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Miller Outdoor Theatre

Address: 6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030
Phone Number: 281-373-3386
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Ranked #7 of 126 Attractions in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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...
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We took my grandson to see Frogz. The price was great (free) and the theater was clean. We will definitely be back for future shows.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

If you are ever in the city and looking for something different, but incredibly awesome to do, Miller Outdoor Theater is the place I suggest you go! When my friends come to Houston this is one of the places I like to show off. It is an outdoor theater with a covered pavilion and seating. That is one perk about... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Miller is always a great time with FREE shows. Fun way to bring a picnic and beverages for a great date or time with friends. My only complaint is the lack of shows as it cools down. I'd prefer to bundle up and head out but I guess not most of Houston does. The best shows are during the super... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We LOVE this venue and consider it one of the best things about Houston. Free shows including top acts from all over the world including a broadway production, symphony, ballet, Chinese acrobats, Japanese drummers just to name a few. Seats are available - you can pick up free tickets day of performance or get empty seats immediately prior to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Always a good show and always free to the public. Set on the hill and watch a play or listen to a concert.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

If you are coming to visit Houston or are a resident of the city, you have to take advantage of attending a show at the MOT. You can pay to have seats, or you can join the masses on the hill with blankets and coolers enjoying a picnic while watching a show- for free! I personally really like the MoTown... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Miller Theatre is a must if you spend any time in Houston. It is situated in Hermann Park in the Museum District. I have seen everything from Ballet, opera, symphony to great musicals and plays and cultural events. It closes for a few months in the winter, but most weekends something is on for all tastes. Did I mention that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I recently went to celebrate el grito of independence of Mexico. They had musical performance and dancers it was all quite beautiful and very organized. The best part was it was free!!! It's an excellent place to go on a picnic date.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I did not see a show but I did revisit a fond childhood memory of rolling down the hill at Miller theater. The place is just as special today as it was in 1976 when I saw it for the first time as a young boy. All of Hermann park is impressive but Miller Theater is jewel in the crown.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I was invited by my co-worker to attend an outdoor theater park classical music concert. The location has two sections. The seating section under the modern design pavilion, and the soft meadows that create a natural amphitheater seating arrangement. We brought our lawn chairs and snacks as enjoyed a grand display of various classical music. Afterwards, we when to one... More 

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