Children’s Museum Houston


Thursday, Jun. 20, 2019 – Saturday, Jun. 22, 2019


Are you ready for an emergency? Banfield® veterinarians teach us how to keep your cool and take care of your critter companions during an emergency all while having a tail-wagging good time. Check the heartbeat of an actual therapy pet with your own Banfield® stethoscope and more during our Banfield® Pet Academy Woof-shop!

 Woof-Shop Dates:
June 20, 2019 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
June 22, 2019 at 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.


  • Storytime: Hang out with a therapy dog while a vet reads "My Very Very Smelly Breath".
    • Time: June 20 from 5:30 to 5:45 p.m. in Kids' Hall 
  • Workshop: Learn everything you need to help your pet during an emergency.
    • Time: June 20 at 6 p.m. 
  • Meet-and-Greet: Chat with a vet and listen to a therapy dog's heartbeat with your very own stethoscope!
    • Time: June 20 from 6:30 to 7 p.m. 

***Activities, events and times subject to change.


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  • 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 Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum 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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