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Art Car Museum

Open Now: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hidden local spot

We have always wanted to check out the Art Car Museum so we did so today. It is a small museum with... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Beverly S
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Unusual but Fanciful created Art Work and Cars

View the history and actual unique Art Cars. See the Creativity involved in the design and... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
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The Art Car Museum is a private institution dedicated to contemporary art. It is an exhibition forum for local, national, and international artists with an emphasis on art cars, other fine arts and artists that are rarely, if ever, acknowledged by...more
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140 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77007-3729
Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
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All reviews donations accepted exhibits change related items worth a stop rotating exhibits fun stop hour visit street parking great visit a lot of fun cars parade video bianchi showcasing politics media
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For sure worth a visit. The building itself is a piece of art already. A couple of very nicely done up cars. The 2006 winner of the art car parade is a real masterpiece, unbelievable how much time did they spent to put all these...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This free museum is a worthy stop when in the downtown area. There is a rotating group of cars on display, all uniquely and outlandishly decorated. The creativity and detail is truly special and you can get up close to see the cars, which gives...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We have always wanted to check out the Art Car Museum so we did so today. It is a small museum with a few art cars and videos about different people and the cars they have designed It was well worth the stop to see...More

1  Thank Beverly S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I brought my mom to visit the Art Car Museum on her first visit to Houston. She had seen pictures online and seen pictures I had sent her from the annual Art Car Parade in April. She was thrilled with the cars they had on...More

Thank Megan D
Reviewed 19 June 2018

View the history and actual unique Art Cars. See the Creativity involved in the design and manufacture, Modification Art Created by Individual Art Car enthusiasts and about the Annual Parade of these Art Gems.

1  Thank genoacowboy
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I'm from a different part of the country where art cars aren't part of the local scene. We don't have parades or exhibits of them. This little museum makes me wish we did. The exhibits change from time to time during the year, so you...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I visited the museum with a group of Urban Sketchers. The museum is quite small and so only 5 cars were on display. But those 5 were pretty special! Two art cars and three gorgeous classics, including a 110 year old Bianchi that survived 2...More

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This is for those into autos, art, and quirkiness. The museum has limited parking and is very small don’t expect a large display of rare antiques in fact really about only five autos were on display. Parking is limited here so best bet is street...More

Thank Hoben01
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Take a look at what happens when ingenuity serves humor. The creativity alone will bring a smile to your face, and you might just come up with an idea for your own parade entry...

Thank travelingBard23
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Since I left, the incredible Art Car Parade now has a permanent home. Don't miss this Museum if you can't be there during the Parade. These are NOT really cars; they are fantastical, whimsical art pieces.

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Bettie I
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Response from John T | Reviewed this property |
2017 was on April 8th. 2018 TBD usually 3 weekend of April, but Easter impacted the date in 2017.
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Always free! Can't beat that. 😃
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