You're invited to unwrap the holiday magic, spread the joy and bring your friends to the Museum’s “By Golly! Let’s Get Jolly!” winter wonderland that has no end, now through January 7, 2018.

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The Special Elite Crime Resolution and Espionage Team needs agents age 8 and up for a Houston adventure mission to help protect the Museum.

The Special Elite Crime Resolution and Espionage Team needs agents age 8 and up for a Houston adventure mission to help protect the Museum.
The Challenge Course

Welcome to The Ropes Challenge Course where your physical agility, stamina, and balance are put to the test across a seven-obstacle course.

Welcome to The Ropes Challenge Course where your physical agility, stamina, and balance are put to the test across a seven-obstacle course.
Holiday Hours

Check out the Museum's holiday schedule, including special hours, and days opened and closed.

Check out the Museum's holiday schedule, including special hours, and days opened and closed.
Save with CityPASS

Save 48 percent on admission to Children's Museum of Houston, plus four more top Houston attractions for kids and families.

Save 48 percent on admission to Children's Museum of Houston, plus four more top Houston attractions for kids and families.
Kidtropolis

Kidtropolis, USA marks a brand new spot on the map as a real-life kid metropolis complete with a skyline, city government, and occupations.

Kidtropolis, USA marks a brand new spot on the map as a real-life kid metropolis complete with a skyline, city government, and occupations.
PowerPlay

Push your limits and discover how your body reacts to a variety of physical challenges in PowerPlay!

Push your limits and discover how your body reacts to a variety of physical challenges in PowerPlay!
FlowWorks

Dive into the forces and properties of water through waves, vortices and rapids, exploring the fascinating concept of hydropower!

Dive into the forces and properties of water through waves, vortices and rapids, exploring the fascinating concept of hydropower!
How Does It Work?

Ask and discover the answers to your own science questions with tons of hands-on, investigative experiences.

Ask and discover the answers to your own science questions with tons of hands-on, investigative experiences.
Invention Convention

Step into a workshop of gadgets and gizmos where kids create, concoct and construct contraptions.

Step into a workshop of gadgets and gizmos where kids create, concoct and construct contraptions.
Cyberchase

Cyberchase presents math in a fun, kid-friendly environment, allowing children to make use of their critical thinking skills.

Cyberchase presents math in a fun, kid-friendly environment, allowing children to make use of their critical thinking skills.
Holiday Happenings

'Tis the season for a holiday takeover at the Children's Museum of Houston. Family Events in Houston!

'Tis the season for a holiday takeover at the Children's Museum of Houston. Family Events in Houston!
Membership

Enjoy free admission all year long, plus special members-only events with a Children's Museum of Houston membership!

Enjoy free admission all year long, plus special members-only events with a Children's Museum of Houston membership!
Fiddle Sticks Toys

Unique children's gifts! One of the best toy stores in Houston can be found at the Museum. Educational games for all ages.

Unique children's gifts! One of the best toy stores in Houston can be found at the Museum. Educational games for all ages.
Gift Cards

Gift Cards make great gifts for the holidays and birthdays!

Gift Cards make great gifts for the holidays and birthdays!
Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child with a birthday party at the ultimate Playground for Your Mind! A unique place to have a birthday party in Houston.

Celebrate your child with a birthday party at the ultimate Playground for Your Mind! A unique place to have a birthday party in Houston.
Host an Event

Looking for a place to hold your next event? Our Museum is an affordable and unique destination that's perfect for guests of all ages.

Looking for a place to hold your next event? Our Museum is an affordable and unique destination that's perfect for guests of all ages.
Group Visits

Make new discoveries about science, the environment, culture, math and the arts with a group visit for kids of all ages for interactive fun.

Make new discoveries about science, the environment, culture, math and the arts with a group visit for kids of all ages for interactive fun.
Read Strong All Year Long

We invite you to use our museum as a learning space which supports your child’s reading abilities.

We invite you to use our museum as a learning space which supports your child’s reading abilities.