The Water Works Visitor Center
will be open 9am to 3pm on Wednesday, November 21 and closed Thursday, November 22 through Friday, November 23.
The Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern
will be closed Wednesday, November 21 through Friday, November 23 due to the Thanksgiving holiday and will reopen with normal business hours on Saturday, November 24.
Please use caution around the sinkhole located near Shepherd Drive and Allen Parkway. The City of Houston is currently working to repair the damage.
Jackson Hill Bridge
will be blocked from foot traffic and closed for construction from 11/9/18 to 12/12/18. Access to the south side of Buffalo Bayou can be accessed by Rosemont Bridge (at Studemont) and Shepherd Drive. We apologize for this inconvenience.
South side, east of Shepherd due to erosion. The asphalt trail will remain in use as an alternate in the meantime.
Carlos Cruz-Diez at the Cistern: Spatial Chromointerference
View the tour schedule and purchase tickets here.
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 (south side) at Smith Street to Milam Street. Please avoid use of these trails for your safety.
Sunset Coffee Building
is now available for event rentals! Learn more here or email firstname.lastname@example.org for availability and details.
Members of The Currents (Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s YP Group) are invited to join an exciting public art bike tour along Buffalo Bayou Park! During this guided tour led by BBP guide Andrew Groocock, members will learn about the various works of art along Buffalo Bayou that make this green space so unique.
Walk and talk with artist John Runnels as he discusses his Dream boat sculptures that greet visitors at major entry points leading down to the bayou.
The public art along Buffalo Bayou makes for a unique experience and adventure around every corner. Learn more about these exceptional public works of art during Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s newest guided tour. Discover the meanings and muses behind specific pieces explained by the artists themselves during this four-tour series.
Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership on a Wellness Walk led by Laura Conely, founder of Urban Paths Wellness Coaching. Anyone and everyone is invited to walk through the paths of Buffalo Bayou Park while discussing topics including mental and physical health as well as the benefits of being exposed to nature.