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.
Due to construction at Bayou Place, the southside trail east of the Hobby Center to Texas Avenue will be closed from February 21-April 15. 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 beginning early January through March 2019 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.
Join bayou guide Andrew Groocock on a historical tour of the upper channel of Buffalo Bayou focusing on the historic significance of this industrial stretch and Houston, as you cruise the approximately seven miles from the old port of Houston to the new port of Houston.
These 30-minute boat rides are a great way to spend the afternoon or evening with your family. Escape from the city and enjoy the cool breeze as you glide along Buffalo Bayou’s waters. Look for graceful herons, jumping fish, and even an occasional alligator sunning on the banks.
Let’s kick-off Buffalo Bayou in Bloom, the spring fundraising event hosted by The Currents, with a happy hour at the Four Season’s Bayou & Bottle! Meet the event co-chairs and host committee find out about this exciting new event and learn a little about Buffalo Bayou Partnership‘s Master Plan. Appetizers will be provided and they are giving… Read more »