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Downtown Historic District Market Square: Tours & Tickets

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Open today: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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“la carafe”(2 reviews)
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Historic and hip bar/restaurant and entertainment neighborhood in Houston.
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301 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-1618
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Reviewed 31 May 2019 via mobile

We found this eventually as the signage wasn’t great but were slightly disappointed as it wasn’t too large compared to other cities but then there is less history here but more if a reason to try and preserve it!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 20 May 2019

I came to this square to see the original houses of Houston but it was not worth it. Sam Houston park does a much better job of presenting them.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank AdriZaAst
Reviewed 23 March 2019

It is a must go in Houston. An old market square in well-designed downtown Houston. Tall buildings have good architectural designs.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 20 March 2019 via mobile

Jim Parsons was totally entertaining in presenting wonderful fascinating information about the history of Market Square in downtown Houston. We walked around Market Square and then around the area. It was fun and interesting. I hope to go on other tours.

Date of experience: March 2019
23  Thank 501glorial
Reviewed 28 January 2019

When in the downtown area the Market Square is worth walking around and taking in. We really enjoyed this area - very clan and interesting things to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Garry M
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

This is a small neighborhood square that doesn’t really have much to offer. It’s called historic because some of the stores and bars around the square are some of the oldest in Houston. That’s not saying much. This isn’t New Orleans nor does it have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ciahasher
Reviewed 23 January 2019

It was a quiet Saturday morning when we wandered through downtown Houston. Restaurants and bars, many of them, just started opening and it was very nice to see old brick buildings secluded beneath modern glass and steel high rises. The area felt very safe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B1714D
Reviewed 24 December 2018

HOUSTON is a Beautiful Town ,People are Nice ,welcoming and very Helpful ..Downtown is very Ice I liked almost everything.. To Not Miss..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 262basilm
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It’s really good place to visit in Houston. Down town district market square is really awesome. Must go there.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 121anandj
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This is a cool spot. Lots of places to eat and bars. Beautiful old buildings nestled in the middle of downtown. Great dog park. Cool place to people watch and hang out with friends.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hsthiessen
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Response from Vicki L | Reviewed this property |
UBER is the cheapest besides the bus. There is no good transportation downtown. You can take the bus but it will take you over an hour. The bus will land you in downtown and you will need to walk a little ways to get... More
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