25 Dec
Thu / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Christmas Day: MFAH Closed

    Cullen Sculpture Garden

    The Museum, Bayou Bend, and Rienzi are closed on Christmas Day. Cullen Sculpture Garden is open every day, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

26 Dec
Fri / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Favorite Highlights

    Beck Building

    This 45-minute tour features some of the best-known and best-loved works in the MFAH collections. Each tour is a unique experience as the docent selects different works of art for each gallery talk.

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Winter Break at the Museum

    Beck Building, Law Building

    This winter break, enjoy a frosty and snowy day—all from the warmth of the Museum halls, right here in Houston! Join the family fun as you explore the snow scenes and winter landscapes of artist[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Friday Focus Tour at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    Start your weekend at Rienzi! On the second and fourth Friday of the month, enjoy an in-depth tour and discussion about an intriguing aspect of the Rienzi Collection. These small, personal tours are limited to 10[…]

27 Dec
Sat / 2014

  1. FILMS
    Linnea in Monet’s Garden

    Law Building

    Complementing the Museum’s exhibition Monet and the Seine: Impressions of a River, this animated short film brings to life a popular children’s book about a little girl's love affair with Claude Monet's paintings. Linnea and[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Members Tour “The Impressionists’ Wet Paint”

    Beck Building

    Capturing the city of Paris and its surrounding environs, the Impressionists often depicted the Seine River and its tributaries. And by working en plein air—or out in the open air—with fresh paint, these daring artists[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “A Korean Buddhist Masterpiece”

    Beck Building

    The MFAH is host to an extraordinary 23-foot tall banner, Shakyamuni Assembly, as part of the exhibition Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392–1910. On this 20-minute Art Bite tour, learn[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Winter Break at the Museum

    Beck Building, Law Building

    This winter break, enjoy a frosty and snowy day—all from the warmth of the Museum halls, right here in Houston! Join the family fun as you explore the snow scenes and winter landscapes of artist[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Fangs, Feathers, and Fins

    Beck Building

    In the ancient Americas, the image of the jaguar, harpy eagle, howler monkey, and other beings were used to bestow supernatural powers, to protect, and for worship. During this 45-minute tour of the exhibition Fangs,[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Figuratively Speaking

    Beck Building

    The human figure has served as a fundamental subject for artists from the beginning of time. Join this 45-minute tour focused on the depiction of men, women, and children in works of art at the[…]

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