The wonders of outdoor Texas await those who visit Houston Arboretum and Nature Center. Located in Memorial Park at 4501 Woodway Drive. It is open daily and has no admission fee. Although the arboretum is over fifty years old, renovations, especially in the 1990’s, have help keep it looking as fresh as ever.
Though not as big as it was when it first opened, the Arboretum has over five miles of nature trails. Special exhibits include the Hummingbird and Butterfly Island, Sensory Garden, and Wildlife Garden. There are also pond, wetland, meadow and forest habitats for visitors to observe. If the hustle and bustle of Houston’s daily life is getting to you, then the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center just might be your spot for relaxing on your holiday.
Address: 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX 77024, United States
Phone: +1 713-681-8433
Open hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm