The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

A Members-Only Dinner Inspired by “Berthe Morisot: Impressionist Original”

Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 – Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

05:00 PM – 09:00 PM


Hosted by the MFA Café

Patron-Plus members of the MFAH are invited to an exclusive dining experience inspired by celebrated French artist Berthe Morisot. Please note that space is limited.

Schedule for the Evening
• 5 p.m.
Viewing of the exhibition Berthe Morisot: Impressionist Original

• 6 p.m.
Seating and cocktails in the MFA Café

• 6:30 p.m.
First course begins
(see menu below)

(on sale beginning October 23)
$110 per person
Includes tax and gratuity. No substitutions, no refunds. Space is limited. Open to MFAH members at the Patron level and above.

Questions? Contact hmirza@mfah.org or 713.353.1599.

► Plan ahead for your visit with parking information.


• At the “High-Ball” | Whiskey, ginger syrup, lavender tonic, lemon, herbes de Provence salt
• The Basket “Chair-Treuse” | Cognac, Chartreuse, apple simple syrup, jasmine float, bitters
• *Pâté on baguette*

First Course
• Seared snapper, fish fumet, beet jus, corn butter, pickled lime

Second Course
• Duck confit, cucumber, caramelized grapefruit couscous, field greens, house grain mustard

Third Course
• Smoked flat iron, charcoal potatoes, ratatouille, saffron béarnaise

Dessert Course
• Apple clafoutis, caramel cream, cognac meringue, tarragon pecan crumble

• Pairings of French wines


  • Tuesday - Wednesday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:15 pm - 7:00 pm
    Monday: Closed (Except Monday Holidays). Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
  • General Admission

    • MFAH Members FREE
    • Adults $15
    • Seniors (65+ with ID) $10
    • Military (with ID) $10
    • College Students (19+ with ID) $7.50
    • Youth (13–18) $7.50
    • Children (12 & younger) FREE
    • Certain special exhibitions are ticketed, with an additional charge.
    On Thursday, general admission is free for everyone.

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Make visiting a snap! Visit mfah.org/parking for complete parking info, including a map you can download.

    Two Parking Garages        

    Parking Garage Hours

    Open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

    Parking Garage Fees

    • Parking payments may be made only with major credit cards, or with MasterCard and Visa debit cards.
    • The first 30 minutes are always free. On Thursday, parking is free for visitors who enter the Museum between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
    • For hourly rates, go to mfah.org/parking
    Recommendation for guests with limited mobility: Use the covered drop-off lane at the Main Street entrance to the Beck Building, or use wheelchair-accessible parking in the garage at 1144 Binz Street.

Special Offers / Dining

Paolo Fronza, from Fellini Caffè, runs this sophisticated dining operation. Enjoy an array of Italian-inspired fare with a Texas flair, a European-style coffee bar, a kids menu, and much more at the MFA Café, located on the lower level of the Beck Building.

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