Kmart 3497

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Coordinates: 29°50′46″N 95°38′45″W / 29.846089°N 95.645915°W / 29.846089; -95.645915

Kmart #3497
Store number3497
LocationPark Plaza I
Address4815 Highway 6 North
CityHouston, Texas
OpenedNovember 15, 1979
ClosedJune 2, 2002
TypeGroup 3 full-size
Retail floor area84,180 square feet (7,821 m2)
Next tenant360 Degrees Beauty Academy and Track 21 Indoor Go Karting (store)
Meineke Car Care (auto center)

Kmart #3497 was a Kmart discount department store located at Park Plaza I, 4815 Highway 6 North in Houston, Texas.[1] The store opened on November 15, 1979,[2] and was tied with Kmart 3404 for the 114th Kmart in Texas. In 1997, the store would be converted to one of the first 24 Big Kmarts in Texas, with a grand re-opening ceremony on November 14.[3] The store ultimately closed on June 2, 2002.[4][5]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. K mart Corporation, Sales Taxpayer Search, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  2. Advertisement, Houston Chronicle, November 12, 1979, p. 12.
  3. Feser, Katherine. "Big Kmart wants shoppers back: New store design brighter, upscale." Houston Chronicle, November 15, 1997, p. 1C and p. 8C.
  4. Advertisement, Houston Chronicle, May 29, 2002, p. 15-A.
  5. "Kmart latest" spreadsheet.