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Children’s Museum of Houston

Robotic Realities WonderWeek

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 – Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

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Help us celebrate the best robots, droids, and new technology of our reality and the future during our Robotic Realties Wonder Week.

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES:

  • Robot Lab: Tap into your creativity and create your own unique robot artwork by mixing and matching craft materials at Art Academy.
  • Inspired by Nature: Test your knowledge when you try to match inventions to their natural inspirations at EcoStation.
  • Shark Skimmer: Transform into Jaws when you craft your own hat with dorsal and caudal fins at EcoStation
  • Master Yoda Ears: Transform into Jedi Master Yoda when you create his famous ears at Junktion
  • Robot Rob Mask: Craft your very own robot mask at Junktion
  • "To Boldly Go”: Become part of the Star Trek Enterprise Crew when you design your own staff uniform at Junktion
  • Droid in Distress: Power up your droid through batteries before your opponent does at Math Cart.
  • Build-a-Bot: Create a robot figure by connecting various geometric shapes at Math Cart.
  • Mindstorms Obstacle Course: Engineer your own Lego EV3 Mindstorms to learn basic coding in the Maker Annex. Maker Annex: Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m.

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

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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