Museum District Apartments for Rent

Situated near in the inner loop, these Medical Center townhomes feature walk-in closets, stack-able washer and dryers in each apartment home.  Grab…

$ 1,100

5280 Caroline, Houston, TX 77004  Beds: 1-3 Baths: 1-3.5 Everyone knows that a location can make all the difference in the world.…


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Museum District Neighborhood Guide

First off, there is no such thing as cheap apartments in the Museum District.

The Museum District boasts 19 different Museums that boasts culture, science, and the arts. Many of these sport free viewing times. Be sure to check the websites of the museums in questions to see what fits your schedule. It’s something that shouldn’t be missed.  The area is also home to many older restored structures and buildings. Some of the more notable ones include the Museum of Natural Sciences, Fine Arts, and the Holocaust Museum. Whether you live in the immediate area or not, it’s definitely a part of town that should now be missed.

The majority of Museum District rentals will boast lavish amenities and conveniences that are sure to meet your extravagant lifestyle.  Resort style pools, loft-style apartment homes, and concierge services are just a few samples of what you will experience. Come see what life at Museum District has to offer.

If you enjoy shopping and dining, you will be happy to know there is no shortage of this in the Museum District area. Many of the museums and even the Houston Zoo boasts cafes, gift shops, and much more. If you have not been down to the area, it is definitely worth a trip for the whole family.

Renters in the area will also have convenient access to many popular destinations. Midtown is literally a stone’s throw away. You gain access to plenty of bars, clubs, and restaurants. Midtown rentals are extremely popular  for younger professionals. It’s highly walkable and offers plenty of bars, clubs, and restaurants.

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Not sure which location is best for you? You cannot go wrong here. You will be close to employment centers and the most popular parts of town like Upper Kirby, Montrose, and the Heights.

Attractions near the Museum District 

Hermann Park is a 445-acre park located inside the loop. It’s a public green space that provides access to plenty of activities including a zoo, golf course, and pedal boats.

The Houston Zoo is a must see. There are thousands of animals on exhibit. Millions of guests visit each year. There are many public and private events that you can be a part of. During the winter months, Zoo Lights is an attraction that shouldn’t be missed. Its pathways are illuminated with lights. Enjoy the sights and sounds of what the zoo is like at night.

Hermann Park Golf course is just minutes from downtown and literally lies within the Museum District. It is lighted and also includes a driving range. This golf course is open 7 days a week to the public.

Rents in the district have really increased the last few years in the area and are some of the highest in the entire city. Many old cheap apartments are now being torn down. Newer Museum District communities are replacing them. Renters who have become accustomed to paying lower rents will now be looking elsewhere to find deals. Luckily, Medical Center apts do sport low rents that are attractive to young professionals. If you turned off by the high rents, just drive a few minutes southwards, you should find more affordable rents.

Apartment Pricing near the Museums

Let’s talk about the pricing for apartments in the Museum District. If you are searching for 1 bedroom apartments, you should know that rents at the larger communities will cost over $1200 to start. But your paying for comfort and convenience. The older rentals have already been torn down or will be soon.

Before you start your search, check our listings. Much of the Museum District area is walk-able and with the nearby light rail, residents can get around the area without the use of a car. There is a myriad community involvement including sidewalk planning, the support of the police, and cultural events. You will also find myriad retails centers, restaurants, boutiques, and much more.

Getting Approved for a new Place Fast

When it comes to leasing rentals or condos in the Museum District, you will want to have all of your documents on hand for fast approval. This will mean having a form of acceptable payment, proof of income, and identification. Many apartments can now give you approval in minutes. The area is known for having plenty of luxury and furnished listings. But expect to pay more for a 1-3 month lease.

Best time to move to New Apartments?

Sometimes we don’t have a choice. The best deals and concessions are usually offered in the winter months. December is the slowest time of the year for “foot traffic” due to the holidays. This is the time that many Museum District rentals will offer free rent or waive all move-in fees.