Heights - River Oaks - Montrose Edition | Sept. 2022

Museum Guide 2022

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Houston Museum District The Houston Museum District comprises 19 museums in an area north of Hermann Park and east of Rice University. Highlights include The Museum of Fine Arts, the Houston Museum of Natural Science and the Houston Zoo.

The garden showcases works by 20th- and 21st-century sculptors. Sculptor Isamu Noguchi created the garden, which is framed by concrete walls and dotted with native trees, bamboo and crepe myrtle. Montrose Boulevard and Bissonnet Cullen Sculpture Garden Science museums 16 Children’s Museum Houston 17 Houston Museum of Natural Science 18 Houston Zoo 19 The Health Museum Historical museums 12 Bualo Soldiers National History Museum 13 Czech Center Museum 14 Holocaust Museum Houston 15 Houston Museum of African American Culture

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1 Asia Society Texas Center 2 Contemporary Arts Museum Houston 3 DiverseWorks 4 Houston Center for Contemporary Craft 5 Houston Center for Photography

6 Lawndale Art Center 7 Moody Center for the Arts

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8 Rothko Chapel 9 The Jung Center

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10 The Menil Collection 11 The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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Street, Houston 713-639-7300 www.mfah.org Cost: free

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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's Cullen Sculpture Garden

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HOUSTON SUPERSTORE 2410 Smith Street 713-526-8787 WESTCOTT AND MEMORIAL 5818 Memorial Dr 713-861-4161 SHEPHERD 1900 S Shepherd 713-529-4849

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