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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston General Admission
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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston General Admission
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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is the largest cultural institution in the southwest region of the United States. The Museum’s encyclopedic collections of nearly 70,000 objects cover world cultures dating from antiquity to the present and include...more
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1001 Bissonnet St, Add Parking Locations, Prices, Houston, TX 77005-1803
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited art museums all over the world and came here with only moderate expectations, but ended up loving both the collection and the way they presented it. The art displayed here was obviously carefully selected and is displayed in a setting that is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ElaineAndGreg
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to spend the day, in the museum/park area. Good collection of art spanning civilization from ancient civilizations to modern art.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CabanaWoman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the wonderful exhibit at the beautiful Museum of Fine Arts. It was beautifully designed. Thank you for bringing it to our city! We always love going to the Museum, it’s an absolute must see for anyone visiting Houston.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank leeannf875
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Tudors to Windsor exhibit is wonderful. Lots of historical details, well curated. Go see it before it leaves!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bilinda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as extensive of a collection of art as compared to the museums in some other large cities (i.e. NY, DC, Philadelphia) but the artwork is nicely presented in large rooms. The parking lot is conveniently connected to the museum and reasonably priced. Worth a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank andrewPL99
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to practically drag my niece with me to see an exhibit here in November, but she ended up enjoying it as much as I did. There is a parking garage connected to the museum via a tunnel system and it was reasonably priced...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank seekingrainydays
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in houston Go and visit Nice architecture. New building coming soon Always new things coming up Now visiting “The Tudors”

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank isalombana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this museum. To be honest, my family did not enjoy it but that is because they don’t like art. I did not get to see all the rooms because of this, but what i saw was amazing. I could have got lost all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 965joeyg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an extra day in the Houston area and were undecided on what to do. It was winter and raining. I’ll admit my family was noncommittal when I mentioned this museum. We’ve been blessed to have been to the Academia in Florence, the Chicago...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bathfurnituredsgnr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I believe Thursday’s are still free..we liked the museum. The special exhibits are great and it has a few masterpieces

Date of experience: July 2018
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28 June 2016|
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Hi Jen, Museum general admission is included with your "Kusama: At the End of the Universe" ticket, as well as admission to the beautiful exhibition "High Society: The Portraits of Franz X. Winterhalter." We hope you also... More
8 June 2016|
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Hi Vicki-jae, The exhibition "Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929-1940" is now closed, but our newest, interactive exhibition "Kusama: At the End of the Universe" opens this Sunday, June 12! We... More