Park, on the western edge of downtown between McKinney and Dallas/Allen Parkway, is home to the Houston Heritage Society and a collection of historic
buildings and homes from around Houston.
Park, bound by Rusk, Smith, Walker, and Bagby, uses open green spaces and a series
of interconnected fountains to commemorate NASA's landing on the moon's Sea
Square, between Travis, Milam, Preston, and Congress, preserves the block formerly
covered by Houston's open air market which fronted the old
Landing, on Buffalo Bayou at Smith and Preston, commemorates the landing site of
the Allen Brothers, founders of the City of Houston.
Sesquicentennial Park, across
Buffalo Bayou from Allen's Landing, contains a statue of George H.W. Bush, Houstonian and 41st
President of United States.
Main Street Square, a pedestrian mall with a reflection pool and fountains on the
MetroRail line between Lamar and Dallas.
Root Memorial Square, a one-block park across La Branch
St from the Toyota Center.
Sisters of Charity Park,
a quiet area in St. Joseph's Medical
Center in the southeast corner of downtown.
Green, west of the George
R. Brown Convention
Center, is slated to be completed in January 2008