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Museum Experience Day 2013

Saturday, Jul 27, 2013
10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet Map & Directions

In celebration of the Houston Museum District's Museum Experience Day, the MFAH hosts free family activities all day long, including free general admission!


  • Art-making activities in the porte cochere of the Beck Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Screenings of William Wegman's short film Alphabet Soup in Brown Auditorium Theater at 12 noon & 2:30 p.m.
  • Gallery talks at 12 noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. & 3 p.m. Click here for topics & locations.
  • Free MFAH general admission. (Includes the exhibition James Turrell: The Light Inside, but advance reservations are full, entrance available on a standby basis.)
  • Food-truck bites from Firehouse Tacos & the Waffle Bus
  • Give-aways for a prize pack from the MFAH Shop. Enter to win in the lobby!

Also participating are the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Jung Center, and St. Paul's United Methodist Church, all close by. Click here to learn more about the Museum Experience from the Houston Museum District.