Children’s Museum of Houston

Villains and Their Minions WonderWeek

Thursday, Jun. 22, 2017 – Wednesday, Jul. 5, 2017


All of our favorite Sci-Fi superheroes occasionally have to battle the bad guys to test their strength and ability to overcome conflicts. Join us for our Villains and their Minions WonderWeek.


  • The Dark Side: Help balance the forces of light and dark with an artsy project inspired by the Nōtan art of Japan at Alexander Art Academy. 
  • Alien Invader Rings: Learn about the "dirty dozen" invasive species that threaten Texas forests and create your own ring to help identify them at Ecostation. 
  • Invasive Species Matching Game: Learn about invasive species that can damage our ecology in Texas and what you can do help at EcoStation. 
  • Darth Vader and Storm Trooper Masks: Become the most infamous sci-fi villain and one his minions at Junktion. 
  • EX-TER-MI-NATE: Create your own Dalek, the villainous droids from Dr. Who at Junktion. 
  • Secret Fortress: Try to hide your villain in a secret fortress where no one can find them at ExxonMobile Math Cart. 

***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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