Children’s Museum Houston


Thursday, May. 30, 2019 – Thursday, May. 30, 2019

05:00 PM – 08:00 PM


Superheroes never compromise safety!  The Children’s Museum of Houston has joined forces with the Texas Medical Association’s (TMA) “Hard Hats for Little Heads” to gear you up for summer.

Stop by to receive a free, brand-new bike helmet and learn how to make sure it fits properly.  Giveaway is limited to the first 100 children to arrive during Free Family Night Thursday.

Event Time:   Free Family Night Thursday, May 30, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m.
***Limited to first 100 children to arrive.

***Activities, events and times subject to change.



“Hard Hats for Little Heads” bicycle helmet giveaway program was created to help reduce head injury among Texas children.  A properly fitting helmet can prevent almost all head injuries — up to 85 percent — the most common cause of disability or death in a bicycle crash.  Since 1994, TMA has given away more than 300,000 helmets to Texas children.


  • 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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