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Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens

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Address: 22306 Aldine Westfield Rd, Humble, TX 77338-1071
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+1 281-443-8731
08:00 - 17:00
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bought plants at annual sale

this has a pleasant atmosphere, i enjoyed the great prices, there were plenty of friendly people, this location has a unique setting, i will be sure to visit again.

Reviewed 28 November 2016
James M
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

this has a pleasant atmosphere, i enjoyed the great prices, there were plenty of friendly people, this location has a unique setting, i will be sure to visit again.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Such a shame to find out how the floods damaged the gardens, 7 ft water over 3 days. Glad we went to support the cause. Only small part is open as a result. Children not allowed on their bikes.

Thank jillyann_atherton
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Mercer Arboretum and Botanical Gardens 1- It was obvious that the management of the arboretum ignored the direction signs in the last part of the road trip from the highway to the arboretum. 2- So it was easy if you lose the entrance gate. The first thing which struck me at the entrance gate was the sign that said beware... More 

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Incredible for a County maintained facility. Extremely well kept and great imagination in design. Tragically, portions of the garden were destroyed from flooding by Cypress Creek. Open portions have been wonderfully restored. Absolutely must see!

Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Beautiful area to walk around and take pictures. Took them of my daughters one year and they came out amazing!

Thank jsleem
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit and you can't beat the price - Free. They have beautiful nature trails, all kinds of different plants, picnic areas and three different play grounds. For those that live close by it is a great place to walk, run or bike. I also see a lot of people walking their pets. Everything is... More 

Thank Mastracchioc
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing place you can enjoy every part of this place, around of great landscape you can find a lot of peaceful places and just relax enjoing the views, your kids will have their own area too.

Thank Osmar B
Katy, Texas
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is a nice park to visit. It's very well maintained. We enjoyed the trails. Our son loved the water fountains It open to the public and free

Thank Tom W
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been here several times. The gardens are lovely. There are many types of flowers and trees. Late spring, flowers in full bloom, beautiful!

Thank Dora L
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Tip - call before you go. We tried to go months ago - checked the web site, which said it was open, travelled for a hour to get there and it was closed due to the rain. When we did call to check yesterday, the person on the phone was unpleasant and unhelpful! However, it's worth checking anyway. I'd allow... More 

Thank J20ELA111

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