Photo courtesy of AIA Houston

Towers and Trees will explore the magnificent architecture between Hermann Square and Discovery Green as well as the changing dynamics of downtown. Attendees will get to look at the partially realized civic center plan surrounding Hermann Square, the historic backbone of Main Street, the ambitious 1970 proposal that would become Houston Center, the internationally recognized icons from the skyscraper boom of the '70s and '80s, and Discovery Green, the newest catalyst for downtown development in Houston.

Towers and Trees will explore the magnificent architecture between Hermann Square and Discovery Green as well as the changing dynamics of downtown. Attendees will get to look at the partially realized civic center plan surrounding Hermann Square, the historic backbone of Main Street, the ambitious 1970 proposal that would become Houston Center, the internationally recognized icons from the skyscraper boom of the '70s and '80s, and Discovery Green, the newest catalyst for downtown development in Houston.

Towers and Trees will explore the magnificent architecture between Hermann Square and Discovery Green as well as the changing dynamics of downtown. Attendees will get to look at the partially realized civic center plan surrounding Hermann Square, the historic backbone of Main Street, the ambitious 1970 proposal that would become Houston Center, the internationally recognized icons from the skyscraper boom of the '70s and '80s, and Discovery Green, the newest catalyst for downtown development in Houston.

WHEN

WHERE

Downtown Walking Tour Meeting Location
901 Smith St.
Houston, TX 77002
https://aiahouston.org/v/site-page/ArCH-WalkingTours/Towers-And-Trees/40/

TICKET INFO

$5-$10
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