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The Loretto Hospital

Address

645 S. Central Ave.
Enter at main entrance on Fluornoy St.

Neighborhood

Austin

Hours

Sat, Oct 13: 9am - 5pm

Sun, Oct 14: Closed

Photography Permitted Wheelchair Accessible Washrooms Available

Built

1923

Description

Explore a portion of this acute care hospital serving Austin and surrounding communities. The hospital was established in 1923 as Austin Hospital and is the largest non-governmental employer in the neighborhood today. Visitors will see a corridor now used for filming TV show hospital scenes as well as a modernist auditorium with sloped glass walls and skyline views.

Behind the Scenes

In the Modernist auditorium, see displays about the new Austin Quality of Life Plan and TV shows that have filmed in the hospital.