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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, March 31 | 6 PM

Filming the Rothko Chapel: A Conversation with Francois de Menil and David Leslie

This special event coincides with the virtual screening of the short version of Francois de Menil's documentary "The Rothko Chapel" (1972), including an interview with the Chapel's founders, Dominique and John de Menil. Organized by Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University, in partnership with the Menil Collection and the Rothko Chapel.

Wednesday, April 7 | 12 PM

Contemplation & Sound: Zarathushti (Zoroastrian) Tradition

For the month of April, the Rothko Chapel presents a meditation in the Zarathushti tradition, led by representatives of the Zoroastrian Association of Houston.

Wednesday, May 5 | 12 PM

Contemplation & Sound: Islamic Tradition

For the month of May, the Rothko Chapel presents a meditation in the Islamic tradition, led by Mohamed Hussein and organized by the Minaret Foundation.



In order to create a safe and healthy environment for our visitors, staff, and volunteers, admission to the Chapel will be managed by free, timed-tickets. Click now to reserve yours today.

Health & Safety

Your safety is our priority. While planning your visit to the newly restored Rothko Chapel, read through our health and safety guidelines to do your part in helping us maintain a safe and healthy environment for all.

Rothko Chapel to Celebrate its 50th Anniversary February 26-28

One of the world’s most beloved ecumenical centers marks this milestone with a series of events that celebrate its history and its ongoing mission.

Opening Spaces Campaign

Opening Spaces is a vital capital project focused on enriching the Rothko Chapel experience by preserving the Chapel as a unique sacred art site and spiritual place, and featuring a new north campus and expanded green spaces.



3900 Yupon St. at Sul Ross Houston, TX 77006

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