Houston Arboretum & Nature Center

Type: Free Attractions, Outdoor Activities, Parks

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Retreat to a veritable sanctuary for nature lovers at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Visitors enjoy free access to more than 5 miles of trails across 155 acres of greenery. Start the day...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Grounds and Trails: Daily 7am-7pm
  • Building: Daily 9am-5pm
  • Discovery Room: Tue-Sun 10am-4pm
  • Nature Shop: Daily 10am-4pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Free; Donations Appreciated

  • Free Things to Do: "Check out the arboretum's calendar of events for photography classes, edible plant workshops, cooking demos and gardening classes."
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Not only is admission free, but the park offers free guided nature hikes every Saturday.

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