Children’s Museum Houston


Thursday, Jul. 4, 2019 – Thursday, Jul. 4, 2019


Celebrate the country's 243rd birthday! Meet Captain America and Wonder Women as they inspire freedom and protection. Be one of the first to the Museum and get an American flag.  Join in on the fun as we throw a Kidpendence to remember!

Event: July 4, 2019 

Special Events:

  • Captain America and Wonder Woman Meet-and-Greet: Snap a selfie with the protectors of their universes as they stand up for all.
    • Event Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. throughout the Museum 
  • American Flag Giveaway: Show off your patriotic side and wave your flag.
    • Event Time: Beginning at noon*
  • Science Demo: Celebrate the red, white and blue with an Elephant Toothpaste demonstration.
    • Time: 1 p.m. in the Courtyard 

*While supplies last.

***Events, times and locations 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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