Hermann Park Conservancy Rides have always been popular among parents and kids who love to explore the various attractions across the park. But August 6 is extra special. On this day, the park gears up to celebrate the 178th birthday of George Hermann and offers exclusive $1.78 train rides for kids aged 12 and under. However, that’s not it. There’s a lot more with Ginger Italian and Gelu Italian Ice specials!
Hermann Park Conservancy Train Rides at $1.78 for Children 12 and Under
The Hermann Park Railroad is a two-mile and 16-minute journey around Hermann Park. The train departs from Kinder Station every 25 – 30 minutes. It stops at three stations to allow riders to get on or off at various points of interest across the park. The stops include the M. D. Anderson Train Station across from the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Sunset stop with access to METRORail and Rice University, and the corner of Cambridge and Fannin with access to the Texas Medical Center and Buddy Carruth Playground for All Children.
The train hours are Monday through Sunday from 10 AM to 6 PM. However, the operating hours may change, depending on weather conditions. Tickets will be on sale at the Hermann Park Conservancy Gift Shop at Kinder Station in Lake Plaza. The location is 6102 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030. To know more about rules, click here, and for up-to-date hours, directions and parking arrangements at the park, visit this page.
What do Ginger Kale and Gelu Italian have in Store for You?
The celebration has a lot on offer in terms of food and cakes. Enjoy $1.78 food specials. There’s even more! Get a complimentary birthday cake, face painting, and arts and crafts while the stocks last. The fun is happening at Kinder Station from 10 AM to 2 PM.
About Hermann Park
Houston’s Hermann Park is a massive urban park spread across an area of 445 acres. The park is home to various cultural institutions, including Miller Outdoor Theatre, Houston Zoo, the Hermann Golf Park Course, and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Additionally, it offers several other attractions and abundant open space for families and kids to enjoy time outdoors. To know more about the park, click here.
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