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

MFAH Virtual Exhibitions


#MFAHatHome Virtual Experience

Explore selected exhibitions online to learn more about the works of art.

World Faiths Initiative

World Faiths Initiative “Light”

The inaugural presentation of the World Faiths Initiative exhibition explores artistic interpretations of light as an expression of faith, spirituality, or the divine.

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Between Sea and Sky

Between Sea and Sky: Blue and White Ceramics from Persia and Beyond

The enduring appeal of blue and white ceramics stretches across the centuries and around the world. Learn more about the on-site exhibition, on view November 21, 2020–May 31, 2021.

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Eye on Houston

Eye on Houston: High School Documentary Photography

Houston-area teens document daily life in their respective communities through this annual collaboration between the MFAH and Houston Independent School District. Learn more about the on-site exhibition, on view March 5, 2021–Winter 2022.

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Echoes of Harlem

Echoes of Harlem: The Graphic Work of Aaron Douglas

The work of Aaron Douglas—a graphic artist, painter, and teacher who began his artistic career during the Harlem Renaissance—appeared prominently in major publications. Learn more about the on-site exhibition, on view March 10–November 29, 2020.

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Virtual Learning & Interpretation programs are generously underwritten by the Jerold B. Katz Foundation.