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The Cistern

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105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007
713.752.0314 ext. 301 or ext. 401 http://buffalobayou.org/visit/destination/the-cistern/

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February 2018

The Cistern – Photography Tour

February 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007
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$15

The Cistern is the destination of our next field trip. We have 20 places (prepaid). This is a special event for photographers only (tripods are allowed). The Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park is a former drinking water reservoir built in 1926 for the City of Houston. As one of the city’s early underground reservoirs, it supported the municipal water system’s goals of fire suppression (water pressure) and drinking water storage. After operating for decades, an irreparable leak was discovered and after…

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