Bayou Bend at MFAH

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Attractions

Museums & Galleries

Bayou Bend is the former home of Ima Hogg, a famous philanthropist. Visitors can wander through 14 acres of woodlands and formal gardens, or check out the house that contains 4,800 various works of art. This art represents the American style from colonial to mid-19th Century. The house is a lovely lifestyle museum of that century. Please take note that children under ten years of age can wander the gardens but are not allowed in the house.

Location:  6003 Memorial Drive, Westcott Street

Business hours:  Tu-Sa 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Su 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.