On March 6, 1999, Rienzi opened to the public for the first time during Azalea Trail—but the estate was getting lots of attention for azaleas much earlier.
Inside the MFAH
Posts by Stephanie Niemeyer
Stephanie Niemeyer is the manager of learning & interpretation at Rienzi. She received her BA in history from University of Texas Austin and an MLA in history from the University of St. Thomas.
As the annual Punch Party at Rienzi approaches, we take a look at an enigmatic punch bowl in the Rienzi Collection.
Bastille Day: Celebrate French Independence with Rienzi
Virtual Cinema “Killer of Sheep” and “Proud”
Virtual Program Series “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power”
Virtual Camp at Bayou Bend: Where Art and History Inspire
Virtual Cinema “John Lewis: Good Trouble” and “One Small Step”
See the City through the Eyes of Teens in “Eye on Houston”
Designing an Exhibition about Radical Design
July Book Club “Old Masters, New World”
Follow the Path: Total Eclipse of the Arc
Virtual Cinema “Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things” and “My Darling Vivian”