AIA’s Buffalo Bayou Walking Tour

When:
February 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am America/Chicago Timezone
2018-02-24T10:00:00-06:00
2018-02-24T10:15:00-06:00
Where:
Architecture Center Houston
902 Commerce St
Houston, TX 77002
USA
Cost:
$5 - 10
Contact:
David of AIA H
7135200155

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Explore the city from a vantage point most people don’t see: the waterway that gave Houston life and has been its backbone for 175 years. Architecture Center Houston (ArCH), with the cooperation of Buffalo Bayou Partnership, invite you to a stroll along Buffalo Bayou Parkway for an overview of downtown Houston’s history and architecture from its beginnings in 1836 to the efforts to revitalize the central city today. The tour showcases the innovative bayou reclamation efforts of the City of Houston, Harris County, and Buffalo Bayou Partnership, while topically discussing history and preservation, contemporary architecture, the bayou, and adjacent parkland.


Reservations recommended.

February 2018 Reservations
April 2018 Reservations

$10
General Admission

$5
AIA Houston Members
Bayou Buddies members
Architecture students with current ID


Meets at Architecture Center Houston, 902 Commerce St at the corner of Travis and Commerce Streets. Street and lot parking in the area.

 

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