Children’s Museum Houston


Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 – Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019

09:00 AM – 10:00 AM

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Rise and shine early birds! Museum Members are invited to an exclusive hour before doors are open to the general public on the second Saturday of each month.

This month, kick off Mid-Autumn Festival with a special Members-only performance! Catch Khai Tri Academy Dragon Dancers as they spread joy and happiness in Brown Auditorium at 9:30 a.m.

Set your alarm clock and don't forget the early bird gets the worm!​
Event time:  Oct. 12, 2019 from 9 - 10 a.m.


  • Nov. 9, 2019

*Members enjoy private and exclusive museum access from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.


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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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