Memorial Hermann Hospital / Houston Zoo (METRORail station)

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Memorial Hermann Hospital/Houston Zoo
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Memorial Hermann Hospital/Houston Zoo Station
Station statistics
Address Fannin Street @ North MacGregor Drive, Houston
Coordinates 29°42′51.13″N 95°23′50.56″W / 29.7142028°N 95.3973778°W / 29.7142028; -95.3973778
Line(s)
Platforms Island
Tracks two
Other information
Opened January 1, 2004[1]
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by METRO
Services
Preceding station   METRORail   Following station
toward Fannin South
Red Line

Memorial Hermann Hospital/Houston Zoo Station is an island platformed METRORail light rail station in Houston, Texas, United States. The station was opened on January 1, 2004, and is operated by the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas (METRO). The station is located at the intersection of Fannin Street and North MacGregor Drive and serves Memorial Hermann Hospital, the Medical School portion of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and the Houston Zoo. Baylor College of Medicine is also within walking distance of the station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wall, Lucas (January 1, 2004). "Main Street light rail; New ride for the new year; Festivals mark inaugural day for Metro train". Houston Chronicle. p. A1.