December 12, 2017

The Best Tourist Attractions in Houston (The 2016 Edition)

A former Houston underground drinking water reservoir has become the Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern and is available for docent-led tours.

We’ll start our list of best tourist attractions in Houston with the newest sight we think worth seeing, the Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern. (By the way, we kept this list restricted to attractions within the city limits, so sorry Galveston, sorry Hindu temple in Stafford.) Part of the expansive and ever-improving Buffalo Bayou Park that winds through the area just west of downtown, the Cistern is a reclaimed architectural relic.

Built in 1926, the facility

Source: http://www.houstonpress.com/arts/the-best-tourist-attractions-in-houston-the-2016-edition-8696585