Welcome to the heart of innovation and creativity in the Lone Star State’s capital.

Austin coworking space doesn’t get much better than Industrious at 9th and Congress, an all-inclusive flexible workplace nestled in the city’s ever-restless Central Business District.

Let’s dive into what makes this Industrious location a thriving hub for professionals in Austin.

Where is Industrious at 9th and Congress?

If the name hasn’t tipped you off already, you can find Industrious at 9th and Congress in the 823 Congress building at the intersection of East 9th Street and Congress Ave. 

This location more specifically rests in the historic congressional district portion of Austin’s Central Business District. Working in this part of the Central Business District, you’ll be surrounded by a beautiful mix of historic architecture and luxury class A buildings that tech companies (old and new), legal and accounting firms, politicians and lobbyists all call home. 

You might say that Industrious 9th and Congress is uniquely situated at the crossroads of the entrepreneurial and political tailwinds breathing life into the city every day.

What Workspaces Are Available at This Location?

Industrious 9th and Congress offers a wide range of workspace options tailored to all varieties of business needs. Whether you prefer the privacy of a dedicated office, the flexibility of coworking, or the extra space and customizable design of a suite, we have you covered.

Visitors will first notice the gorgeous open lounge spaces and common areas, replete with natural wood floors, warm lighting, and all manners of soft seating. These areas are the perfect spots for knocking out tasks in between meetings, socializing with colleagues and other members, or simply taking a much needed work break.

For those with more sophisticated workspace needs, Industrious at 9th and Congress boasts 75 different private office spaces of varying sizes. Suites are also available for larger teams. Both private workspace options can be decorated and customized, so your team can feel comfortable imparting their own personal flair in the space.

Entrepreneurs, if you’re looking to make the next step with your business, take note. Industrious at 9th and Congress offers virtual membership options that allow you to establish a professional business address at this location. A virtual membership comes with mail access and retrieval services as well, so you can spread the word about your new address as soon as you’re ready.

Another office essential members can experience in our space? Meetings. On-demand. Industrious at 9th and Congress is equipped with a large variety of ready-to-go, AV-equipped meeting and conference spaces. Rooms for groups as small as two and teams as large as 12 can be booked effortlessly using the Industrious mobile app. If you’re looking for a smaller space to take a call, Industrious at 9th and Congress also has 10 soundproof phone booths to choose from.

Last but mostly certainly not least, every Industrious membership comes complete with all-inclusive member amenities to round out your work experience. During your visit you can enjoy the following benefits free of charge:

  • Daily breakfast
  • Craft coffee served all day
  • Unlimited color printing
  • Mail and packaging services
  • Exclusive member events and networking opportunities
  • And more…

For a more detailed breakdown of our member amenities, visit our FAQ page.

What’s Special About the 823 Congress Building?

The stunning workspaces at Industrious at 9th and Congress are spread across floors 3, 4, 5, 7, and 8 of the 823 Congress building. But what about the rest of the building?

Well, in addition to the all-inclusive amenities that come with an Industrious membership, the 823 Congress building offers its own amenities that visitors won’t want to miss.

Perhaps most immediately noticeable is the outdoor pocket park, designed as part of an initiative to create relaxing and recreational spaces along the ‘Main Street of Texas.’ The pocket park at 823 Congress features outdoor seating, shady trees, and is serviced by two on-site food trucks: Garbo’s and Chi’lantro. 

Garbo’s serves New England lobster rolls that some say rival what you can get on the east coast. Chi’Lantro has been serving delicious Korean BBQ in Austin since 2010, and was even featured on Shark Tank. You’ve got to try their kimchi fries, trust us.

Inside the 823 Congress building, visitors can take in gorgeous views of the capitol and the rest of the city, stretching all the way out to Hill Country. No matter what time of day you come, security is present on-site 24 hours a day to ensure your visit goes smoothly too.

Also, exercise junkies will definitely want to check out 823 Congress’ brand new fitness facilities, complete with showers and lockers. That’s right. No more rushing to the gym after work. Everything you need for a full workout is right here.

What’s Near Me at Industrious at 9th and Congress?

The Central Business District in Austin is surrounded by attractions that capture the essence of its vibrant culture. The city’s past, present, and future can all be found here.

At the 823 Congress building, you’ll be mere steps away from the Texas Capitol — and mere steps away from immersing yourself in the city’s rich history and architectural beauty anytime you want.

Constructed in the late 19th century, the Texas Capitol Building stands proudly as a monument to the state’s grandeur and larger-than-life ambitions. Architecture enthusiasts will appreciate the design, with a towering “double dome” and intricate ornamental carvings in the structure’s reddish granite facade modeling a perfect example of the Italian Renaissance Revival movement.

The grounds surrounding the capitol building are an idyllic green space that’s just perfect for a midday stroll. They’re also home to several statues and monuments memorializing the state’s history. One draw for Texans and tourists alike is the Heroes of the Alamo monument, commemorating the fallen soldiers of the historic Battle of the Alamo. 

Of course, there’s plenty of entertainment to be had as well. Just across the street from 823 Congress is The Austin Club, an historic events venue that has a special distinction as the oldest club in the city.

If you’re looking for a taste of Austin culture, we recommend visiting The Contemporary Museum just two blocks away. This museum is dedicated solely to showcasing contemporary art and artists, many of whom are native to Austin.

And if you’re looking for a taste of, well, actual food, you’ll have no shortage of options in the Central Business District. The Roaring Fork, Caroline Restaurant, and Comedor are all within walking distance of 823 Congress, and are spots to dine out with coworkers and clients alike. 

There’s always more too. Austin’s food, arts, and entertainment scenes are constantly evolving, with exciting new attractions opening all the time. We simply don’t have the space to list them all. If your curiosity is piqued, you’ll just have to visit and explore for yourself.

What’s the Commute Like?

Whether by bike, train, plane, or automobile, commuters have a plethora of convenient transportation options to visit Industrious at 9th and Congress.

Drivers will have convenient access to I-35, and can also access Industrious at 9th and Congress via the Mopac Expressway (Loop 1). Once you’re here, paid on-site parking is available, with day rates and monthly rates available.

Metro riders will want to access our location via the Red Line to Downtown. If you’re taking the bus, your stop is at 104 8th & Congress, just a minute’s walk away.

For those who prefer cycling, ATX metrobike stations can be found all throughout the Central Business District, including one just two block from our offices. And if you’re riding your own bike, don’t fret. Bike racks are located in the parking garage across the street.

Finally, if you’re flying in, you’ll enjoy quick and convenient access to Industrious 9th and Congress after you land. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is less than 10 miles and only a 15 minute drive away.

How Can I Visit Industrious at 9th and Congress?

With its prime location, all-inclusive member amenities, and a range of workspace options, Industrious at 9th and Congress offers the best flexible work experience in Austin. 

This Industrious location is open standard business hours, Monday through Friday, and members have 24/7 access to the space. The building entrance can be found on 9th St. East, between Congress and Brazos Streets. You’ll know you’re in the right spot when you see the blue 823 Congress sign.

Ultimately, the best way to experience Industrious at 9th and Congress is to see it for yourself. To book an in-person tour with on-site Member Experience team, or to schedule a call with an Industrious team member to learn more, click here.