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Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden

1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1803
713-639-7300
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Great way to introduce art to kids

Get a drink or snack, my preference is ice cream; and walk around to view the sculptures. This... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tsf_tx
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Texas, United States
Too puny to visit for sculptures, visit for the garden area

I love sculptures but although the garden with tables and chairs provides a nice neighborhood... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Anonymous855
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Trabuco Canyon, California
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1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1803
The Museum District
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Get a drink or snack, my preference is ice cream; and walk around to view the sculptures. This place is a little hidden gem in the city and a great way to introduce kids to art and listening to their thoughts about the pieces is...More

Thank tsf_tx
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I love sculptures but although the garden with tables and chairs provides a nice neighborhood respite, the number of actual pieces was low. All the construction going on around the site is also distracting. Tip: Purchase a beverage from the coffee bar in the MFA...More

Thank Anonymous855
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Just attended Houston Livestock And Rodeo. We were on top level. WHere walking shoes. The incline is easier than stairs, but very challenging for elderly or handicapped. Food and drinks were very expensive. $8.95 per beer!

Thank liketotravel1977
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Loved walking in this space. Very peaceful, cool and inviting. Would .love to go back in summer. Most of displays seemed very modern and were well spaced, allowing you to move around them and enjoy all facets.

Thank petraAbuDhabi_Uae
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location featuring a diverse collection of sculptures. If you're going to the MFA make time to visit this lovely space too.

Thank TripleLily
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a very relaxing place to get a relaxing respite from this crazy busy city. Houston has an abundant amount of these cultural getaway showcasing a wonderful city that plans and executes well. This sculpture garden is wonderful. The unique and world class pieces...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

After visiting The MFA, we found this unique sculpture museum just outside the MFA. The tranquility of the place helped release the stress of the week. Right on the other side there's a waffle truck you can get food from, being it back to the...More

Thank Mari M
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Unique and well placed sculpture of various sizes, styles and shapes, and metals. One of the surprising pieces was one that looked like a ivy type that appeared dry (dusk in December) and was actually the metal art dropped over a low wall.

Thank Ronnalee N
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The Cullen Sculpture Garden is an attractive sanctuary. They have an impressive collection of world class sculpture in a wonderfully landscaped space. It is across the street from the MFA. Great place to eat a bag lunch away from the hustle and bustle.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is across the street from the Contemporary Art Museum and the Museum of Fine Art it's unpretentious and a great place to take the kids so they can blow off steam after being quiet at the museums-- plus there is usually a food truck...More

Thank mcfiddle
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