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College Night

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

Have a student ID? Swing by on this special night just for college students, with free admission to the Museum and discounted, $9 tickets to the blockbuster exhibition Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Cars and Motorcycles, 1929–1940 (a 50% savings on the regular student price).

Channel your creative energy at the art-making table, and mix and mingle with other young art lovers. A food truck and DJ are on-site, and drinks are for sale at the bar (by credit card only). Check out the classic cars on display in the driveway, and get a first look at Reagan High School's submission to the Art Car Parade.

General admission to the Museum is free on Thursdays! The night includes:

  • Art-making activity in the Beck Building
  • $9 tickets to Sculpted in Steel (that's half off regular admission!) with student ID

Members of the University Partnership Program receive free entry into Sculpted in Steel:

  • Houston Baptist University, Fine Arts Class Please show University Partnership Program card for free entry
  • Rice University Please show college ID for free entry
  • University of Houston School of Art Please show University Partnership Program card for free entry
  • University of Houston-Downtown, Department of Arts and Humanities Please show University Partnership Program card for free entry
  • The Glassell School of Art Please show a college ID for free entry
  • Texas Southern University, College of Liberal Arts & Behavioral Sciences Please show University Partnership Program card for free entry

Calling all college students!

Join fellow students from all over Houston and see what’s happening at the Museum. Check out the gorgeous exhibition The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, then enjoy art-making activities, food truck bites, music, and drinks to round out your artsy evening. Activities are free and open to all!

The Age of Impressionism Admission

Exhibition admission FREE for students in the MFAH University Partnership Program:
     Rice University
     University of Houston School of Art*
     University of Houston-Downtown Department of Arts and Humanities*
     The Glassell School of Art
*Present both your valid University Partnership Program card and college ID for free entry.

Exhibition admission for students not in the MFAH University Partnership Program:
Half price ($6.25) with student ID

Shell Free Thursdays are supported by a grant from Shell Oil Company.