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Miller Outdoor Theatre

6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
281-373-3386
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As featured in Houston on a budget and 1 other guide
Ranked #6 of 165 attractions in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Theaters
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance, and children’s... more » Owner description: Miller Outdoor Theatre, in Hermann Park, offers an 8-month season of free outdoor performances. See concerts, theater, dance, and children’s programming. « less
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Houston, Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Miller Outdoors has an array of inclusive cultured productions. The performance are at the level of professional performances. You have to check the Calendar of Events for the performance that interest you, pack your lawn chair and/ or a picnic basket and enjoy a great perfomance and the outdoors for one low price. FREE!!

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Sugar Land, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

Miller Theatre always has good shows and they are free to the public. Lots of seating is available plus they have a huge raised grassy area behind the seats for families to spread out on a blanket and for kids to run around. There is a bandshell and good sound system.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Last year I went there 2 times. Plenty of parking. Just asked for a ticket at the box office and you got a seat. You could check the schedule from their website and choose the one you like.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

there are outdoor musicals sometimes. check for schedule and rates/ the zoo is near. it is near the Medica Center

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Houston, Texas
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Check the calendar and find a performance that intrigues you. You can't beat the price and you gotta love a little picnic and a show at the park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This place has lots of free presentations, local folkloric ballets and companies perform here and for NO FEE, clean place, you can sit on the chairs or lay down on the grass. Great and clean facilities and restrooms and some food to buy if you need.

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Houston, Texas
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15 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I've been to quite a few free performances here, and it is always a good time! It is hot during the summer, of course, but you can bring food, drinks, whatever you want. The one thing that can be irritating is when people are being loud during the performances. If you are looking to come here to really appreciate the... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This place is wonderful for families, individuals and couples. The park is great trail is wonderful for those who like to walk jog or even just sight see. Also great for those who do photography either amateur or professional

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

At Miller Outdoor Theatre, the MOT, you can see the opera, ballet, symphony, plays, musicals, Shakespeare, concerts, ethnic performances, movies, fireworks, children's performances, and more free for approximately 7 months out of the year from about April to October. No other city has more free high culture than Houston. No one in the greater Houston area has a legitimate excuse... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

What more could one ask for? A variety of enjoyable cultured events for free. Enjoy the symphony, Shakespeare festival, musicals, etc all whole relaxing on the hill with a bottle of wine. Just remember to bring a hat until the sun sets...this is Houston, after all!

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