Free hours: Wed-Sun, 11am-7pm
Notes: Get a glimpse at one of the most prized art collections in Houston, featuring art from antiquity, the Byzantine world, tribal cultures, and the 20th century. It’s always free, but donations are suggested.
Free hours: Wed-Sun, 11am-6pm
Notes: Great news! You don’t need to wait until the spring to check out Houston’s nuttiest art cars. See them at this gratis museum, instead.
Free hours: Tues & Wed, 10am-7pm; Thurs, 10am-9pm; Fri, 10am-7pm; Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, noon to 6pm
Notes: This innovative art museum open since 1948 is always fresh and always free. Though donations are totally accepted.