Portraits in the Galleries: Drawing Workshop
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 – Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
• $25 Museum members
• $30 Nonmembers
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Get inspired with a morning of drawing among the art!
The program begins with a 45-minute, docent-led highlights tour of Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits from Holbein to Warhol. Then, you’re invited to pull up a stool and join Glassell School of Art instructor Jessica Ninci for a guided sketching session in the galleries, focusing on portraits.
Paper, pencils, and drawing boards are supplied, but feel free to bring your own sketchpads and drawing tools if you’d like.
HOURS & ADMISSION
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.
- 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.
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 HoursOpen 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
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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