The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Passport Tour “Glories of the Ancient World”

Sunday, Jul. 12, 2015

02:00 PM – 02:45 PM

  Roman, Goddess, 1–100 AD, marble, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Rose and John J. Moran.

Visitors can make the MFAH their staycation destination! Guests can travel around the globe, through time, and to other worlds in 45-minute Passport Tours.

All are invited to join all of these summer tours and get to know the wonderful treasures that transform the Museum into an international crossroads of innovative ideas.

Additional Dates
Sunday, Jul 19: 2 pm
Sunday, Jul 26: 2 pm

Image: Roman, Goddess, 1–100 AD, marble, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Rose and John J. Moran.

About the Tour

Passport Tours in July
• Tuesdays: “Splendors of Asian Art”
• Wednesdays: "European Art from the Renaissance to the Impressionists"
• Thursdays: "​Treasures of Latin American Art"
• Thursdays: "Encountering Asia" (July 2, 16 & 30 only)
• Fridays: "African Royalty"
• Saturdays: "Staycation: Discover the Spirit of America"
• Sundays: "Glories of the Ancient World"

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  • 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

  • Beck Building

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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