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Memorial Park

6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007-7021
+1 713-845-1000
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Wonderful park for walk, run

What a gem of a community park. The place has well laid out gravel trail around a pretty large... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Previa1994
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Kansas City, Missouri
A great Saturday afternoon walk.

This was my first visit to Memorial Park. My colleague and I drove after work and make a 3 mile... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sussex_County_Hiker
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Piney Point Village, Texas
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Popular among bikers, hikers, roller bladers, ball players and spoiled dogs (on leashes, please!).
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mile loop” (11 reviews)
“running trail” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007-7021
Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
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+1 713-845-1000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a gem of a community park. The place has well laid out gravel trail around a pretty large lake with an attractive memorial monument that juts out into the lake. The monument itself is worth a visit. Being a relatively new park, there is...More

Thank Previa1994
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Memorial Park. My colleague and I drove after work and make a 3 mile circuit on a dirt path through beautifully maintained grounds. There were lots of people around and we both felt perfectly safe mid-afternoon in the park....More

Thank Sussex_County_Hiker
Reviewed 29 September 2017

this park is the best place to run and walk. i am coming back soon to have better experience with friends

Thank almunasef
Reviewed 25 September 2017

When I first moved to Houston from Austin, I missed running Town Lake in Downtown Austin, but Memorial park is so much more fun! Its still very beautiful with all of the trees surrounding the golf course, but you have a smoothie shop, Becks Prime...More

Thank Oceanstheway
Reviewed 7 September 2017

You can't believe your in the middle of a city with 4,000,000 people as you walk the three mile path surrounding the newly renovated municipal golf coarse, multiple tennis courts and houston one and only manicured Croquet courts.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Large, sweeping park with many options for runs, walks, or outdoor activities. Many baseball/softball fields, as well as open spaces. Ample parking, but does fill up during peak times.

1  Thank tazman1099
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Well maintained running path with several waterpoints along the way. Starting point has a parking area and restrooms where for a small fee you can shower ($0.75) and rent a towel ($1.00) as well as fill up on some cold water. A great option if...More

Thank BerryJax
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Golf course is very good with some excellent holes and around the course is a running or walking track which is very nice and pleasant. A real plus for Houston and lovely green area.

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

we played several times on the courts in memorial park. the staff was friendly and the courts were in good shape.

Thank st3insc
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Has trails for running/walking, playground equipment, food prep area in covered picnic areas, nice area.

Thank Linda C
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