Announcements / Life in Houston
Looking for fun/different things to see and do on your days off? The BCM Medical Student Council will be sending out regular e-mails to let you know about some of the social, recreational, entertainment, and cultural events going on in the Houston area each month so you can make the most of your free time out on the town!
Museum Free Days
- Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum
- Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
- Holocaust Museum Houston
- Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
- Houston Center for Photography
- The Jung Center of Houston
- Lawndale Art Center
- The Menil Collection
- Rice University Art Gallery
- The Rothko Chapel
Specific Free Times (General Admission Only)
- Buffalo Soldiers National Museum - FREE, Mondays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Children's Museum of Houston - FREE, Thursdays, 5 – 8 p.m.
- The Health Museum - FREE Thursdays, 2 – 5 p.m.
- The John C. Freeman Weather Museum - FREE, Thursdays, Noon – 4 p.m.
- Houston Museum of Natural Science - FREE, Tuesdays, after 2 p.m.
- Houston Zoo - FREE Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Columbus Day, New Years Day & the Friday after Thanksgiving
- Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - FREE' Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Web sites to check out for upcoming events
City of Houston – Calendar of Events
This site has a calendar of local events plus weblinks to pages for various Houston attractions including museums, symphony, sports venues, theatres, etc.
Eventful – Houston Metro Area
Browse for area concerts, festivals, performances, nightlife events, etc.
Houston Museum District
Museum calendars and info, free days.
Houston area event listings.
If you have any suggestions or information regarding upcoming events, please e-mail the MSC Social Chair, Nicole Hannemann. Enjoy Houston!