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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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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 3 days ago via mobile

Art needs to be in everyone’s life. Like people some is great and some is terrible. The idea is to look at it and make notes to yourself about what you are viewing. Then share the experience with your friends and family. They have just...More

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great museum that often has very good traveling exhibits. The best one this visit was a collection of items from an Indian dynasty

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favorite museums in Houston. They’re doing a lot of construction around the area, so it will probably look even nicer soon! With a membership you get free admission for the year and free tickets to exhibitions too, definitely worth the money even...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a large museum, with a lot of differents attractions, is clean and well organized, food on the restaurant is good

Thank Ricardo E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely museum with a fabulous collection! However, we were visiting with young children and I can't say there was very much to keep their attention. They did enjoy the current bamboo exhibit, especially being able to climb on it, although the hour...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston is s first class museum. They have permanent exhibits that are outstanding and of the best quality. They have had special exhibits that are engaging and interesting, such as the Peacock in the Desert: Royal Arts of Johdhpur and...More

Thank Graciela W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The permanent collection is wonderful, and there is so much to see, spanning many different eras and cultures. Their special exhibits are amazing and always a treat!

Thank katytate13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The special exhibits here are world class - we've been to a Monet exhibit here that was curated from art in collections all over the world. The Titian portrait in the recent exhibit about the Sistine Chapel was breath-taking. Add accessibility via the Museum Metro...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a massive art museum that covers 2 full buildings--multiple levels and lower levels too. There is a cool tunnel underground connecting the two buildings that is a must do. There is a sculpture garden and a new building with a rooftop garden across...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Houston has some incredible art museums, this one is my favorite because of the eclectic collection. Lots of different exhibits for any taste.

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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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Response from MFAH | Property representative |
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