Admission is free.

Plan Your Visit

Museum Hours



Admission to CAMH is always free due to
the generosity of our members and donors.

Holiday Hours

Independence Day
Thanksgiving Eve
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Day
Early Closure
Early closure
Early Closure
Early Closure


Holiday hours vary annually based on
when they fall on the calendar.

In the Galleries

Drop-In Experience At CAMH, 2017. Photo By Ronald L. Jones.

Drop-in Experiences

Join us for a guided in-gallery discussion or pop-up activity that provides a creative opportunity for you to experience the current exhibitions in a unique and meaningful way. Led by our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Team, a group of artists and historians who assist with contextualizing CAMH’s dynamic exhibitions for diverse audiences. Drop-in Experiences are available between 1-4PM every Saturday. All ages are welcome.

Visit | Words+Art Workshop, 2017. Photo by Ronald Jones.

Group Visits

Tours at CAMH are designed to cultivate critical and flexible thinking. The programs developed by the CAMH Education Team aim to guide a visitor in the exploration of new spaces, ideas, and perspectives. CAMH offers group tours for visitors of all ages, backgrounds, and interests. If you are interested in finding out more, contact or 713.284.8276.

Visit | Museum Experience Day at CAMH, 2017. Photo by Ronald Jones.

Family Guides

Family Guides are designed for children of all ages, and provide opportunities for exploration, discovery, and conversation about the art on view. The guides are available in English and Spanish for free at the front desk of the Museum.

Getting Here

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is conveniently located in the Museum District.

Visiting the Museum District

CAMH is one of 19 organizations that make up Houston’s vibrant Museum District. Located within a 1.5-mile radius of the Mecom Fountain, Houston’s Museum District includes not only CAMH but the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The Menil Collection, the Houston ZooLawndale Art Center, The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and many, many more. Spend the day in Houston’s Museum District!

To plan your stay in Houston, go to

From the weekly food trucks to the local restaurants, there is something for everyone in the Museum District! Within walking distance of CAMH, you can find several restaurants serving a wide variety of cuisines, including Barnaby’s, Bodega’s Taco Shop, Pondi Café, Lucille’s, MFA Café, MF Sushi, The Monarch at the Hotel Zaza, and Pinewood Cafe.

For more information on the curated selection of food trucks at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, CLICK HERE.

The Hotel Zaza is situated in the heart of the Museum District and features a beautiful art collection, delicious restaurant, and luxurious spa. The Museum District is also conveniently located near the Medical District, Downtown, and Midtown — each has a variety of hotel options.

For more information about hotels near the Museum District, go to or

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