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Downtown Fort Worth

The heart of the city

The area included in Downtown is bounded by the Trinity River on the north and west, I-35 W on the east, and I-30 on the south.

 

Architecturally Significant Buildings:


Numerics

100 Main Place - 100 Main - 1956; 1982
500 Commerce
- 1924; 1935; 1990
777 Main - 1982
7-Eleven Store
- 1401 W. 7th St. - 2002
800 Houston
- 1935 (DEMOLISHED SEPT. 2007)
1212 W. Lancaster - 1929; 1958; 1990
1400 W. 7th
- 7th & Summit - 2006
1612 Summit Ave.
- 1987
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AC Hotel Fort Worth Downtown - 101 W. 5th St. - 2020
Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church
- 116 Elm St. - 1912 (NR, RTHL)
Ripley Arnold Housing Project
- 400-800 W. Belknap - 1948 (DEMOLISHED 2003)
Ashton Depot
(formerly Union Depot) - 1501 Jones - 1900 (NR, RTHL, FWHSE)
Ashton Hotel
- 610 Main - 1915; restored 2001 (NR, FWHSE)
AT&T Building
- 1116 Houston - 1926; 1929; 1949; 1958; 1965; 1974
The Atelier Building
- 209 W. 8th - c.1905 (RTHL, DD)
B
Ball-Eddleman-McFarland House (I)
- 1110 Penn - 1899 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
Bank of America Tower
- 301 Commerce - 1984; 2018
Barber's Bookstore
- 215 W. 8th - c.1910; c.1935 (DD)
Annie Richardson Bass Library - 1550 Rio Grande Ave. - 1977
Bass Performance Hall
- 555 Commerce St. - 1998
Bewley Mills - 1000 Harding - c.1908; 1945; c.1980
Binyon-O'Keefe Storage Co.
- 800 Calhoun - 1916-17 (CFW)
Blackstone Courtyard by Marriott Hotel (I)
- 601 Main - 1929; 1999 (NR, RTHL, FWHSE)
The Bridal Building
- 300 Main Street - 1981
Bryce Building
- 909 Throckmorton - 1910 (NR, RTHL)
Burk Burnett Building
- 500 Main - 1914; restored 1980; (NR, DD)
Burnett Plaza
- 801 Cherry St. - 1983
C
Caceria Building
- 5th & Commerce - 2008
Cantey Hanger Plaza
- 600 W. 6th St. - 2008
The Carnegie
- 421 W. 3rd St. - 2008
The Cassidy
- 407 Throckmorton St. - 2014
Cassidy Corner
- E. 1st & Pecan - 2001; 2003
Center for Transforming Lives (I) - 512 W. 4th - 1928; 1999 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
Central Fire Station No. 2
- 1000 Cherry Street - 1930 (CFW)
Century Plaza
- 108 W. 8th St. - 1905; 1950 - ENDANGERED!
Chase Bank Building
- 420 Throckmorton St. - 2002
Chisholm Trail Mural Building
- 400 Main St. - c.1902 (CFW)
City National Bank Building
- 315 Houston St. - c.1884-85
City Place (formerly Tandy Center)
- 100 Throckmorton - 1976-78; 1996; 2007-14
City Tower
- 1600 Texas St. - 2008
Civil Courts Building
- 100 N. Houston St. - 1957-58; 1988 (DEMOLISHED 2013)
Cobb-Burney House
- 1555 Rio Grande Ave. - 1904; restored 2017 (RTHL, CFW)
The Commerce Building
- 420 Commerce St. - 2013
Conn Building
- 310 Main - c.1906; restored 1981 (DD)
Criminal Courts & Jail
- 300 W. Belknap - 1962
Criminal Justice Building
- 200 W. Belknap - 1918 (RTHL)
Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center
- 401 W. Belknap - 1990
D
Joe Daiches Jewelers
- 101-07 Houston - 1910; 1955
The Depot Apartments
- 555 Elm St. - 1911; 2005
Domino Building
- 311 Main - 1885; reconstructed 1981 (DD)
Dr Pepper Bottling Co.
- 1401 Henderson - 1938
E
Ellison Furniture & Carpet Mattress Factory
- 511 E. 5th St. - 1913
Ellison Furniture & Carpet Warehouse/Tindall Square
- 505 Pecan - c.1911 (CFW)
Equitable Savings Association
- 811 Lamar St. - 1961 (DEMOLISHED 2002)
Lon Evans Corrections Center - 600 W. Weatherford - 2012
F
Fakes Building
- 406-408 Houston - 1929 (DD)
Fire Station No. 1
- 215 Commerce - 1907; restored 1982 (DD)
Firestone Apartments
- 7th & Henderson - 1999
Firestone Service Store
- 1001 W. 7th - 1930; restored 1999
First Cash Plaza
- 1600 W. 7th - 1980; 2001
First Christian Church
- 612 Throckmorton - 1914 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
First on 7th
(formerly Bank of America Center) - 500 W. 7th - 1961
First Presbyterian Church
- 1000 Penn - 1958
First United Methodist Church
- 800 W. 5th - 1930 (RTHL, DD)
Flatiron Building (I)
- 1000 Houston - 1907 (NR, RTHL, FWHSE)
Flying Saucer Canopy
- 3rd & Commerce - 2010
Fort Worth Central Station - 1001 Jones St. - 2002
Fort Worth City Hall
- 200 Texas St. - 1971
Fort Worth Club
- 306 W. 7th - 1926; Base remodeled 1953-54 (DD)
Fort Worth Club Tower
- 777 Taylor - 1974
Fort Worth Convention Center (I)
- 1111 Houston - 1968; 1983; 2002-03
Fort Worth Public Library
- 500 W. 3rd St. - 1978; 1994
Fort Worth Public Market Building
- 1400 Henderson - 1930 (NR, RTHL)
Fort Worth Star-Telegram Building
- 400 W. 7th - 1920, 1940, 1948, 1970; restored 2014 (DD)
Fort Worth Water Gardens
- Houston & W. 14th - 1974
Fourth St. Methodist Church Vestry
- E. 4th & Jones - 1887
Frost Tower
- 640 Taylor St. - 2018
G
Garvey-Viehl-Kelley House (I) - 769 Samuels Ave. - 1884-85; 1890's (RTHL, CFW)
W.T. Grant Store
- 611 Houston - 1939
Greater St. James Baptist Church
- 210 Harding - 1913-18 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
H
Hampton Inn & Suites Hotel
- 1001 Commerce St. - 2017
The Henderson Apartments - 1000 Henderson St. - 1999
Heritage Park Plaza
- Bluff & Houston Streets - 1980 (NR)
Hillside Apartments
- 300 Crump - 1997
Hilton Fort Worth Hotel
- 815 Main - 1921; restored 1981 (NR, RTHL, DD)
Historic Electric Building
- 410 W. 7th - 1929-30 (NR, CFW)
Hogan Office Building
- 901 Houston - 1900; 1910; 1937; 2014 (RTHL, DD)
Houston Place Lofts
- 910 Houston Street - 1906, 1918 (CFW)
Houston Street Bar & Patio
- 902 Houston - c.1909
Hunt-Hawes Grocer/Alarm Supply Building (I)
- 508 E. 7th - c.1900
Hunter Plaza - 601 W. 1st St. - 1951 (NR)
I
J
Jarvis Building
- 504-08 Main - c.1884 (DD)
K
Kimpton Harper Hotel
- 714 Main - 1920-21; 1960; 1988; 2010; 2021 (NR, FWHSE)
King Candy Co. - 813 E. 9th - c.1900
Knights of Pythias Castle Hall
- 315 Main - 1901 (NR, RTHL, DD)
Knights of Pythias Club Building
- 108 E. 3rd St. - 1920 (DD)
Knights of Pythias Hall
- 900 E. 2nd St. - 1925 (FWHSE)
Kress Building
- 604 Main - 1936 (NR, CFW)

 


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Land Title Block
- 111 E. 4th - 1889 (RTHL, CFW)
Landmark Tower
- 200 W. 7th - 1957 (DEMOLISHED MARCH 18, 2006)
Lawyer's Building
- 113 Houston - c.1890 (DEMOLISHED AUGUST 2005)
Le Bijou - 709 Jones St. - 2007
Legal Aid of Northwest Texas
- 600 E. Weatherford St. - 2008
Lerner Shops/Scott-Harrold Building
- 601 Houston/600 Main - 1895; 1933; 1947 (DEMOLISHED SEPTEMBER 1996)
Lexington Place
- 101 Lexington - 1984
Lincoln Park at Trinity Bluff - 520 Samuels Ave. - 2010
Lone Star Gas (I)
- 908 Monroe - 1929 (CFW)
M
Maddox-Muse Center
- 308 E. 4th - 1913; 1926; 1999
Mallick Tower
- 101 Summit Ave. - 1968; 2001
A.D. Marshall Public Safety and Courts Building
- 1000 Throckmorton - 1938
The Masonic Temple
- 1100 Henderson - 1931 (NR, RTHL, DD)
Montgomery Ward/Tindall Storage Building
- 801 Grove - c.1911 (NR, FWHSE)
Morning Chapel C.M.E. Church
- 903 E. 3rd - 1938; 1958 (NR)
Morris Building
- 308 Main - c.1906 (DD)
Mt. Gilead Baptist Church
(I) - 600 Grove - 1912
Municipal Parking Garage
- 1200 Houston St. - 2009
N
Charles E. Nash Elementary School
- 401 Samuels Ave. - 1927; 1936 (CFW)
The Neil P. at Burnett Park
- 411 W. 7th - 1921 (NR, RTHL, DD)
O
Odd Fellows Lodge - 415 E. 6th - 1925 (RTHL)
Oil & Gas Building
- 309 W. 7th - 1952 (DD)
Old Southwestern Cattle Raisers Assoc.
- 410 E. Weatherford - 1930 (RTHL)
Omni Fort Worth Hotel
- 1400 Houston St. - 2009
Oncor Building
- 115 W. 7th - 1952
P
Packard Automobile Dealership
 - 1204 W. 7th - c.1925; restored 2013 (DD)
Palace Theater Block
- 3rd & Commerce - 1996
The Palisades
- 700 E. Bluff St. - 2007
Pecan Place Condominiums
- E. 1st & Pecan - 2003
Pecan Place Townhomes
- 704 E. 1st St. - 2006
Peters Bros. Hats
- 909 Houston - 1917 (DD)
Petroleum Building
- 210 W. 6th -1927; restored 2004 (NR, DD)
Pier 1 Imports Building
- 100 Energy Way - 2004
Pinnacle Bank Place
- 250 W. Lancaster - 2016
Plaza Hotel
- 301 Main - 1908 (DD)
Pollock-Capps House
- 1120 Penn - 1899 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
Q
R
Reata at Sundance Square
- 312 Houston - 1884 & 1887, 1983, 2002
Red Goose Shoes
- 306 Houston - c.1903 (CFW)
Renaissance Worthington Hotel
- 200 Main Street - 1981
Sid Richardson Museum
- 309 Main - c.1885; reconstructed 1981
River Tower
- 1600 Texas St. - 2017
S
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church (I)
- 901 Lamar - 1909-12
St. Ignatius Academy
- 1206 Throckmorton - 1888-89 (NR, RTHL, DD)
St. Patrick Cathedral (I)
- 1206 Throckmorton - 1888-92 (NR, RTHL, DD)
St. Patrick Cathedral Rectory
- 1206 Throckmorton - 1908; 1972; 2009 (NR, DD)
St. Patrick Pastoral Center
- 1300 Throckmorton - 2011
St. Paul Lutheran Church - 1800 West Freeway - 1954
Sanger Brothers Building
- 515 Houston - 1925 (NR, DD)
Sanger Lofts
- 410 Houston - 1929 (NR, DD)
Santa Fe Freight Station
- 1401 Jones - 1938 (FWHSE)
Shamrock Building - 515 Main - c.1887
Sheraton Fort Worth Hotel & Spa
- 1701 Commerce - 1974; 1980; 2008
Bob R. Simpson Building
- 711 Houston - 1910; 1926; 1967; restoration 2005 (NR, DD)
The Sinclair, Autograph Collection
- 512 Main - 1930; 1990; 2019 (NR, RTHL, CFW)
Star-Telegram Annex - SW Corner 5th & Taylor - 1960 (DEMOLISHED SEPTEMBER 2009)
Star-Telegram Building
- 307 W. 7th - 1930 (NR, DD)
Star-Telegram/Oil & Gas Parking Garage
- 902 Throckmorton St. - 1951 (NR, DD)
Storefronts
- 301- 311 Houston - 1981
Sundance Plaza South
- 505 Main St. - 1996
Sundance Square Plaza
- 400 Block of Main St. - 2013
Sundance West
- 333 Throckmorton - 1991
James W. Swayne House
- 1319 Ballinger - c.1899
Gordon Swift Office Building
- 900 Monroe - 1921; 1946
T
Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus
- 300 Trinity Campus Cir. 2004/2005
Tarrant County College Trinity River East Campus
- 200 Block E. Weatherford St. - 2011
Tarrant County Corrections Center
- 101 N. Lamar - 1990
Tarrant County Courthouse (I)
- 100 W. Weatherford - 1895; 1983; 2012; 2015 (NR, RTHL, SAL)
Tarrant County Family Law Center
- 200 E. Weatherford - 2004
Tarrant County Plaza
- 200 Taylor - 1992
Texas & Pacific Railway Terminal (I)
- 221 W. Lancaster Av. - 1931 (NR, RTHL, FWHSE)
Texas & Pacific Warehouse
- W. Lancaster & Jennings - 1931 (NR, RTHL, FWHSE)
The Tower
(formerly the Bank One Tower) - 500 Throckmorton - 1974; 2005
TownePlace Suites by Marriott - 805 E. Belknap St. - 2010
Trinity Bluff Urban Apartments - 701 E. Bluff St. - 2006
Trinity District Urban Apartments - 432 Samuels Ave. - 2014
Trinity Terrace - 1600 Texas - 1982
Trust Building
- SW corner 3rd & Houston - 2014
U
U.S. Courthouse
- 501 W. 10th - 1933 (NR)
U.S. Post Office
- 251 W. Lancaster - 1933 (NR, RTHL, DD)
V
Tom Vandergriff Civil Courts Building
- 100 N. Calhoun St. - 2015
The Versailles - 409 N. Henderson St. - 2005
Villa de Leon - 501 Samuels Ave. - 2008
Vybek Building
- 900 Houston - c.1910 (DD)
W
W.T. Waggoner Building (I)
- 810 Houston - 1919-20 (NR, DD)
Water Gardens Place
- 100 E. 15th - 1925; remodeled 1983
Weber Building
- 302 Main Street - c.1885 (DD)
Wells Fargo Tower
- 201 Main - 1982
The Westbrook
- 425 Houston St. - 2013
Western Union Building
- 314 Main - 1930-31 (DD)
Westview Townhomes - 950 Henderson St. - 2007
West 7th Street Bridge
- 1700-2100 W. 7th St. - 2013
Winfield Place
- 210 E. 8th St. - 1919; 1981 (CFW)
Winfree Building
- 608 Main - 1890, 1974; restored 2001 (NR, FWHSE)
Woolworth Building - 501 Houston - 1926 (NR, CFW)
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Y
Y.M.C.A.
- 512 Lamar - 1924-25
Young Women's Leadership Academy
- 401 E. 8th - 1910; 2013
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Key to building designations:

NR - Listed on The National Register of Historic Places
NRHD - Located within a National Register Historic District
RTHL - Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
SAL - State Archeological Landmark
DD - Demolition Delay within City of Fort Worth
CFW - Designated as a City of Fort Worth Landmark
FWHSE - Highly Significant & Endangered City of Fort Worth Landmark
CFWHD - Located with a City of Fort Worth Historic District
(UC) - Under Construction
(I) - Building Interior Photographs
Red Text - Demolished Buildings