 Bagby, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: 713-655-1912
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Park containing seven historic homes, an oasis of antiquity in the heart...
Park containing seven historic homes, an oasis of antiquity in the heart of the bustling modern city.
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Historical Homes in a nice greenbelt setting

The houses were not open to tour, the day I went, but they are period furnished (you can see through the windows even if they are closed). It was nearby my hotel and was a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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Redwood City, California

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Redwood City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The houses were not open to tour, the day I went, but they are period furnished (you can see through the windows even if they are closed). It was nearby my hotel and was a pleasant walk.

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We took the guided tour of Sam Houston Park and it was not a bad experience, but it just wasn't as interesting as I thought it would be. We paid the $15 fee at the historical society and we saw several houses near the museum, and then crossed over into the park to finish the tour. The best money we... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is a nice park close to downtown Houston. There are 9 or 10 historic buildings, and you can do an audio tour on your cell phone and get information on each building. The buildings were not open when we were there - not sure if or when they are. They were furnished in period furnishings from what we could... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Nicely maintained park with historical houses placed inside the park. You can have audio tour by dialing a number.

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Surf Side, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Tried the noon lecture for the first time. Cost for non members $5 cost of box lunch $10 -It was great! The topics change every month--this month was Jack Vance speaking about his new book "Murder and Mayhem in Houston" What a great idea for a lunch hour or if you're in town for convention-- We went to look at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I attend the Susan Komen Race for a Cure every year in October here at the Sam Houston Park. People from all over the world attend this event to support the fight for Breast Cancer. Take a tour of the historic structures at the Sam Houston Park. The Heritage Society, a museum complex at Sam Houston Park, collects, preserves, exhibits,... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It is worth to visit Sam Houston Park to have some idea about the historical heritage of Houston. You can take ether guided tour (15$ per adult) or free mobile phone guided tour.

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Hollister, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We went to the Sam Houston Statue in Huntsville. It was a nice quiet and easy stroll to see the statue. Very interesting.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Came into town for a band that was playing at the festival. The entire park and streets were blocked off. The park was great. Little trails all around it, with trees and little ponds. There was a lot of people there, but we still managed to find some private places. Very clean. I was glad to see a show there... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Great place to see historical homes (not mansions) in a near native setting. Combine with trip to the Downtown Houston Tunnels System... do the Park first in the morning, then a treat in the tunnels with shopping, eating, etc.

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Additional Information about Sam Houston Park

Address: 1100 Bagby, Houston, TX 77002
Phone Number: 713-655-1912
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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