“Archaeology Now” Lecture


The MFAH collaborates with Archaeology Now to present public lectures on a wide range of recent archaeological discoveries. This programming encourages an understanding of the past, an appreciation of the cultural context of art throughout history, and a mutual understanding among Houston’s diverse population.

2019–2020 Schedule

  • September 26 | Stories about Love & Sex—The Kama Sutra: Challenging the Stereotype
  • October 24 | Stories of the Afterlife─Death in Life: Egypt’s Fascination
  • January 9 | Stories of the Hero’s Journey—Gilgamesh: A Hero for the Ages 
  • April 16 | Stories of Creation—Popul Vuh: The Dawn of Life