Every Thursday is free at the MFAH. They even stay open till 9pm on this day every week. Once a month, they have a special free event. It is usually a performance of some kind followed by a reception (also free!). I adore Eric Ladau, who is the host. This one sounds especially interesting!
From the KUHF Newsletter:
Sweet Treats at Artful Thursday
At the June Artful Thursday, Dr. Tacey Rosolowski follows the evolution of ever more playful and spectacular confections throughout the history and culture of the last 500 years. Join KUHF's Eric Ladau for this FREE event at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston at 6:30pm on Thursday, June 10.