Children's Museum Houston ushers in the Holidays! Get ready to don your ugly sweaters, and give thanks with our Thanksgiving and Christmas events!
Save $2 on admission when you rock an ugly sweater.
(Admission applies to wearer and given at box office. Cannot be combined with other discounts. Offer good Nov. 21 to 27, 2022)
Turkey Jam: Yes, we are OPEN this Monday and the big bird is back! Celebrate Thanksgiving with tunes from DJ Ferbidden as you partake in turkey line dancing with the Children's Museum turkey!
Turkey Pardon: Watch our live turkey get a free pass from Kids' Committee President during this live event.
Selfies with Santa: The big man in red makes a memorable appearance this Thanksgiving eve. Don't miss this holiday photo opportunity!
Pumpkin Chunkin’: Break up into teams and scramble to fill the pumpkins as fast as you can! Then, watch physics and gravity do its thing as we drop the pumpkins from a lift to see how far it goes ka-boom. Guests vote on the biggest, and baddest SMASH! Participants are picked by raffle. Sign up at the tables in Concrete Jungle.
Thanksgiving Day: (Museum closed)
Gingerbread Man: Run run as fast as you can! You still can't catch the Gingerbread Man! This spiced cookie character makes an unforgettable meet-and-greet at the Museum.
The Nutcracker Live with Intempo Dance: Intempo Dance puts on a preview of this timeless classic ballet.