Houston Center for Photography
HCP is an organization dedicated to the art of photography. HCP also offers year round exhibitions, over 300 photography classes and workshops year-round.
Free hours: Wed, Thurs, Sat, and Sun, 11 am - 7 pm; Fri, 11 am - 5 pm
Notes: Hit HCP’s free galleries (donations are always appreciated), where you’ll find some truly fine works of contemporary photography that will have you second-guessing every Insta you’ve shared of your favorite brunch cocktail and high-rise buildings. If you experience FOMO and want to up your skills, the art venue also offers over 300 photography classes and workshops year-round, though you’ll have to shell out some cash for those.