Find Museums in Texas
There are around 600 museums in Texas. This is more than one third of all the tourist attractions listed in this state. Top cities in Texas with popular museums are Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin and Fort Worth. The major types of museums listed here are arts museums and history museums. Then there is also science museums listed in Texas. You may find a list of all categories of Texas attractions on this page to choose from.
The Lone Star State may not seem like much of a museum destination but it actually boasts of several ones throughout the entire state. Its oldest art museum is the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth was founded back in 1892 and still continues to attract visitors to this day.
Texas is also home to other notable museums and cultural institutions such as the Will Rogers Memorial Center, Amon Carter Museum, the Kimbell Art Museum, the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame and the Bass Performance Hall located in downtown Fort Worth. The Arts District of Downtown Dallas also boasts of several attractions such as the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Trammell and Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art and the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House. Museums in Texas collect and care for cultural, scientific and historical objects that are sure to interest anyone of any age.
Top 10 Museums in Texas
Visit the top museums in Texas. Click on a museum bellow to find the detailed information.
- The Alamo, San Antonio
- Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston
- The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Dallas
- Space Center Houston, Houston
- Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth
- USS Lexington, Corpus Christi
- The Menil Collection, Houston
- The Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston
- Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth
- Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas
Find in Texas
We have listed tourist places of Texas in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find all Texas attractions of that type.
- Amusement Parks (55)
- Theme Parks (25)
- Water Parks (27)
- Nature Attractions (677)
- Parks (528)
- Lakes (90)
- Beaches (11)
- Waterfalls (25)
- Hiking Trails (11)
- Campgrounds (28)
- Museums (577)
- Arts Museums (173)
- History Museums (345)
- Natural History Museums (18)
- Science Museums (43)
- Zoo (31)
- Landmarks (18)