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Children’s Museum of Houston

Vivaldi Music Academy

Thursday, May. 10, 2018 – Thursday, May. 10, 2018

06:30 PM
US/Central

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Sit back and relax as you enjoy a breathtaking performance by the Vivaldi Music Academy children's choir and group strings that will light up the stage for all ages.

Event Time: 6:30 p.m. at Alcove

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES:

  • Costume Design Studio: Discover costume design and make your own costume based on your favorite character at Alexander Art Academy.
  • Leaf Symmetry: Using colored pencils, draw the missing half of your leaf at EcoStation.
  • Life Cycle Bracelets: Collect your own bracelet showing an animal morphing through different stages of life at Eco Station.
  • Design Your Own Superhero Mask: Conceal your identity and transform into a daring Superhero with your own mask at Junktion.
  • Choose Your Adventure Comic Book: Watch as the pages come to life as you create your very own comic book adventure at Junktion.
  • Superhero Speed Thaumatrope: Harness your superhero powers and make moving pictures with your hands at Junktion.
  • Roll a Rainbow: Be the first to cover the rainbow boardgame at  Math Cart.
  • Ghost Ring Physics: Come explore the physics behind how "ghost ring" vortexes move through the air at Science Station.
  • Starch Testing: Discover the importance of starch in your diet and test for its presence in common household items at Power Science Lab. 
  • Neutralization Reaction: Observe a neutralization reaction and learn how our body's digestive system works at Power Science Lab. 
  • Cabbage Chemistry: Using red cabbage juice come learn how to test the liquid in a cabbage for pH levels at Power Science Lab.
  • DNA Extraction: Learn about DNA and extract it from strawberries at Power Science Lab.
  • CAD For Kids: Program and create your very own 3D renderings through programming at Inventors' Workshop. 
  • Light Doodles with LED Light: Make an illuminating light pen and then make a glow in the dark masterpiece at Chevron-Houston Texans Maker Annex. 

***Activities and Events 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 - $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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