STEM Saturdays presented by Occidental Petroleum

Girlstart leads a fun, hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education program for kids.

Sundown at The Grove presented by Southwest Airlines®

Sundown at The Grove presented by Southwest Airlines®

This special series featured craft beers flights and one-of-a-kind food pairings created by chefs at The Grove.

Restaurants at Discovery Green

Restaurants at Discovery Green

Discovery Green is home to two permanent dining options, The Lake House and The Grove.

BLOG: Discovery Green ® welcomes summer interns: part 2

BLOG: Discovery Green ® welcomes summer interns: part 2

We continue our two-part intern series with our wonderful interns Adrianna Sanchez and Jenny Lim from Bank of America’s Summer Youth Internship Program. They recently spoke to us about their internship and what they are excited to learn whilst working at Discovery Green!

Water Play at Kinder Lake

Water Play at Kinder Lake

Kayaking, Stand Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP), and R/C sail boat rentals on Kinder Lake is available NOW!

Park Rules

Park Rules

Discovery Green® was created for the enjoyment of the people of Houston and its visitors and guests.

Make a Gift to Discovery Green Conservancy

Make a Gift to Discovery Green Conservancy

Discovery Green Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that depends on the generosity of our visitors and other friends to maintain the park and fund the more than 600+ free events held here every year.

Discovery Discussions: Dynamic Conversations with Changemakers

Discovery Discussions: Dynamic Conversations with Changemakers

Discovery Discussions presented by Southwest Airlines® brings together experts, leaders and prolific figures to foster dynamic community discussions at Discovery Green®. Each discussion focuses on a different topic with different change makers.

Sundays in the Park

Sundays in the Park

Discovery Green is your destination for Sunday Fun! Relax in the park with family yoga; enjoy a walk in nature; or get competitive with jenga, cornhole or horseshoes

Family Yoga

Emphasize awareness and relaxation through yoga classes led by instructors from Nia Moves.

Lowe's Shade Shacks

Lowe's Shade Shacks

This summer at Discovery Green®, we’ve got a “cool spot” just for you and your family to enjoy! Take a break from the sun in the Lowe’s Shade Shacks conveniently located at the Sarofim Picnic Lawn and along the White Promenade.

Gateway Fountain

Gateway Fountain

This fanciful fountain is one of the most popular features in Discovery Green®, and indeed, the entire city.

Mist Tree

Mist Tree

This stainless steel water feature by San Francisco artist Doug Hollis is a focal point of the Sarofim Picnic Lawn.

Hours, Parking and Getting Here

Hours, Parking and Getting Here

Discovery Green® is a 12-acre public park located in downtown Houston across Avenida de las Americas from the George R. Brown Convention Center and the Hilton Americas Hotel.

Toddler Tuesdays

The Giving Tree

Become a Park Volunteer

Become a Park Volunteer

Looking for fun, fresh air, and a chance to make a difference? Then consider volunteering at Discovery Green®!

Why Discovery Green is "Green"

Why Discovery Green is "Green"

Discovery Green® has earned a Gold rating from the LEED Green Building Rating System, which is the national benchmark for the design, construction, and operations of high-performance green buildings. Green Mountain Energy® is Discovery Green's Official Green Energy Provider.

History of Discovery Green

History of Discovery Green

Discovery Green® is a beautiful, vibrant 12-acre park in the heart of downtown Houston that opened to the public in April 2008.