Top Holiday Gift Ideas from the MFAH

Take care of everyone on your holiday list with creative gifts from the MFAH! Proceeds help support the Museum's programs and exhibitions.


Impress with Impressionism!

Share Renoir, Manet, Degas, Monet, and more this holiday season with tickets to The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, on view December 22, 2013–May 4, 2014.

Want to make your Impressionism-inspired gift extra special? The exquisitely illustrated exhibition catalogue is available online and in The MFAH Shop along with prints and other goodies.

Get tickets for The Age of Impressionism


Give the Gift of MFAH Membership

When you give the gift of MFAH membership this holiday season, the lucky recipient receives:

• FREE tickets to The Age of Impressionism
• 12 months of free general admission
• Invitations to preview parties
• Free and discounted lectures, programs and tours
• . . . and so much more!

Give a gift membership today!

Purchase by Wednesday, December 18, to ensure Christmas delivery. Members save $10 on gift membership orders.


Unique Gifts from The MFAH Shop & The Shop at Bayou Bend

Avoid the hustle and bustle! Stop by to browse The MFAH Shop and The Shop at Bayou Bend for one-of-a-kind gifts. Jewelry, toys, art prints, home decor, clothing, and books on favorite artists are just a few of the treasures you'll find.

Shop online or contact The MFAH Shop at 713.639.7360 and The Shop at Bayou Bend at 713.353.1544.


An Afternoon Tea + Tour at Rienzi

Tea + Tour: Rienzi's European Treasures
Friday, January 17, 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.

Treat someone on your list to a lovely tea at beautiful Rienzi, the MFAH house museum for European decorative arts. Enjoy a tour of the mansion followed by a traditional English tea with an assortment of sweet and savory treats.

Get tickets online or call 713.639.7800.


For Film Lovers

Hunting for something perfect for a film lover? Film Buffs memberships keep giving all year with free admission to at least 10 films. We screen classics, foreign films, family flicks, independent features that make their Houston premiere here, and many other great films in 35mm and digital.

Learn more about Film Buffs and call 713.639.7594 to join.