What are some of the top art spots in Houston?
When you purchase a home in Houston, you'll have access to a wide selection of cultural opportunities, including art museums. These institutions give you a chance to explore abstract, postmodern and other art forms, and provide plenty of chances for fun after you buy one of the homes for sale in Houston.
The Museum of Fine Arts
Visit The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) at 1001 Bissonnet Street to see art collections, exhibitions and films throughout the year. You can check out hundreds of masterpieces at various onsite venues, including two art schools, two gallery buildings, two gift shops, two house museums, a sculpture garden and a visitors center.
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Located at 5216 Montrose Boulevard, the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston has served the public since 1948 by providing exhibitions, film screenings and other cultural offerings. It's stainless steel building is a highlight of the Houston Museum District, and its two gallery spaces host between eight to 10 exhibitions every year. You can check out a variety of international, national and regional art here.
Art Car Museum
The Art Car Museum at 140 Heights Boulevard features a vast selection of motor-driven contemporary works, as artists use automobiles to reflect cultural, economic, personal and political themes. Enjoy designs inspired by the revolutionary art car movement, including low-rider and hippie van displays.