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Children’s Museum of Houston

XTREME COOL SCIENCE SHOWS

Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019 – Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019

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Stop by the Children's Museum of Houston and discover the science behind the super cold with demonstrations using liquid nitrogen. When things get xtremely cold, their physical properties change in fantastic ways. We will explore cloud formation, pressure waves, superconductivity, and of course we're going to freeze and break a lot of stuff!

Event times: 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Ewing St. 

Special Events

  • Circle Art: Round up your friends and make some loopy collages before the Pi showdown.
    • Event time: 10 a.m. to noon at Tree Top   
  • Xtremely Cool Science Shows: Let's freeze, break and make stuff blow using liquid Nitrogen!
    • Event time: 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at Ewing Street.
  • Shaving Cream Pi(e) Fight: Have a piece of π!  Watch as we shut down the street for an all-out shaving cream Pi(e) battle royal.
  •  Portable Pudding Pies: Experience the deliciousness of pudding pies by making your own portable vanilla or chocolate pie in celebration of Pi(e) Day!
    • Event time: 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. at Tree Tops

***Activities, events and times subject to change. This event will be cancelled if there are severe weather conditions.

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

  • Ewing St

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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