10 Free Must Visit Museums in Houston

1.The Menil Collection

Where: 1515 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
Phone: (713) 525-9400
Email: info@menil.org
Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 11 am — 7 pm. Free admission.

Founded by John and Dominique de Menil after a brush with death (narrowly escaping Nazi France in 1941), the Menil Collection stands as a tribute to many of the world’s most enduring cultural and artistic legacies. The Collection houses one of the most significant acquisitions of the twentieth century, featuring pieces from major periods — Antiquity, Medieval and Byzantine, Tribal, and Contemporary, to name a few — that form the vibrant array available to the public free of charge. Few places can accomplish such a level of entertainment while offering an enriching experience that doesn’t break the bank. Explore the collections, plus details about events and planning your visit, online.

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