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An Introduction to the Menil Collection, Houston, TX
Come along as we travel to Houston, Texas, to visit The Menil Collection. This museum and neighborhood of art spans 30 acres in the heart of Houston. It encompasses a main gallery building with four additional museum buildings and a Byzantine Fresco Chapel. The museum’s collection is built around several types of art loved and collected from the 1940s to the 1990s by the Menil Collection’s founders, John and Dominique de Menil. The Menil is also marked by the activism and spiritual pursuits All of the Menil’s campus buildings are entered at ground level, symbolic of its democratic ideals.