The special installation Reflection and Enlightenment: Chinese Buddhist Gilt Bronzes from the Jane and Leopold Swergold Collection explores the development of Chinese Buddhism. Join the Asian art curatorial team for a 45-minute tour! Learn more about the unique attributes of the Buddha, the iconography of compassionate bodhisattvas, and the transmission of Buddhism throughout Asia.

Drop in! Gallery tours are free with Museum admission. On Thursdays, Museum general admission is free, courtesy of Shell.

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Learning and Interpretation programs receive generous funding from the Sterling-Turner Foundation; Institute of Museum and Library Services; Houston Junior Woman's Club; ExxonMobil; Mercantil Bank; Mr. William J. Hill; The Windgate Charitable Foundation; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; Sharon G. Dies; and the Susan Vaughan Foundation.

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