Children’s Museum Houston


Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 – Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019


Leaves are fallin and the temperatures are (hopefully) dropping. Breathe in the Fall air and celebrate the season with Opal Apples!

Event time: Nov. 9, 2019


  • Opal Apple Fall: Get a taste for Fall with apple decorating, tastings, displays and more in the Courtyard.
  • Backyard Bash: Come play Giant Jenga, Connect 4 and Corn Hole in the Courtyard!
  • Say Thanks: Make your own Fall-inspired thank you cards using leaf stamps in Art Academy.
  • Autumn Royalty Crown: Reign your Fall kingdom with this majestic headpiece in Junktion.
  • Thank You Leaves: Let us know what you're thankful for and add your appreciation to our Thank You Tree in Junktion.
  • Thankful Pumpkins: Create a 3D pumpkin with strips of thankful thoughts to celebrate fall in Junktion!

**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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