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As the nation’s fourth largest city, Houston has a lot to offer. Among its many ammenities, Houston has over 150 museums and cultural institutions in the Greater Houston area, museums are a large part of Houston’s cultural scene. The Houston Museum District currently includes 20 museums that records a collective attendance of just over 8 million a year. 1940 Air Terminal Museum 713-454-1940 20th Century Technology Museum 979-282-8810 Altharetta Yeargin Art Museum 713-365-5652 Alvin Historical Museum 281-331-4469 American Cowboy Museum 713-478-9677 Archaeological Institute of America 281-497-7382 Art League Houston 713-523-9530 Art Car Museum 713-861-5526 Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake 281-335-7777 Battleship Texas State Historic Site 281-479-2431 Bay Area Museum 281-326-5950 Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens 713-639-7750 Baytown Historical Museum 281-427-8768 The Beer Can House 713-926-6368 Black Heritage Society 713-227-0490 Blaffer Art Museum 713-743-9521 Buffalo Bayou ArtPark 713-521-0133 Butler Longhorn Museum 281-332-1293 Children’s Museum of Houston 713-522-1138 Contemporary Arts Museum 713-284-8250

Dickinson Historical Society/Railroad Museum 281-534-4367 DiverseWorks Artspace 713-223-8346 Doc Porter Museum of Telephone History 713-861-9784 Durham Bible Museum 281-649-3287 Fort Bend Museum 281-342-6478 FotoFest 713-223-5522 Friendswood Historical Society 281-482-2290 Galveston Arts Center 409-763-2403 Galveston County Historical Museum 409-766-2340 The Galveston Island Railroad Museum 409-765-5700 George Ranch Historical Park 281-343-0218 Gifts with Heart 713-747-0012 Glassell School of Art 713-639- 7500 Goodykoontz Museum of Girl Scout History 713-292-0300 Gulf Coast Museum of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History, Inc. 713-692-8735 Heritage Museum of Montgomery County 936-539-6873 The Heritage Society 713-655-1912 Holocaust Museum 713-942-8000 Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 713-681-8433

Houston Bicycle Museum 713-459-4669 Houston Center for Contemporary Craft 713-529-4755 Houston Center for Photography 713-529-4755 Houston Chinese Photographic Society 281-568-2873 Houston Community College Central Art Gallery 713-718-6600 Houston Computer Museum 281-293-7919 Houston Fire Museum 713.524.2526 Houston Maritime Museum 713.666.1910 The Houston Museum of Natural Science 713-639-4629 The Houston Police Museum 281.230.2353 Houston Railroad Museum 713.631.6612 Humble Museum 281-446-2130 The Jung Center 713-524-8253 Kemah Historical Society 281-538-1048 Katy Veterans Memorial & Heritage Museum 281-391-8387 Lawndale Art Center 713-528-5858 Lone Star Flight Museum 409-740-7722 The Marguerite Rogers House Museum 281-585-2803 Melody Maids Museum 409-835-4503

The Menil Collection 713-525-9400 The Military Museum of Texas 713-673-1234 The Moody Mansion Museum 409-762-7668 Museum of American Architecture and Decorative Arts 281-649-3997 Museum of American GI 979-446-6888 Museum of Cultural Arts Houston 713-224-2787 The Museum of Fine Arts Houston 713-639-7300 National Museum of Funeral History 281-876-3063 Museum of the Gulf Coast 409-982-7000 The Museum of Printing History 713-522.4652 Museum of Southern History 281-649-3000 Nature Discovery Center 713-667-6550 Nolan Ryan Foundation & Exhibition Center 281-388-1134 Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum 409-766-7827 The Orange Center for Visionary Art 713-926-6368 Pasadena Historical Museum 713-472-0565 The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts 281-376-6322 Pioneer Memorial Log House Museum 713-522-0396 Project Row Houses 713-526-7662 Rienzi 713-639-7800 Russian Cultural Center 713-395-3301 The Rutherford B.H. Yates Museum, Inc. 713-739-0163

Sam Houston Memorial Museum 936-294-1832 San Jacinto Museum of History 281-479-2421 Space 125 Gallery 713-527-9330 Space Center Houston 281-244-2100 Spindletop – Gladys City Boomtown Museum 409-835-0823 Star of the Republic Museum 936-878-2461 Station Museum of Contemporary Art 713-529-6900 Strake Jesuit Art Museum 713-774-7651 Texas Artists Museum 409-983-4881 Texas City Museum 409-948-3111 Texas Energy Museum 409-833-5100 Texas Forestry Museum 936-295-2155 Texas Prison Museum, Inc. 936-295-2155 Texas Seaport Museum 409-765-7834 Texas Southern University Museum 713-313-7145 Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site 979-345-4656 Veteran’s Museum in Texas 713-962-5214 Wallisville Heritage Park 409-389-2342 Watercolor Art Society 713-942-9966 WaterWorks Education Center 832-395-3791 West Bay Common School Children’s Museum 281-554-2994 Wharton County Historical Museum 409-532-2600 Woodlands Childrens Museum 281-465-0955 Woodlands Science & Art Center 281-363-7919

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