Children’s Museum of Houston

3-D Printing

Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 – Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018


The Children's Museum of Houston is offering a very comprehensive and hands-on 3-D printing making opportunity on January 13 and 14 in our Chevron-Houston Texas Maker Annex workspace. Come immerse yourself in the basics of 3-D design and 3-D printer operation in this introduction to the world of 3-D printing! All participants will design and create a 3-D printed object.


Upon completion of this Level 1 , Level 2, and Level 3 workshops, interested participants will be invited to join our brand new Kid's Maker Crew - with exclusive workshop and tinkering opportunities.


  • Workshop Dates: Jan. 13 & 14
  • Workshop time: 12- 1:30 p.m., 2-3:30 p.m., and 4-5:30 p.m.
  • Additional Information: Prior to arriving at the workshop, please register and create an account on Tinkercad.
  • Location: Chevron Houston Texans Maker Annex
  • Age requirements: Children 8 and up with accompanying adult (younger siblings will not be allowed in the workshop space.)
  • Fee: $5.00 (this is in addition to museum admission costs)
  • Workshop length: 90 minutes



  • Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Sunday, Noon - 6:00 pm
    Open Monday during Spring Break, Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day. Summer: Open Mondays Memorial Day through Labor Day. Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.  
  • General Admission: $12 per person and $11 for seniors 65 years and older. FREE for children under one and Museum Members. Free Hours: FREE FAMILY NIGHT: Thursdays 5 pm - 8 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking fees: 1 hour - $7 2 hours - $8 3+ hours - $9 Metered and street parking are available around the Children's Museum of Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum of Houston's spacious eatery, Fresh Café, offers nutritious eats and treats for any time of day! Enjoy a healthy meal with savory salads, preservative-free sandwich bread and vegetarian options prepared daily – fresh off the grill!

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