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  • Address: Houston, Texas, USA

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Downtown Tunnels Tours

The signature weather of Houston is something to write home about – it’s hot. Really hot in the summer, and as Houston is a do-something city, the powers that be decided to do something about it – they built the Houston Downtown Tunnels. A series of interconnected and, bless them, air-conditioned tunnels running 20 feet below the surface of the street, the Downtown Tunnels connect restaurants, shops and office buildings and provide some much-needed respite from the Houston heat. A feat of engineering that connects 95 city blocks, the tunnels themselves are an attraction for the Houston visitor. 

While you might expect a city of two million people to offer a downtown scene full of bustling people, you may find Houston’s streets oddly deserted – but that’s just because the real life of the downtown scene is happening underground. See it for yourself, and enjoy one of the most unique attractions in the entire southwest.

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The Houston Downtown Tunnels are open weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. There are only two points of access to the Downtown Tunnels from the streets: Wells Fargo Plaza and McKinney Garage on Main Street.

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Houston from Below: Underground Tunnel Tour

4.5 star rating: Recommended 28 Reviews

Walking through the streets of Houston is pretty special but did you know that there is a whole underground system of tunnels below the city? This ...  Read more

Location: Houston, Texas
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $35.00

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