Health SES - Texas Medical Center Walking Tour

General Admission

AIA Houston Members
Architecture students with current ID

Reservations recommended
Cash and check only at tour check-in.
Pay with credit card in advance by following the link below.
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February 19, 2015
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
John P McGovern Commons Building
6550 Bertner Avenue
Houston, TX 77030

Brought to you by the Committee On Architecture for Health

Health SES - Texas Medical Center Walking Tour

The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical center in the world. Equivalent to the 12th largest business district in the United States, TMC has 45.5 million square feet of patient care, education, and research space. 160,000 individuals visit the Texas Medical Center each day with 7.1 million patients treated annually. The 1000+ acres is approximately the size of Chicago inside the "Loop" with 162 buildings on the main campus alone. Join our ArCH docents on this introductory architectural tour of Houston's own modern marvel of medicine. Sites on our tour include Baylor College of Medicine, the new Texas Children's Hospital Maternity Center with an interior tour of the elliptical bridge across Fannin, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Methodist Research Center, and a short ride on Houston's Metro Rail.

Meet in the ground floor lobby of the John P McGovern Commons Building – building with water wall -6550 Bertner Ave, 77030. Texas Medical Center Entrance 4.
$10 parking available in the TMC Commons parking garage.

2.0 Learning Units (Walking Tour)
All AIA Members will be reported
All Non Members will receive certificates