George R. Brown Convention Center - Houston, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ggmorton
N 29° 45.160 W 095° 21.506
15R E 271940 N 3293709
Quick Description: The main convention center in Houston, TX.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2008 3:46:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM4137
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 59

Long Description:
  • 1.2 million square feet of flexible exhibit, meeting and registration space
  • 7 exhibit halls; 862,000 square feet of exhibit hall space
  • Contiguous space on Level 1 is 639,000 square feet
  • Contiguous space on Level 3 is 223,000 square feet
  • 99,000 square feet of registration area on Level 2
  • An arena with telescopic seating for 6,000, suitable for large scale presentations, concerts, corporate meetings, and sporting events
  • George Bush Grand Ballroom offering 31,500 square feet of tasteful, functional event space; sub-divides into three sections
  • A 3600-seat tiered theater hall; the General Assembly Theater
  • Nearly 185,000 square feet of a variety of meeting room space
  • 117 meeting rooms
  • 4 exterior balconies suitable for festive outdoor receptions, each nearly 3,000 square feet
  • 17 Show Offices
  • 8 Boardrooms
  • 4 Conference Rooms
  • 39 Freight Doors
  • 9 Drive-in Doors
  • 66 Loading Docks
Size (optional): very big

Ownership: Unknown

Annual Events (optional):
Houston International Quilt Festival


Address (optional):
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX USA
77010


Convention Center website: [Web Link]

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