For the safety of our visitors and staff, the MFAH continues to require face masks/coverings. Advance timed tickets are recommended.

Programs for MFAH Membership

Member Exhibition Tickets: What to Expect

Hockney – Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature
February 21–June 20, 2021

Because of pandemic safety measures and limited capacities, members are highly encouraged to get tickets online in advance, before arriving at the Museum. Ticket availability cannot be guaranteed for drop-in visits.

Members have access to free tickets. The number of complimentary tickets is based on level of membership. Free member tickets are good for one-time use during the run of the exhibition. For assistance, email or call 713.639.7550 Monday–Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Membership Level Quantity of Tickets
Student 1 Member Adult
Individual 1 Member Adult
Dual 2 Member Adult
Family 2 Member Adult; 4 Member Youth or Child
Patron 2 Member Adult; 4 Member Youth or Child
Supporting 4 Member Adult; 4 Member Youth or Child
Sponsor 4 Member Adult; 4 Member Youth or Child
Benefactor 4 Member Adult; 4 Member Youth or Child

Ticket Exchanges
Select your date and visit time carefully, as tickets cannot be exchanged because of the low capacity available as a result of the pandemic. To allow as many guests and members as possible to experience the exhibition, tickets that have been issued, but not used, will not be replaced.

Additional “Member Guest” Tickets
Members may purchase additional tickets at a reduced rate of $17 per ticket.

Entry Times
Tickets are available in 15-minute increments. The entry time is listed on your ticket, and you may enter at any time within that 15-minute period. Capacity is limited beause of pandemic safety measures, and late arrivals may result in loss of entry. Ticket exchanges are not available.

Please note the Museum’s operating hours when selecting your entry time. 

Audio Guide
To enhance the exhibition experience, an audio guide is accessible before, during, and after your visit. At the Museum, as a courtesy to fellow guests, please bring earbuds or headphones to listen to the audio guide in the galleries.

Learn more about Hockney – Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature


To find out more, see a handy list of frequently asked questions regarding MFAH memberships. If you have additional questions, please call the members hotline at 713.639.7550, Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Update Membership Information

To update your membership information, contact or 713.639.7550.