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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1803
+1 713-639-7771
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1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1803
The Museum District
+1 713-639-7771
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Reviewed today

We visit this museum multiple times a year as they bring new exhibits. Also enjoy visiting galleries that contain art exhibits that feature different subjects of interest to all.

Thank hanklucas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just visited on this trip to Houston (I have been to the MFA several times before) to take in the Ron Mueck exhibition - it was a sophisticated, sensitive selection of his work. However I was equally as, of not more, impressed with two largely...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved coming here! The Ron Mueck exhibit was amazing. Personally, I enjoyed the photography exhibit too. Great for rainy days or any day!

Thank Julie S
Reviewed yesterday

Saw The Masters, Phenomenal Jackson Pollacks Piece was incredible Also Picassos b&w The King Tut Exhibit

Thank Dmitri C
Reviewed yesterday

Definitely worth the time, more to offer than I expected Staff was nice and helpful, easy to get and park

Thank olsene1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Houston MFA is an amazing institution- and huge! I was particularly impressed with the European collection and the nearby Sculpture Garden, but there are great galleries of American, contemporary, African etc. They also have a nice gift shop. This museum deserves multiple hours to...More

Thank el13207
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've been living in Houston for several years, originally from NYC, and I am enthusiastic about the MFAH. Their special exhibitions are usually very good. Right now the Ron Mueck exhibition is one of exceptional must see ones. Their permanent collection is well chosen and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have seen some of my favorite artists here, Basquiat, Kusama, and the Dutch Masters. I would have given it 5 stars but for the display and lack of LED lighting. (A visit to the Stark Museum in Orange, TX and it's outstanding presentation and...More

Thank ArtTexan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I return to this museum several times a year. The quality and variety of art pieces is amazing. The traveling exhibits are also spectacular.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful venue. Good collections of Impressionists, photos, Egyptian art, Greek art. Lucked out as we went on Thursday night when it was open late and free.

Thank shelleyAluquerque
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Jen B
If I buy a ticket to get into the Kusama exhibit ($18) do I also need to buy a general admission ticket ($15)?
28 June 2016|
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Response from MFAH | Property representative |
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
Hello JMD_930 I was wondering if the vintage vehicle exhibition is still running as i haven't been able to find anything listed. Appreciate your help Vicki
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
how far to houston hobby airport?
14 September 2015|
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Response from MFAH | Property representative |
Hi, the MFAH is about 12 miles away from Hobby Airport.