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The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art

2402 Munger St, East End, Houston, TX 77023-5140
+1 713-926-6368
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Did a drive by only...

We drove to this and were unimpressed. We opted to not even get out of the car. Nothing at the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Shawn R
Canton, Michigan

I wasn't sure what to expect of this place from the reviews online, but I am glad that I went. It... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
San Antonio, Texas
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A celebration of everyone's favorite citric fruit: art and memorabilia of and about the orange.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“foundation” (5 reviews)
“monument” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2402 Munger St, East End, Houston, TX 77023-5140
+1 713-926-6368
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

We drove to this and were unimpressed. We opted to not even get out of the car. Nothing at the scene drew us in or made us want to stop the car to take a closer look.

Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect of this place from the reviews online, but I am glad that I went. It is a novelty place resembling a long forgotten roadside attraction. It is small, it doesn't take long to go through, but it is the...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I am really not a fan of this type of obsive folk art. It is a bit more interesting than the beer can house in that the structure is more varied but taken/inspired by the vision of the creator of this jumble of stuff and...More

2  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you like odd art then you will probably like this place. It's a testament of what you can do with recycled objects. Charge $5 admission, kids under 12 are free. It's worth a visit. Be sure and check out Smithers Park just down the...More

Thank SDDC11
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I found this not an uplifting experience: the scope, vision resulted in a melancholic experience. The creator had steam and oranges on his mind, expected the world to appreciate the vision he had created. The world did not come. Well worth the experience. The young...More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This place is very eclectic and colorful. It costs a few dollars to get in (it goes to the restoration of it) but it is a fantastic place to take pictures - many neat colorful backdrops including hearts and mosaics, and different light levels. There...More

Thank travelintexas79
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Disappointing. The place has not been kept up. It takes just a few minutes to see it and they charge $5. It's quirky in a folk art form. There is the new Smither Park just down the street, a better use of your time.

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 27 July 2016

As a local, I have had the honor of visiting this unique folk art monument. Everyone has a dream and this was one man's tribute to his. It is a fun place, yet small place to explore, and a great place to take pictures.

Thank Robyn R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Houston has some wonderful folk art, much of it overseen by the Orange Show Foundation.We last visited years ago and enjoyed it very much, but it was closed when I was there last month. However they have built a very fun wall close by so...More

Thank sidcaver
Reviewed 9 July 2016

we discovered this weird magical place by accident. It's placed right next to all these small houses. you can't even really describe what this is - a park, a museum, a playground, an art show - you just have to discover the history of this...More

Thank Franziska B
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