Address : 6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007
Hours : 6 AM - 11 PM (daily)
Activities : Cycling, mountain biking, walking, swimming, golfing, croquet, sand volleyball, softball, picnics, costumed medieval fights, and skating
Suggested Duration : 3-4 hours
Parking : Private parking lot, street parking, and bike parking
Pet-friendly : Yes
One of the best urban parks in Houston, Texas Memorial Park is a 1,466-acre park, where 75 percent of the space is not manicured.
Boasting around 40 park amenities and activities, this park perfectly fits in the list of ‘things to do in Houston. Golf, flag football, swimming, costumed medieval fights, softball, and croquet are just some of the many activities available to do here.
The park also features picnic tables available for rent year-round. Along with this, there are over 30 miles of forest trails ideal for hiking, cycling, and even mountain biking. The best highlight of the park is its efforts to conserve and preserve the ecological diversity in the area.