Monday - Saturday:
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday Free Family Night
5 - 8 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 6 p.m.
Give the Children's Museum's tweets just a second to load. If you can't wait - check out what we've been twittering »
YOU’RE INVITED TO SUPERMAN’S BIRTHDAY!
The Man of Steel will make an appearance for supersized bash at the Museum's Summer of Epic Adventure!
Sunday, June 30
Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it's Superman™! The Man of Steel will “fly in” to the Children’s Museum of Houston’s Summer of Epic Adventure to celebrate his own birthday on June 30. We’re throwing him a birthday bash complete with “Happy Birthday” singing, supersized “cake”, and dancing to the Superman song. Superman™ first appeared in Action Comics, on June 30, 1938. His superpowers include superhuman strength, super speed, super durability, regeneration, and flight.
Event Time: 1 – 5 p.m.
•Superman’s Birthday Bash: How old is Superman™? Sing “Happy Birthday” to him and join him in a dance party in the Alcove.
Event Time: 2:30 p.m.
•Get Your Gear On – Superhero Accessories: Use colored and patterned duct tape to create awesome superhero accessories.
Event Time: Noon to 2 p.m. in the Alcove
•“Calling All Superheroes” Live Epic Showdown: You are invited to join the Telephone Man in a heroic adventure where he calls on the Boredom Bandit to give up and release the Brain.
Event Times: 1, 2 & 3 p.m. in the Brown Auditorium
•Epic Experience – iPad Comic Strip: Snap photos to create an action-packed comic strip using props and speech bubbles then adding special effects.
Event Time: 3 to 5 p.m. in the Alcove
•Keith Haring Action Figures: Channel artist Keith Haring making "pop art" action figures with bold outlines and bright colors at the Alexander Art Academy.
•Just a Minute: Superman™ can accomplish a lot in one minute with his super speed! How many things can you do in 1 minute? Try it at the ExxonMobil Math Cart.