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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston

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One of the ten most-attended musuems in the United States, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is also one of the largest museums in the country, featuring 64,000 works from six continents. Come to view the Impressionist and Postimpressionist art, as well as pieces from the Baroque and Renaissance periods, plus sculptures from Africa, South America, the Caribbean islands, and the South Pacific. Check at the entrance or online for details about temporary exhibits. Plan your Museum of Fine Arts, Houston visit and explore what else you can see and do in Houston using our Houston family vacation planner.
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  • While the exhibit is over I put it in the title to let you know the world class exhibits that come through here. This is a lively museum with events a lovely cafe and great exhibits. If you're visitin...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our day at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts. The exhibits were truly outstanding and were quite inspiring. The featured collection exhibit was extremely well done. Definitely wort...  more »
  • Amazing buildings and collections. We really enjoyed the underground corridor between buildings and the many amazing pieces on display.  more »
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  • The place is like any other fine arts museum, not saying it's a bad place. Each month (I could be wrong) they bring in something new or so. There was one day I came to MFAH and they had Legos on a table spread out for people who want to create something, and I thought that pretty neat.
  • There's some amazing pieces. Id love to see an audio component like in nyc but the whole museum district is well put together.
  • Number one perk is the free parking. Even if you don't appreciate /like art, there is something for you here. We spent an entire afternoon here and were not in the slightest bored or tired. There is so much to see and talk about. Perfect date location.
  • Every time I go there, I enjoy the masterpiece of great architect "Mies Van Der Rohe". There's a great collection in the museum. You'll enjoy being here.
  • Absolutely love this place! Had a TON of originals my wife or I had ever seen. Michelangelo, Picasos, Dalis! LOVE it! And the tunnel connecting underground is super trippy :)