Give the gift of Hermann Park this holiday season! We’ve got something for everyone on your list, from train-lovers to dog-owners, from Houston historians to Park enthusiasts.


The best part? Every single one of these gifts helps Hermann Park Conservancy in its mission to maintain and improve the Park, now and for generations to come! For more information on any of these gift ideas and others, please call 713-524-5876.

Looking for a unique backdrop for your holiday cards? Give the iconic Hermann Park Railroad a try. More information can be found at

From all of us at Hermann Park Conservancy to you and yours, have a wonderful holiday season!

Conservancy Gift Shop Merchandise

Stop by the Conservancy Gift Shop for a variety of items that will make the Hermann Park lover in your life smile. From stocking stuffers to party favors, there’s plenty to choose from. Whether it’s a dog-lover, train-lover, history-lover, or nature-lover you are looking for, the Conservancy Gift Shop has the perfect gift. 

Train Lover Gift Tickets

Pick up a 10-pack of train tickets for the child or train-lover in your life. They are available in a 10-pack for $37.50 at the Conservancy Gift Shop or click here to order online.

Boat Lover Gift Tickets

Have a pedal boat enthusiast on your list? Get them a 5-pack of pedal boat tickets for $60! They are available at the Conservancy Gift Shop or click here to order online.

Gift Memberships

Give someone the gift of becoming a Conservancy family member with a gift membership! Members receive exclusive benefits including Hermann Park Railroad and pedal boat tickets, a Member Express boarding line for the train and pedal boats, a 10% discount in the Conservancy Gift Shop and Pinewood Cafe, and more. Click here for membership information, or call 713-524-5876 for more information.

Engineer for a Day

Want to give someone special a behind-the-scenes experience they won't forget? Give them the gift of Engineer-for-a-Day, for $150. They can blow the whistle, sit up front with the engineer, ring the bell, greet guests, see where the train sleeps, and more. All participants will receive an engineer's cap, bandana, train whistle, name badge, and certificate. Call 713-528-0827 or email

Donate a Tree

Honor a friend or loved one by making a donation in their name to the Plant a Tree program. With your $250 donation, you will help the Conservancy preserve the spectacular native tree canopy. Your gift recipient will be sent an attractive Hermann Park note card with notification of your gift. Click here for more information.


Honor a loved one by dedicating a bench or other amenity in their honor. By dedicating a bench, picnic table, or other amenity, you are helping the Conservancy maintain or replace these important elements in Hermann Park for all to enjoy. For more information, click here.