Vinson & Elkins Garden at Discovery Green
Nature & Outdoors

Vinson & Elkins Garden

Open Daily

6:00 am

11:00 pm

An upland slope shaded by large Red Oaks and Silver Maples, this gateway garden from downtown offers large expanses of Giant Liriope and Gulf Coast Muhly that envelope and protect the John P. McGovern Children’s Playground.

Discovery GreenDiscovery Green

Vinson & Elkins Garden

Directions & Parking

The Vinson & Elkins Garden is located near the John P. McGovern playground in the north east conner of Discover Green.

Restaurants at Discovery Green®

Hotel Partners


Do You Discovery Green?

Be a hero to this natural landscape that has stood to support your moments of play, exploration, and even civic engagement. You rely on these beautiful 12 acres for your wellbeing. And with your help it can support the community’s needs and environmental health.

Signature Experiences

More to Discover

Discovery Green’s location in the heart of downtown, as well as its beautifully maintained landscape, makes it a much sought-after outdoor venue for events. From company picnics, fundraisers and product launches to concerts, festivals, birthday parties and weddings, the Discovery Green campus has the perfect spot for any event from 20 people to 20,000.