Museum Experience Zone 2
Asia Society Texas Center, Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, Czech Center, Holocaust Museum Houston, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston Museum of African American Culture
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, free to $12
Put on your walking shoes for a super-sized helping of culture, because the museums in Zone 2 are opening their doors for a daylong celebration of art and history. Check out the Japanese bamboo art at Asia Society (free), view historical re-enactments at the Buffalo Soldiers Museum ($3 to $5), participate in egg painting at the Czech Center ($3 to $5), make your own polymer clay sculpture at HCCC (free) and view a pair of amazing exhibits over at HMAAC (free). For a high-tech, futuristic experience, don't miss the artificial-intelligence avatar of a Holocaust survivor and ask the hologram questions at the Holocaust Museum ($8 to $12). Times vary, visit the Houston Museum District Association website for details.