First United Methodist Church is located at 1201 Lavaca Street Austin, TX 78701 on the northeast corner of Lavaca Street & 12th Street, on the west side of the Capitol in downtown Austin. The FUMC Family Life Center is located across the street diagonally from the church at 1300 Lavaca Street Austin, TX 78701, on the northwest corner of Lavaca Street and 13th Street.
Sunday Parking is Free and Plentiful
- The church parking lot is reserved for mobility-impaired individuals and those needing easy access to the handicap entrance and elevator on the north side of the Education Building.
- All able-bodied members are asked to use the free parking available on Sundays.
- Metered spaces are free (please reserve close spaces for visitors and the handicapped).
- Trial Lawyers’ Garage (southwest corner of 13th and Lavaca) is available on Sundays from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Enter on 13th).
- Roof top of the TSTA garage on 12th Street and Lavaca is open on Sunday mornings.
- Parking for church business is available at all times in spaces marked “Church Business” in the church parking lot at 13th and Lavaca.
- Preschool spots may be used after 2:00 p.m. Please do not park in spaces reserved for Texas Trial Lawyers Association at any time.
- Monday through Saturday, on street parking is metered from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. – 25 cents for each 15 minutes – 3 hour maximum.
- Handicap entrance located at 12th & Lavaca (southwest corner entrance)
- Elevator access at southwest corner of the building Handicap accessible bathrooms on the first floor
- Portable hearing devices available for services
- Handicap entrance located off the parking lot on the north side of the building
- Elevator access at northwest corner of the building
Family Life Center
- Handicap accessible bathrooms on the first and third floors
- Handicap ramp at front door of the building
- Elevator access at southwest corner of the building
- Handicap accessible bathrooms on the first and second floors
If you have an accessibility request, please make it in advance to Mark Steves at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-478-5684 (ext. 218).