I Have a Dream WonderWeek
Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 – Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. dreamed for us to live in a world where we would “not be judged by the color of [our] skin, but by the content of [our] character.” Visit the Museum during its Have a Dream WonderWeek, where Martin Luther King, Jr., is celebrated and remembered with special events and activities. Don’t forget about your own dreams!
ON-GOING MLK HAVE A DREAM ACTIVITIES:
- Peace Plates: Paint a plate and display it at home as a reminder to show kindness to others at Art Academy.
- Recylcled Magazine Bracelets: Upcycle used magazines into beads and create your own unique bracelet at EcoStation.
- Reduce Reuse Recycle: Help bring the dream of a better environment to life by learning important disposal lessons in a fun sorting game at EcoStation.
- Dream Clouds: Share your dreams for changing the world at Junktion.
- Peace Doves: Create a world symbol of peace at Junktion.
- Star Promise: Take the pledge to be kind and fair at Junktion.
- Martin Match: Play a memory game to match numbers to the number of letters in a word that relates to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's, "I Have a Dream" speech at ExxonMobil Math Cart.
- Penguin Race: Compete to see whose penguin is the fastest at ExxonMobil Math Cart. (For Toddlers)
HOURS & ADMISSION
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 - $5 2 hours - $6 3+ hours - $7 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 Cafe, offers nutritious eats and treats for any time of day! Enjoy a healthy meal with fresh salads, preservative-free sandwich bread and vegetarian options prepared daily - all at low prices.
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