3134 Old Spanish Trail , Houston, TX, US, 77054
- Phone: (832) 201-3131
- Fax: (832) 200-2750
Orange Show (The)
Summer - We to Fr from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM,Sa to Su from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PMThe Orange Show is a cultural monument built by Jeff McKissack, a Houston postman. It is a tribute to the orange, which he thought was the most perfect fruit. Construction began in 1956 and took 25 years to build. Today, the structure stands as an architectural marvel that comprises arenas, balconies, walkways and colorful mosaics. The Orange Show is dedicated to folk art and is governed by The Orange Show Foundation, which organizes various cultural programs.