Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

713-639-7300
1001 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005
713-639-7390
tours@mfah.org

Location

1001 Bissonnet Street
77005 Houston , TX
United States
Phone: 713-639-7300
Texas US
Located in the heart of Texas’s largest city, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is a dynamic cultural complex consisting of two museum buildings, two art schools, two decorative arts centers, and a sculpture garden. With its encyclopedic collection and an exciting schedule of international loan exhibitions and award-winning programs, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is one of the premier destinations in the United States for art lovers.

Facility Access Information

Wheelchair Parking Location: 
Audrey Jones Beck Building Coat Room
Main Entrance: 
5601 Main Street, Houston, Tx 77005
Accessible Entrance: 
All Beck Building entrances are wheelchair accessible, and the entrance to the Law Building on Main Street is wheelchair accessible. Visitor drop-off and pick-up is possible in front of the Bissonnet entrance to the Law Building and under the covered passenger drop-off lane at the Main Street entrance to the Beck Building.
Café / Restaurant: 
Café/Restaurant is wheelchair accessible
Wheelchairs Available: 
The Museum has 14 wheelchairs that visitors may check out free of charge. They are available from the bag and coat check rooms in both the Beck and Law Building lobbies and the Museum Visitor Center on a first-come, first-served basis. Motorized wheelchairs are permitted.
Accessible Restrooms: 
All restrooms are accessible
Segways: 
Segways Allowed
Service Animals: 
Allowed
Visitor Information Desk
The following items are available. Please ask for them at the information desk: 
Portable FM system (headsets and neck loops)/other amplification devices
Audio guides that can be accessed via cell phone
Tours and Scheduled Programs
Description: 
Admission for programs is free, but space is limited and preregistration is required. Visit the calendar at www.mfah.org/calendar for upcoming programs. For more information or to register, call 713-639-7324 or email tours@mfah.org.
Our Access Programs Use: 
Verbal Description Tours
Touch Tours
ASL Tours
Touch objects (replicas, facsimiles, props)
Verbal descriptions
Other Programs for Audiences with Diverse Needs: 
Looking Together - a program for visitors with Alzheimer's and their care partners