The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The Human Experience: Love, Romance, and Everything in Between

Thursday, Sep. 24, 2015

01:00 PM – 01:45 PM

  Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Moonrise: Soldier and Maiden, 1905, oil on board, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Audrey Jones Beck.

Fall Tour Series: The Human Experience
The history of the world is the story of the human experience in all its triumphs and tragedies, grandeur and follies.This series of 45-minute tours explores five universal themes, using examples from both Western and non-Western cultures. Get to know the wonderful treasures that make the MFAH a crossroads of innovative ideas from around the world and throughout time.

Image: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Moonrise: Soldier and Maiden, 1905, oil on board, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Audrey Jones Beck.

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  • Wednesday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday, 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday - Saturday, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Sunday , 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Monday (Except selected holidays) | Closed.
    • Tuesday | Closed.
    • Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day | Closed.
  • Museum Admission

    ALL ACCESS tickets provide entry to Special Exhibitions and the MFAH Permanent Collections. Purchase online or drop by any admissions desk.
    • MFAH Member  FREE
    • ALL ACCESS (Adult 19+)  $24
    • ALL ACCESS (Senior 65+ with ID)  $20
    • ALL ACCESS (Youth 13–18)  $20
    • ALL ACCESS (Child 12 & Under)  FREE
    • *Thursday MFAH Permanent Collections (All Ages)  FREE
    • *Thursday ALL ACCESS (13 & Up)  $10
    On Thursday, admission to the MFAH Permanent Collections is free for all individuals, courtesy of Shell USA, Inc. Special Exhibitions require a separate, discounted ALL ACCESS ticket.

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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