Architecture Center Houston Walking Tour: Texas Medical Center
The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical center in the world. Equivalent to the 12th largest business district in the United States, the TMC has 45.5 million square feet of patient care, education and research space.
Join ArCH docents on this introductory architectural tour of Houston's own modern marvel of medicine. Sites on the tour include Baylor College of Medicine, the new Texas Children's Hospital Maternity Center with an interior tour of the elliptical bridge across Fannin, M.D. 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, Texas Medical Center Entrance 4. Parking is available ($10) in the TMC Commons garage.