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NN/LM SCR Office Location

Historical Research Center

The NN/LM South Central Region (NN/LM SCR) Adminstrative Office is located at the McGovern Historical Center also known as the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center (HAM-TMC) Library Annex:

8272 El Rio Street
Houston TX 77054

Mailing Address:

1133 John Freeman Blvd
Houston TX 77030-2809

Please call in advance for detailed directions to our office: 713-799-7880 or 800-338-7657.

NN/LM SCR Classroom Location

HAM-TMC library

The NN/LM SCR provides free classes in the street level (lower level) classroom at the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center (HAM-TMC) Library located in the Jesse H. Jones Library Building on the Texas Medical Center (TMC) campus.

1133 John Freeman Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030-2809

Please call in advance for detailed directions to the library and classroom location: 713-799-7880 or 800-338-7657.



Transportation

Airports

The NN/LM SCR offices are located 10 miles from Hobby Airport and 35 miles from Bush Intercontinental Airport.

  • RCH Transportation (Ruben)
    713-854-1380
    Town cars (1-3 people): IAH - $75, Hobby - $65

  • Super Shuttle
    Reservations or 800-258-3826

  • Yellow Cab
    713-236-1111

Light Rail

METRO rail, Houston's light rail line, extends from downtown through the Texas Medical Center. One-way full fare is $1.25. Parking is available at the Fannin South Park & Ride. The daily parking rate is normally $3.00 but may increase to $4.00 during special events at nearby Reliant Park.

The closest light rail station to the HAM-TMC Library (classroom location) is theMemorial Hermann/Houston Zoo Station. Additional details are provided at the links below.

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Directions and Parking

Class attendees visiting the HAM-TMC Library:

The library is situated on the southwest edge of downtown Houston, on the Texas Medical Center (TMC) campus (map).

Find driving directions: TMC interactive map or MapQuest.

Parking is available in Garage #3 beneath the library. If Garage #3 is full, use Garage #4. For parking rates see TMC's Self-pay parking system.

Visitors to the NN/LM SCR Adminstrative Office:

Free parking is available.

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Miscellaneous

Houston skyline

Texas Medical Center Campus.
http://www.tmc.edu/maps/map-tmc-00.html
Select Section 2 for a detailed map of the library's location.

South Main Alliance
http://www.southmainalliance.org/
Focuses on the South Main neighborhood which includes the Texas Medical Center, Rice University, Museum District, Reliant Park, and more. The Calendar section contains links to museums, theaters, parks, events, and the Houston Zoo.

Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau.
http://www.visithoustontexas.com/
Information on hotels, events, dining, etc.

City Search.
http://houston.citysearch.com/
Information on Houston arts, attractions, hotels, music, dining, etc. Search by neighborhood - Med Center/Dome and Museum/West U.

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