Children’s Museum Houston

DJ B.R.U.C.E. W.A.I.N.E. Back to School Bash

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 – Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

05:00 PM – 07:00 PM


Put on your dancing shoes and come move to the beat of DJ B.R.U.C.E. W.A.I.N.E. coolest tunes during our Back To School Bash Dance Party.

  • Event time: 5-7 p.m. in Kid's Hall Alcove.


  • Spinning Into Space: Warp speed ahead! Turn dots of paint into streaks on your paper as it moves into hyper drive at Art Academy.
  • Pocket Solar System: Create a scale model of the solar system that fits in your pocket at EcoStation.
  • Phases of the Moon Flip Book: Discover how the moon changes its appearance in the sky when you create your own flip book at EcoStation.
  • No Troll Left Behind:  Become a Troll from a faraway land when you make your own hair prop at Junktion.
  • Unidentified Flying Object: Aliens have landed at the Museum! Help them get back home when you design a spacecraft for them at Junktion.
  • Final Frontier Rocket: Blast off into the unknown when you engineer this fast, flying rocket at Junktion.
  • Makey Makey Rock Band: Use a computer program to create your own electronic guitar, piano or drum set in the Maker Annex.
  • Egg Drop Landers: Can you build a carrier that will protect an uncooked egg from breaking after dropping at a certain height? Find out in the Maker Annex.Maker Annex: Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m.

 ***Activities, events, and times 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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