Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - Brown Auditorium Theater

1001 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77005
713-639-7315
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Located inside the world-renowned MFAH, the Brown auditorium shows single screenings of films with high artistic merit. Foreign offerings are common, as are more obscure domestic productions. This is far from a traditional theater - no popcorn smell - but it might be one of the most enlightening movie experiences in town. Check the online calendar to see what's coming up.

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