Houston Museum District, Houston

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#6 of 39 in Museums in Houston
Within a 2.4 km (1.5 mi) radius of Mecom Fountain, Houston Museum District features 20 museums showcasing art, science, culture, and history. Take the opportunity to learn about cultural and business connections between nations of the East and the West. You can find out more about the Holocaust, browse through extravagant Bohemian crystal pieces, tour the insides of a giant human body, and meet 6,000 animals of various ecosystems within the district. See artifacts and documents relating to African-American history, including the military life of Buffalo soldiers. Children's Museum of Houston, rated a top children's museum by Parents magazine, educates kids as they play throughout the 14 hands-on, interactive exhibits. Plan your Houston Museum District visit and explore what else you can see and do in Houston using our Houston sightseeing website .
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  • Surprisingly, the art scene in Houston is pretty good. In the museum district - you have The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Museum of Natural Science, Children's Museum of Houston, The Health Museum, Ho...  more »
  • This exhbit gave you a audio with admission. The special exhibit was very well done and one of the largest collections of Van Gogh paintings I have seen. Their permanent exhibits are all very worth wh...  more »

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