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McGovern Centennial Gardens

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Cherie Flores Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens

We went to a "Celebration of Life" in the Cherie Flores Pavilion for a friend who had recently... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynn M
Houston, Texas
Worthy to visit

We went with family as part of a walking tour in the area. Very nice place, a hidden gem in our... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Daniel N
Houston, Texas
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“hermann park”(24 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1500 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004-7127
+1 713-524-5876
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to a "Celebration of Life" in the Cherie Flores Pavilion for a friend who had recently passed away. The Pavilion is located in the McGovern Centennial Gardens. It is a beautiful venue as it looks over the gardens via a large glass window....More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We went with family as part of a walking tour in the area. Very nice place, a hidden gem in our city.

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Will come again. Its a very peaceful place to visit you can come here in clear your mind and enjoy the garden.

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Reviewed July 22, 2018

This garden is right across from the Natural Science Museum. A great location to enjoy different plants and flowers as well as open green space. Dont forget to take a trip to the top!

Thank Jasmine J
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk around the gardens looking at the flowers and statues. Observed birds, bees, butterflies, and a bunny. Would be much nicer when it isn't 100 degrees outside.

Thank reneemarie31
Reviewed June 25, 2018

You must check out where the old rose garden was located. The parking is improved and the gardens are second to none

Thank HollisF3
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

As a stop on the train in Hermann Park, the Centennial Garden was a fun stop to run off some extra energy. There is a great rolling area, a place to wiggle, dance and an ascending hillside trail to run up, carefully of course. There...More

Thank Nwiging
Reviewed June 19, 2018

The McGovern Gardens are an intricate and beautiful green space in Hermann Park. The space has a rose garden, herb and vegetable gardens, local and drought resistant gardens, a seating area, this beautiful spiral hill, and more. There are nice bathrooms in the gardens, so...More

Thank HankScorpi0
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great place to take a deep breath and relax with our without family... a picnic or just relax and enjoy the flowers, paths and the view at the top of the pyramid...Do not miss it... All season place... Summertime visits after 5:30 pm.. since it...More

Thank Hillarodri
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I had been wanting to go here for a while but just never made it. I finally did and it was worth the wait! These gardens are spectacular. The views from the top were great! There is even a covered shaded area with tables -...More

Thank NativeHoustonian99
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