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Children’s Museum of Houston

Pikachu’s Birthday

Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 – Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018

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Calling all fiercest Pokémon trainers!  Celebrate Pikachu’s birthday and get energized while you hang out with Pikachu. Don’t forget your camera! Gotta catch ‘em all!

Special Events: 

  • Pikachu Meet-and-Greet: Get supercharged when you meet not one, but two birthday Pokémon.
    • Event time:  10 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the Museum.
  • Pokémon Trading Card Workshop:  Artist Christian Navarrete will show you how to generate Pokémon trading card illustrations in a 30 minute workshop. Recommended for ages 5+.
    • Event time:  11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. in Alexander Art Academy.  (Onsite sign up begins at 10:30 a.m.)

***Activities, events, and times subject to change.

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES:

  • Create a Planet: Design and name your own planet to add fun to the galaxy at Art Academy.
  • Back In A Flash: Be as fast as the Flash with your very own mask at Junktion.
  • Pyramid Hologram Projector: Project holographic images of your favorite superheroes by creating pyramid projectors at Science Station.
  • Makey Rock Band: Use Experiment with different electrical components as you try to build working circuits at Inventors Workshop.

 

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 - $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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