New Monuments for New Cities:
A public art project on view through April 30 in Buffalo Bayou Park featuring works from 25 North American artists responding to the evolving nature of monuments. Learn more.
The Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern
will be closed for de-installation and maintenance through April 30.
Due to construction at Bayou Place, the southside trail east of the Hobby Center to Texas Avenue is closed. We recommend crossing at the Hobby Center pedestrian bridge to continue on the northside trail going east.
The southside trail along Allen Parkway near Shepherd Drive will be closed for trail reconstruction by the City of Houston. To use the northside trails near Shepherd Drive, please cross at Jackson Hill Bridge. The Shepherd Drive Bridge remains accessible.
The following trails are closed to the public:
Lower asphalt trail near Green Tree Nature Area, lower asphalt trail west of Jackson Hill Bridge, lower asphalt trail behind Beth Yeshurun Cemetery, lower asphalt trail behind Lost Lake, Sesquicentennial Park (southside) at Smith Street to Milam Street. Please avoid use of these trails for your safety.
Guests will enjoy an amazing view of the bats’ dusk emergence from Waugh Bridge. Learn more about the thousands of magnificent Mexican free-tailed bats that share the city with us.
New Monuments for New Cities, Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s thought-provoking exhibition in Buffalo Bayou Park, is moving down the waterway for an exciting one-night event!
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Buffalo Bayou with tasty tacos from downtown’s La Calle restaurant and cerveza provided by our friends at St. Arnold Brewing Company. As you take in the flavors of Mexico you will also enjoy a cruise along Houston’s historic waterway on BBP’s pontoon boat.