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Museum of Fine Arts


Museum of Fine Arts

1001 Bissonnet Street, Houston, 77005, TX

I’ll let you in on the secret of visiting a decidedly grownup art museum with young ones in tow: turn the massive stairs, escalators, and elevator at the entrance into part of the fun. We rode the escalators and elevators, walked through the colorful tunnel exhibit, and lunched in the museum’s Canopy restaurant until the kids were worn down enough to allow a few peaks at the art, of which there are nearly 60,000 pieces beginning with the Stone Age.

Recent Traveler Reviews

Van Gogh Exhibition

by Ruthie C

The Van Gogh exhibition is great, a rare opportunity to see so many of his pieces in one place. They are displayed beautifully and the audio tour worked great and enhanced the experience. The space...
Glassel School of Art is a new addition to the Museum complex.

by DaveHayTX

Unlike the rest of the Museum of Fine Arts, this is less about displaying art that it is about producing it. I runs programs for young people from elementary school through High School, as well…