Children’s Museum Houston


Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 – Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019

11:00 AM – 04:00 PM


Zombies and ghosts and ghouls! Oh my! Join the ghoul group for a day of ghastly costumes, weird workshops, monstrous moves and more.

Event time: Oct. 19, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.


  • Ghoulish Fashion Workshop: Make your own ghastly Halloween costume then do your best zombie walk down the runway!
    • Event time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Brown Auditorium
  • Zombie Face-Painting Workshop: Get the basic facts behind your favorite monsters and learn how to paint your face like them in this 30-minute workshop!
    • Event time: Every hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Art Academy
  • Thriller and Monster Mash Dance Workshop: The zombies of Dance Houston bust their iconic moves and teach them to you!
    • Event time: 3 p.m. in Brown Auditorium

**Events, times and activities 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 Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum 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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