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Buffalo Bayou Park Explore sculpture
Even the artwork at Buffalo Bayou Park encourages visitors to Explore. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Buffalo Bayou Park kid feeding ducks
Feeding the ducks is a favorite pastime at Buffalo Bayou Park. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Buffalo Bayou Park pristine scene
A walk along the Kinder Footpath at Buffalo Bayou Park is an antidote to urban stress. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Allen Parkway improvements
New improvements make it easier to cross Allen Parkway to get to Buffalo Bayou Park. Photo by ©Morris Malakoff
Buffalo Bayou Park Houston Police Officer's Memorial
Parkgoers can now get a close-up view of the Police Officer Memorial. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Pedestrian bridge at Buffalo Bayou Park
A steel-ribboned pedestrian bridge offers great views of the downtown skyline. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Allen Parkway improvements parking spaces
New parking spaces along Allen Parkway. Photo by ©Morris Malakoff
Rain: Magdalena Fernández at the Houston Cistern
A video art installation from Magdalena Fernández is on display in the CIstern. Photo by Peter Molick; Courtesy of the artist and Sicardi Gallery.
Allen Parkway improvements with trees
The medians on Allen Parkway have been landscaped as part of the $14 million project. Photo by ©Morris Malakoff
Buffalo Bayou Park
It's hard to believe you're in the middle of Houston. Photo by Clifford Pugh