Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Houston

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Houston is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Houston a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Houston.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Houston:

  1. Space Center Houston

    #1 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Space Center Houston

    Tags: Science Museum, Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: 1601 NASA Pkwy, Houston, Texas, USA 77058

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    “Houston, Houston… We’ve had a problem” These iconic words by members of the flight Apollo 13 are something the world remembers. The Houston section of NASA was responsible fo...Read more

  2. Museum Of Fine Arts Houston

    #2 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Museum Of Fine Arts Houston

    Tags: Art Museum, Sculpture

    Address: 1001 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas 77005

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston has a wide variety of Fine art objects that are worth a see. The Museum is home to some of the most striking art from all over the world. Art objects from Asia, Afri...Read more

  3. Old Town Spring

    #3 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Old Town Spring

    Tags: Walking Area, Street Market, Shopping Center, Neighborhoods

    Address: 403 Main St, Spring, TX, United States

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Old Town Spring is an area in old Houston. This small area is perhaps the oldest area in the city and its history can be traced back to the Native Americans who lived here. It is a neat little town ar...Read more

  4. The Menil Collection

    #4 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    The Menil Collection

    Tags: Art Gallery, Arts And Crafts, Sculpture

    Address: 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006, United States

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Menil Collection consists of an array of various art objects collected by Dominique and John de Menil. Their amazing collection of art and craft has become a famous Houston attraction due to its v...Read more

  5. The Orange Show Monument

    #5 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    The Orange Show Monument

    Tags: Art Gallery, Outdoors, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: 2402 Munger St. Houston, TX 77023

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    The Orange show consists of three interesting Weekend Attractions in Houston which includes the Beer Can House, The Orange Show Monument and The Houston Art Car Parade. All three attractions are absol...Read more

  6. Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

    #6 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum

    Address: 5216 Montrose Boulevard, Houston Texas 77006

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Contemporary Arts Museum is perhaps one of the most well-known museums of the city. The place is home to rolling contemporary art exhibitions from around the world. Located in the heart of the cit...Read more

  7. Rothko Chapel

    #7 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Rothko Chapel

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Statue

    Address: 3900 Yupon St, Houston, Texas, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Rothko Chapel is where religion and art go hand in hand. It was founded by the De Menils who also created the Famous Menil Collection of Houston. This lovely chapel is a must see in sequence with ...Read more

  8. Montrose

    #8 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Montrose

    Tags: Walking Area, Leisure, Architecture , Neighborhoods

    Address: Montrose, Houston, TX, United States (It is also known as Neartown)

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Montrose may be a residential neighborhood but it is also a popular tourist spot. The reason for its popularity is perhaps the very eclectic architecture of the houses in this area. The colorful townh...Read more

  9. Kingwood First Baptist Church

    #9 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Kingwood First Baptist Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 3500 Woodland Hills Dr, Kingwood, TX 77339, USA

    First Baptist Church is situated in Houston Itineraries in the United States. If you are making a plan to visit Houston then it will be a good opportunity for you to take a visit to Kingwood First Bap...Read more

  10. Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

    #10 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Baps Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Address: 1150 Brand Ln, Stafford, TX 77477, USA

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:45 pm Details

    BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir was established by BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha and the architectural design is quite interesting. It was built on the basis of Hindu Scriptures. You can find 33,000 hand-ca...Read more

  11. Isgh Masjid Hamza - Mission Bend Islamic Center

    #11 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Isgh Masjid Hamza - Mission Bend Islamic Center

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: 6233 Tres Lagunas Dr, Houston, TX 77083, USA

    Timings: 05:00 am - 10:30 pm Details

    Masjid Hamza is built on the principles of Islam and propagates togetherness through its teachings and various activities. The environment in the Masjid is very peaceful and you will find Muslims from...Read more

  12. Isgh Masjid Al Salam - Champions Islamic Center

    #12 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Isgh Masjid Al Salam - Champions Islamic Center

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: 16700 Old Louetta Rd, Houston, TX 77070, USA

    It will be a privilege if you are attending the Masjid As-Salam as well as meet new people. The Isgh Masjid Al Salam - Champions Islamic Center in Houston is known for its great deeds, as it organizer...Read more

  13. Bayou Bend Collection And Gardens

    #13 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Bayou Bend Collection And Gardens

    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: 6003 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77265, USA

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    A museum for American decorative arts and paintings, Bayou Bend Collection And Gardens is a must-visit place for art-lovers in Houston. The former home of Houston civic leader and philanthropist Ima H...Read more

  14. Jpmorgan Chase Tower

    #14 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Jpmorgan Chase Tower

    Tags: Landmark, Tower, Architecture

    Address: 600 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002, USA

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The tallest tower in the state of Texas, JPMorgan Chase Tower is one of the most sought-after tourist attractions in Houston. The 75-storey skyscraper mostly houses corporate offices and commercial sp...Read more

  15. Lakewood Church

    #15 of 43 Art and Cultural Attractions in Houston
    Lakewood Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 3700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027, USA

    Lakewood Church is considered to have the largest fellowship in USA, with over 52,000 members. It was established by John Osteen and his wife Dolores in 1959. It has over 16,000 seating facility insid...Read more

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