500 Jefferson Building

Address: 500 Jefferson St., Houston, Texas. County/parish: Harris.

NRIS 100003492

Added to the National Register of Historic Places March 06, 2019.

Also known as:

  • First Building Cullen Center
  • Five Hundred Jefferson Building

From Wikipedia:

Cullen Center

Cullen Center is a skyscraper complex in Downtown Houston, Texas, United States. The complex is now managed by Brookfield Properties. Previously Trizec Properties owned all four office buildings. The complex includes the headquarters of the Houston Fire Department and KBR, and it formerly included the headquarters of Continental Airlines.

The buildings include 1600 Smith (formerly Continental Center I), 600 Jefferson (formerly Continental Center II), KBR Tower, and 500 Jefferson Street.

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Architects:

  • Bellows, W. S., Construction Corporation
  • Welton Becket and Associates

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100003492

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