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Cleo Garden at Bayou Bend

Bayou Bend Gardens | Former Home of Ima Hogg…now MFAH

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 9:58 pm   /   Activities and Attractions, Museums, Parks & Outdoor

Beautiful Mansion and Gardens Bayou Bend Gardens as well as the mansion called Bayou Bend is now a part of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston and is available to tour year-round. Most importantly, if one is seeking attractions in Houston and happen to be here in the springtime when the Azalea Trail is on […]

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Katy Contemporary Art Museum

Posted: August 3, 2016 at 1:57 pm   /   Art & Culture, Did You Know?, Houston Metro Area, Katy, Museums, Nonprofits & Charities

Katy Contemporary Art Museum The Katy Contemporary Art Museum (KCAM) is the only art museum in all of Fort Bend County! This museum opened on September 8, 2013. It was the dream of its founder, Ana Villaronga-Roman, who invested hundreds of thousands of her dollars into this venture. Created as a not-for-profit entity, almost all […]

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Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum becomes a New Venue

Posted: July 4, 2016 at 3:38 pm   /   Chapels and Churches, Did You Know?, Museums

Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum in Houston, Texas This is a look back at an exceptional museum exhibit which once graced our city for a time. Those of us who got to see it were fortunate to have had that experience! If you were not among its visitors, take a look at what you missed and […]

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The Houston Holocaust Museum

Posted: June 11, 2016 at 11:33 am   /   Museums, Nonprofits & Charities

In Memoriam Visiting the Houston Holocaust Museum is an experience sure to affect everyone that goes there in a significant way.  It would be impossible to look at all of the photos, videos, and artifacts left behind by the victims of this horrendous part of history without feeling something deeply. That monstrosities like this have […]

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Mars by artist MPA in the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Posted: May 9, 2016 at 7:42 pm   /   Museums, Nonprofits & Charities

The Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston is certainly a distinctive building from the exterior.  The architect Gunnar Birkerts designed a stainless steel clad parallelogram space.  Shafts of sunlight can bounce off of this reflective surface on sunlit days.  Even in cloudy weather, this building invites attention from passersby. Contemporary Arts Museum Houston 1972 was the […]

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