Children’s Museum Houston

Coco Movie Showing

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 – Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018



Embark on an unforgettable journey into the Land of the Dead to lift a generations-old curse in this Disney hit (Rated PG, 109 minutes).

Event times: Oct. 11- 18, 2018 

  • Tuesday - Saturday:  10:30 a.m., 12:30, 2:15 and 4 p.m.
  • Thursday Free Family Night:  6 p.m.
  • Sunday:  12:30, 2:15 and 4 p.m.


  • Picasso Frankenstein: It's alive! Patch together mixed media art materials to create Frankenstein's monster in Alexander Art Academy.
  • Pumpkin Power: Observe a pumpkin powered lightbulb to learn about alternative energy sources in EcoStation.
  • Freaky Frankenstein & Bride of Frankenstein Mask: Craft a mask to become Frankenstein's monster or his bride in Junktion.
  • Dough Creature: Send an electric current through conductive playdough to light up your very own monster at ScienceStation.
  • This Lab Rules: Think fast! Test your reaction time and learn the physiology behind how your body works at Power Science Lab.
  • Cabbage Chemistry: Test pH levels using red cabbage juice at Power Science Lab.
  • Hydraulic Creations: Bring hydraulic hinges to life by manipulating colorful syringes in Inventor's Workshop.

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


  • 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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