We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Oasis

The church and the surrounding gardens are an oasis in the city. There are several garden areas... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
LDavidMarquet
,
Tampa, Florida
via mobile
Mom

My mother-in-law really enjoyed seeing this church. It was a real Beauty and a must see when you... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2017
antoniosB2329MT
,
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
via mobile
Read all 14 reviews
20
All photos (20)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 9, 2018
“Oasis”
Jan 18, 2018
“Nice Church but Disappointing it was Closed Sunday Afternoon”
About
Tours are conducted every Wednesday, the first Friday and Sunday of each month. The church is a modern architectural marvel, evoking the grand gothic style of the Middle Ages. Highlights include a seven story high ceiling in the nave and the Gloria...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
717 Sage Rd, Houston, TX 77056-2199
Website
+1 713-621-3040
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Houston
from $79.95
More Info
from $20.00
More Info
from $35.00
More Info
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveler rating
9
3
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
9
3
1
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

The church and the surrounding gardens are an oasis in the city. There are several garden areas, including the serenity garden and a loggia adjacent to the church.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LDavidMarquet
Reviewed January 18, 2018

St. Martin is located at the intersection of Sage and Woodway in the Galleria area. It is close to my office, and I have always wanted to visit the church. We went for lunch in the Galleria area and then headed to the church. I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank tomwU9174DH
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

My mother-in-law really enjoyed seeing this church. It was a real Beauty and a must see when you visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank antoniosB2329MT
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We also see our best friends in Houston and go to their church. This church has a great breakfast. I love hurts and their grits are wonderful. They also have great melons for s side dish. I know George and Barbara Bush go to this...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mjaj2
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous place to worship God, nourish your soul and serve your fellow man. The people here are wonderful and the church has programs, events and support groups for everyone. Many, many outreach programs and opportunities to serve, with approx. 30% of the budget...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank JimMac62
Reviewed June 29, 2016

St. Martin's Episcopal Church is a newly-built Gothic style church maybe a mile from the Galleria Mall. If Walt Disney designed a church, this is what it would look like. I attended a concert there - it's a gorgeous, impressive space for a concert -...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 493Ron
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful Gothic style Church in Houston Texas. This Episcopal Church has a Triptych or Altarpiece of Saint Martin from the 15th century. They give free tours on Wednesdays. The stained glass windows are absolutely beautiful. This is were George H.W. Bush attends church.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Jariv4
Reviewed April 9, 2016

I teach third grade at a small private school, and we visit St. Martin's each year to study the beautiful Gothic architecture. We love this field trip! The church is absolutely stunning, and has a lovely cloister area where we picnic after our tour. The...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank pamhawkinstx
Reviewed September 10, 2015

I, along with our students and a few staff members took a tour of this beautiful church. We were also treated to a wonderful lunch and magic show. St. Martin's hosts a tour and luncheon for our 5th grade graduates every year and it is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Tamaika P
Reviewed July 7, 2015

One of the finest Euro-style Cathedrals in Houston, with a superb pipe organ and an fine choir to match! Episcopal, 1979 prayer book, and a warm and friendly congregation. Parking can be an issue, as it is happily well-attended. A great coffee hour after the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Hunter T
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 534 nearby hotels
Omni Houston Hotel
1,956 reviews
.51 miles away
Hotel Granduca Houston
1,029 reviews
.59 miles away
The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa
872 reviews
.72 miles away
The Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston
54 reviews
.91 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9,037 nearby restaurants
Etoile Cuisine et Bar
301 reviews
.67 miles away
Songkran Thai Kitchen
94 reviews
.68 miles away
Ristorante Cavour
110 reviews
.58 miles away
The Tasting Room
131 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 944 nearby attractions
Houstonian Golf Club
5 reviews
.82 miles away
Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
203 reviews
.98 miles away
Trellis Spa
58 reviews
.82 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St. Martin's Episcopal Church staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines