Children’s Museum Houston

Boot Scootin’ Boogie WonderWeek

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020 – Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2020

10:00 AM – 06:00 PM

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Heel toe and do si do all the way down to the Museum to welcome the return of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

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It's not here for a long time but we're ready to have a good time as cowboys and cowgirls from all over ride into town for the best season of all. Dust off your boots and tip your hat to western culture with us!


The following activities are all day long, so stop by anytime to participate!

Creative Cactus
Use the official state plant of Texas as your muse as you create a mixed media work of art in Alexander Art Academy

Colorful Bookmarks
Never forget where you left off in the story you're reading when you design your own bookmark in Junktion

DIY Story Books
Don't wait for someone to write your story. Do it yourself with this mini book made by you in Junktion

Heart Glasses
See the world with your heart... glasses, that is, in Junktion

Learn more about Read Strong All Year Long sponsored by Phillips 66.


  • 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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