Children’s Museum of Houston

Human Hamster Balls

Saturday, Mar. 9, 2019 – Sunday, Mar. 17, 2019


Spin out of control in these larger-than-life Human Hamster Balls! See the world through a big plastic ball. Event:  March 9-17 in the Alexander Family Courtyard.

Event times:

  •  March 9 - 17, 2019 
    • Location and time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • March 9


  • Must be between 5 and 16 years old.
  • Must be between 42” (106cm) and 64” (162cm) tall.
  • Must be between 30 pounds not exceed the maximum weight of 130lbs
  • Must safely fit in the bubble.

***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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