Hours and Contact Information

Hours

The Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) is open as follows:

  • Mondays | Closed
  • Tuesdays | 10 AM - 6 PM
  • Wednesdays | 10 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursdays | 12 PM - 8 PM
  • Fridays | 10 AM - 5 PM
  • Saturday | 10 AM - 5 PM
  • Sunday | Closed

HMRC is closed on Sunday and Monday. We recommend that you call 832-393-1662 in advance to confirm the availability of the 2nd floor Reading Room and other public areas in the building.

Entry to the facility is through the main entrance on McKinney or though the garden on the Lamar and Smith sides of the building.

Parking is available in the garage beneath the Central Library on the same block for $2 per hour. Entry to the garage is on Lamar Street.

Contact Information

Call (832) 393-1662 or email

Physical Address: 
Houston Metropolitan Research Center
500 McKinney
Houston, Texas 77002

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