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Art Circle Home Tour
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016
Location : Home of Lester and Penelope Marks

More than 40 excited,eclectic art patrons gathered at the home of Lester Marks and Dr. Penelope Marks on Jan. 28 for a special home tour hosted by Holocaust Museum Houston’s Art Circle. The member-only event included some of Houston’s most influential art enthusiasts. The event supports the Art Galleries at Holocaust Museum Houston.

As one of the leading art collectors, Marks has been named by ARTnewsmagazine as one of the “Top 200 Collectors in the World” and as one to the “Top 100 Collectors” by Art & Antiques. In 2015, he and Penelope were named “Patron of the Year” by The Community Artists Collective for his lifetime of contributions to the artists and their communities.

Among those in attendance were Art Circle Chair Heidi Gerger, HMH Chair Gail Klein andHMH Executive Director Dr. Kelly J. Zúñiga. Also seen in the crowd were Marc and Jeri Shapiro, Dean Putterman, Susan Bischoff, Clara and EitanKuperman, Cheryl and Steve Golub, Marsha Wallace and Elizabeth Baker.

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Hours and Admission
The Museum is open to the public seven days a week.

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Noon to 5 p.m.

The Boniuk Library is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Library is closed Saturdays and Sundays.

The Museum is closed for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. For other holiday hours, visit the "Events" tab on the Museum’s Web site at www.hmh.org.


Members FREE
Children under age 6 FREE
Students age 6-18 FREE
College-level with valid school ID FREE
Seniors age 65+ $8
AARP members with valid ID card $8
Active-Duty Military $8
General Admission $12

Holocaust Museum Houston is free each Thursday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and on International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan. 27, 2017), Memorial Day (May 29, 2017), D-Day (June 6, 2017), and Kristallnacht (Nov. 9, 2017).

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Holocaust Museum Houston
Morgan Family Center
5401 Caroline St.
Houston, TX 77004-6804
Phone: 713-942-8000

Holocaust Museum Houston is a member of the Houston Museum District Association and is located in Houston's Museum District.

Holocaust Museum Houston is an accredited member of the American Alliance of Museums.

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