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.

Downtown Historic District Market Square: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Open today: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
All photos (125)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“la carafe”(2 reviews)
About
Historic and hip bar/restaurant and entertainment neighborhood in Houston.
Certificate of Excellence
Closed Now
Hours Today: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Contact
301 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-1618
Website
+1 713-225-6887
Call
Improve This Listing
Downtown Historic District Market Square Tours and Tickets
from US$34.95
More Info
from US$50.00
More Info
from US$79.95
More Info
from US$20.00
More Info
from US$59.95
More Info
from US$99.00
More Info
Brewery Tour
6 Reviews
from US$49.00
More Info
from US$82.99
More Info
from US$35.00
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$39.95
More Info
from US$88.95
More Info
from US$49.00
More Info
from US$79.95
More Info
from US$79.67
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (146)
Filter reviews
94 results
Traveller rating
31
32
24
5
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
31
32
24
5
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews oldest building la carafe great dog park take your time architecture benches preserve parks culture texas
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 94 reviews
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

We found this eventually as the signage wasn’t great but were slightly disappointed as it wasn’t too large compared to other cities but then there is less history here but more if a reason to try and preserve it!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank badmintontim
Reviewed May 19, 2019

I came to this square to see the original houses of Houston but it was not worth it. Sam Houston park does a much better job of presenting them.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank AdriZaAst
Reviewed March 22, 2019

It is a must go in Houston. An old market square in well-designed downtown Houston. Tall buildings have good architectural designs.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

Jim Parsons was totally entertaining in presenting wonderful fascinating information about the history of Market Square in downtown Houston. We walked around Market Square and then around the area. It was fun and interesting. I hope to go on other tours.

Date of experience: March 2019
23  Thank 501glorial
Reviewed January 27, 2019

When in the downtown area the Market Square is worth walking around and taking in. We really enjoyed this area - very clan and interesting things to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Garry M
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

This is a small neighborhood square that doesn’t really have much to offer. It’s called historic because some of the stores and bars around the square are some of the oldest in Houston. That’s not saying much. This isn’t New Orleans nor does it have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ciahasher
Reviewed January 23, 2019

It was a quiet Saturday morning when we wandered through downtown Houston. Restaurants and bars, many of them, just started opening and it was very nice to see old brick buildings secluded beneath modern glass and steel high rises. The area felt very safe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B1714D
Reviewed December 23, 2018

HOUSTON is a Beautiful Town ,People are Nice ,welcoming and very Helpful ..Downtown is very Ice I liked almost everything.. To Not Miss..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 262basilm
Reviewed October 14, 2018

It’s really good place to visit in Houston. Down town district market square is really awesome. Must go there.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 121anandj
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a cool spot. Lots of places to eat and bars. Beautiful old buildings nestled in the middle of downtown. Great dog park. Cool place to people watch and hang out with friends.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hsthiessen
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 560 nearby hotels
Hotel ICON, Autograph Collection
1,426 reviews
.16 km away
The Lancaster Hotel
1,782 reviews
.28 km away
The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by Hilton
691 reviews
.40 km away
Magnolia Hotel Houston, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel
3,022 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9,482 nearby restaurants
Hearsay
296 reviews
.07 km away
Batanga
235 reviews
.10 km away
La Fisheria
62 reviews
.06 km away
Barnaby's Cafe
31 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,042 nearby attractions
Houston Symphony
200 reviews
.37 km away
The Magnolia Stroll
11 reviews
.15 km away
Alley Theatre
263 reviews
.31 km away
Houston Grand Opera
93 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
stuart w
August 4, 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Vicki L | Reviewed this property |
UBER is the cheapest besides the bus. There is no good transportation downtown. You can take the bus but it will take you over an hour. The bus will land you in downtown and you will need to walk a little ways to get... More
1
Vote