Spend a day and explore Houston’s McGovern Centennial Gardens and get a better look at the Museum District and Med Center.
The McGovern Centennial Gardens, Houston’s latest outdoors attraction, touts a unique collection of gardens, photo opps, and water displays perfect for a day at the park. Located in between the Med Center and Museum District, this charming patch of greenery also showcases a 30-foot mount that gives park guests a bird’s-eye view of the surrounding area. The grounds also include a rose garden, a woodland garden, a family garden, and busts of notable historical figures including Simon Bolivar, Benito Juarez, and Jose Marti, as well as full statues of Martin Luther King, Jr, and Mahatma Ghandi.
McGovern Centennial Gardens
- Hours: Open daily, 9am to 5pm
- Location: 6001 Fannin St., Houston, TX 77030
- Admission: Free