Houston Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern
Donald Lipski •
About the Cistern
Visit the Buffalo Bayou Park
Hidden beneath the sky lawn at Houston's Buffalo Bayou Park is an abandoned cistern, rediscovered in 2010.
Built in 1927, it was Houston's first underground drinking-water reservoir. Larger than a football field and 25 feet tall, this majestic space can be seen from artist Donald Lipski's device,
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