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Children's Museum of Houston

Save 48% on admission to the top 5 Houston attractions with CityPASS.


  • Step inside the building zone and learn about physics and engineering with hands-on activities.
  • Ask and discover the answers to your own science questions with tons of hands-on, investigative experiences.
  • Dive into the forces and properties of water through waves, vortices and rapids, and explore the fascinating concept of hydropower.
  • Step into a workshop of gadgets and gizmos where kids create, concoct and construct contraptions and use their imagination to become inventors,
  • Push your limits and discover how your body reacts to a variety of physical challenges: climb the 40-foot Power Tower; test your strength at Grip It; complete a special power missions; and more.


1500 Binz Street, Museum District
Houston, TX 77004
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Summer (Memorial Day-Labor Day): Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, noon-6pm; Thu, 10am-8pm
Non-Summer: Tue-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, noon-6pm
Non-Summer: Open select Mondays (check website).
Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

(713) 522-1138


Discount: Get 10% off your purchase of $25 or more at Fiddle Sticks Toys. See booklet for details.

Advice for Visitors


  • The Children’s Museum is for the young and young-at-heart; however, exhibits are specifically designed for children from birth to age 12.
  • Check the calendar to see what’s going on during the day of your visit; see details
  • All exhibits are in Spanish/English.
  • Thursdays 5pm-8pm are Free Family Nights and may be more crowded.


  • Dining: Fresh Café
  • Gift Shops: Fiddle Sticks Toys

Best time to visit: Visit weekdays after 1pm when it's less crowded.

Accessibility: All hallways, exhibits and restrooms are handicap accessible.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: Call (713) 535-7238.

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