Children’s Museum of Houston

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Celebration

Saturday, Mar. 3, 2018 – Saturday, Mar. 3, 2018

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Join us as we celebrate national "Read Aloud Month" during our whimsical Dr.Suess birthday celebration! Experience a day filled with special character appearances, Dr.Suess party giveaways(while supplies last) and special $2 off admission for visitors wearing their best Seuss-tastic accessories!

Special Events: 

  • Cat in the Hat Character Appearance: Meet the whimsical Cat in the Hat and his delightful helpers Thing 1 and Thing 2 along with the sly Fox in Socks!
    • Event time: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.  in Kids Hall Alcove
  • Happy Birthday Confetti Sing-Along: Join us as we sing Happy Birthday singing with confetti canons.
    • Event time: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.  in Kids Hall Alcove
  • DJ Dance Party: Sway to the beat of the grove and party with the coolest cat on the block during our DJ Dance Party.
    • Event time: 1 p.m. -  2 p.m. in Kids hall Alcove
  • Whotastic Storytime: Gather round as we explore the zany and magical works of Dr. Suess.
    • Event times: 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. at Parent Resource Library.

***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 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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