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Powell Library Reference Desk. 713.353.1542

Margaret Culbertson, Library Director. 713.639.7326;

Helen Lueders, Library Assistant. 713.353.1542;

Marie Wise, Project Manager, William J. Hill Texas Artisans and Artists Archive. 713.353.1545

Fax number:  713.639.7752

Mailing address: P.O. Box 6826 Houston, TX 77265-6826.  


The Kitty King Powell Library and Study Center is open free of admission to all individuals interested in art research.

Tuesday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday, 12–5 p.m.

Closed Sunday and Monday.
Closed all MFAH staff holidays.
Closed the Saturday before Monday holidays.
Saturday hours may vary for Easter, Independence Day, Christmas, and New Year’s holidays.

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 6826
Houston, TX 77265-6826

Street Address
6003 Memorial Drive at Westcott Street
Houston, Texas 77007
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The Kitty King Powell Library receives generous funding from:

Mr. William J. Hill
The Powell Foundation
Ms. Nancy Powell Moore