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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 1 week ago

The MFA in Houston is worth visiting. They have some good pieces from many cultures. If you do not mind the jumping from one culture to the other, you can find excellent pieces to admire. The Greek vases collection has some masterpieces, very well displayed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Procaccia
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were a few buildings to cover. When I was there, there was an exhibition relating to the British royalty, from the National Portrait Gallery in London. I had no interest in this, being Irish. The rest was excellent however, especially the Asian art exhibits....More

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

We used the MOFA for a meeting. Such a nice change from the usual business venues. A little basic, but fresh air and a lovely verandah. Amazing art to look at. Don’t use hotels. Use MOFA. Thank you to the staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Soutanglie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here during my stay in Houston for my birthday there’s plenty of things to do they have restraunts a gift shop and plenty of exhibits

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit this time focused on the collection of gold objects from Indonesia, as well as the Pre-Columbian gold collection from Latin America. Both are fabulous collections: well-annotated and displayed, they provide an amazing perspective of the artistry, cultural context and complexity of these two,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was hoping the MFA was free today but it’s every Thursday with extended hours till 9 pm I enjoyed the light changing tunnel I really lost perspective and stood and watched The cafe underground was perfect for a coffee The Indian gallery was a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank boatlover7411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The MFAH is one of Houston’s jewels filled with some of the world’s best art. We just saw a featured movie about the life of Van Gogh which was offered prior to the Van Gogh exhibit open. One of favorites was the collection of Monet...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank William T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everywhere you look there is something to please your eye and challenge your mind. Nothing appears to be crowded but rather to be spaced far apart so you can enjoy each exhibit one by one. There is a great mix from the old to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank michael p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you get a chance, go the the Museum of Fine Arts on Thursdays when admission is free. You might want to come back to look at the art itself another time -- the description cards are some of the best I've ever seen, providing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll be honest - came in to seek Japanese art and was a bit disappointed but then the experience completely turned around when I got to the light tunnel - a whole different museum going up to the European art exhibit ... magnificent works by...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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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
June 8, 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