Parking and Transportation Options
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MFAH Outdoor Parking
• Location: Across from 1001 Bissonnet Street
Parking is available in the street-level lot directly across from the Law Building at 1001 Bissonnet Street. Additional parking is available in the MFAH Parking Garage at 5600 Fannin Street.
MFAH Parking Garage
• Location: 5600 Fannin
• During the Museum’s campus redevelopment project, spaces in the parking garage are limited. As you plan your visit, please allow extra time for parking.
$6 all day with proof of Museum admission
$3 for MFAH members at the Patron level & above
$10 for non-Museum visitors
Located directly east of the Beck and Law buildings, the MFAH Visitors Center at 5600 Fannin features a four-story covered parking garage. The easy-to-find parking entrance is at 1144 Binz Street, marked by a large, yellow arrow. From there, you can go to the Visitors Center lobby and find a ticketing desk and up-to-the minute Museum information. As an added convenience, you can enter the Beck and Law buildings from the Visitors Center through security-monitored, climate-controlled tunnels connecting all three buildings.
Parking Garage Hours
Monday–Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday, 8:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Free parking is available.
Free parking is first come, first served. Handicap-access spaces available.
Take METRORail and Get Discounted Tickets!
You may park along the METRORail line and take the train to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Parking is available at the Fannin South Park and Ride, located at 1604 West Bellfort (at Fannin Street, just outside of 610 Loop South), for $3 for the day. Then, hop on the METRORail for $1.25 one-way and exit at the Museum District Station located between Ewing and Binz. This will bring you within steps of the Visitor Center of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The Museum campus also features stops on several METRO Bus routes, including Airline/Montrose and Bissonnet.
Show your Metro Q® Fare Card and received $5 off the price of each admission ticket to the Museum!
Houston Bcycle is a bike-sharing program that serves as an additional transportation alternative to the Museum. A Houston Bcycle station is located on the Museum’s campus at 5650 San Jacinto, across from the Museum District METRORail station.
You can check out a bike directly from your phone and map your ride to the nearest station, or customize to the destination of your choice with the Bcycle app. The app allows you to view the location of all B-stations, as well as how many bikes and docks are available.
More Transportation Options
Lone Star Cab
Contact Lone Star Cab at 713.444.444 or houstontransportationservices.com
Learn more about hailing a ride in Houston at uber.com/cities/houston