McGovern Centennial Gardens
Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
Wind Waves, one of our popular Art in the Park installations, is leaving the Park Wednesday. Come to say good-bye to Yvonne Domenge's bright red orb located on the triangular grassy median east of the Sam Houston Monument. We have enjoyed Wind Waves stay in the Park.
Hermann Park: 6 am - 11 pm
Japanese Garden: 9 am - 5 pm
Railroad: 10 am - 5 pm
Pedal Boats: 11 am - 4 pm
Pinewood Cafe: 11 am - 5 pm
McGovern Centennial Gardens: 9 am - 5 pm
Frank Teich (1856-1939), a German immigrant, sculpted the Dick Dowling sculpture and the base for the Sam Houston Monument.
The McGovern Centennial Gardens are open! Explore this new garden treasure in Hermann Park. The Gardens delight visitors with traditional features like the Rose Garden, and new areas to explore such as the interactive Family Garden, the Arid Garden, and a 30-foot garden mount. Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Looking for something unique this Valentine’s Day? Bring your sweetheart to Hermann Park for a romantic dinner on Pinewood Cafe’s patio overlooking serene McGovern Lake. Continue the fun on a half-hour cruise for two in a pedal boat on the lake. The price is $50 per couple.
Join us to help keep Hermann Park beautiful and enjoy great benefits. Sign up at the Centennial level or above to receive commemorative centennial merchandise. Be a part of history as we celebrate the Park's 100th birthday!
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Located in the heart of Houston, Hermann Park welcomes an estimated six million visitors a year. Thanks to its proximity to downtown, the Texas Medical Center, Rice University, and the Museum District, this 445-acre urban park is an important resource for Houstonians.
Conservancy members receive exciting benefits, including free tickets to ride the Hermann Park Railroad and unlimited free rides on the second Satuday of every month, free pedal boat tickets, and a 10% discount in the Conservancy Gift Shop in Lake Plaza.
Photo by Jean Miracle-Whitaker
Hermann Park Conservancy relies on the support of generous individuals and organizations to continue its efforts to maintain and care for Hermann Park. However you wish to contribute, your financial support helps provide priceless experiences and create cherished memories for visitors today and for the years to come.