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Houston Museum District

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Great opportunity to visit many great museums within walking distance of each other.

If you like museums, you can spend several days walking from museum to museum and see some of the finest collections anywhere.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Lawton, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The museums are very interesting, but also pricey ($15 per adult). By comparison, you can go to the fine arts museum in Dallas for free. We wanted to visit the Asia Society Texas Center, but found out that all of the main exhibits were closed. Rice University is nearby, and very beautiful to look at, but unfortunately, with the traffic,... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

If you like museums, you can spend several days walking from museum to museum and see some of the finest collections anywhere.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Magnificent places to visit at Houston’s museums. Since & technology, Art and History and more. Thank you, Armando

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Dedham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

All in one package if museum based vacation...zoo also in area...can obviously get pricey and a touch overwhelming.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Houston's amazing!!! Enjoy the diversity if this area. Look up your favorite museum collection. International options for everyone. Perfect for young or old. Most have a free day check out the websites. Several of these locations are walkable. Plan your map and save some time parking. If you are doing biz in a downtown building, or the med center, the... More 

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Rayne, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This museum is not to be missed!! The exhibits are all wonderful, educational and very exciting for all members of any family. So much to do we bought a family membership to come every time we are in Houston. The museum district is also a beautiful area to walk with Hermann Park close by & great hotels (we always stay... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Located in midtown, having a treasure like this district is something that Houston should be proud of. Also in the district is the park with it's zoo and other attractions, a world famous medical center and the crowning Jewel - Rice University.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

A great ensemble of museums!! from natural science to ancient masterpieces a must if you want to visit the city of Houston! It is also located bear the beautiful Hermann Park where you can relax after many hours inside the museums.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This is a very cool part of Houston more than just a bunch of museums it's an entire area that has its own lifestyle, resturants, and hotels.

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Missouri City, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

There are many museums in this district and something for everyone. They include: Asia Society Texas Center Buffalo Soldiers National Museum Children’s Museum of Houston Contemporary Arts Museum Houston Czech Center Museum Houston DiverseWorks Holocaust Museum Houston Houston Center for Contemporary Craft Houston Center for Photography Houston Museum of African American Culture Houston Museum of Natural Science Houston Zoo Lawndale... More 

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Address: Houston, TX
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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