Children’s Museum of Houston
Families from 31 countries, all 50 states, and 905 other Texas cities have visited Houston and the No. 1 children’s museum in the US – the Children’s Museum of Houston! And over 95-percent of those visitors rated the Children’s Museum super high on the “worth it!” meter. You’re invited to experience a block-long “street” piled high with hands-on, minds on activities which change each week. Experience a whole town where kids call the shots, run the stores, run the government, solve mysteries, and decide which grown-ups get paid allowance. Enlist as S.E.C.R.E.T. undercover spy agent and crawl through laser tunnels, crack codes, and thwart evil villains who are trying to take over the Museum! Build robots, climb a three-story tower, and tackle a one-of-a-kind suspended challenge course. The Children’s Museum of Houston has been rated “America’s No. 1 Children’s Museum” by Parents Magazine, listed among Forbes, LA Times and USA Today’s “Best Children’s Museums in the U.S.,” Culture Trip’s “Museums and Landmarks to Visit in Houston,” and one of “Houston’s Must-See Museums” by Travel Channel. Can your mind come out to play?™
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.
- (713) 522-1138
Events at Children’s Museum of Houston
Programs & Activities
WORLDWIDE DAY OF PLAY
Sep. 21 - Sep. 21, 2019
Special Offers / Dining
- We have a Restaurant
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!
Within Walking Distance
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