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Menil Collection

1515 Sul Ross, Houston TX
(713) 525-9400

Take your time with the Menil Collection. This museum, designed by Renzo Piano, features a handful of special exhibits each year, and has an outstanding collection of African, Byzantine and Surrealist works. Perfect for a leisurely weekend afternoon; the lobby also provides a large black sack couch for visitors. The Menil campus includes the Cy Twombly Gallery, Rothko Chapel, the Menil Collection Bookstore, and the Byzantine Fresco Chapel. Free admission.