Sensory Friendly Day

Join us for a fun, enjoyable and interactive learning experience in a comfortable and accepting environment during this private event.

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*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
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All Ages
Admission
$5 Per Person
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About the Event

**This event has been cancelled. The Museum will remain closed through April 30.***

Children with autism spectrum disorder and their families are invited to experience the Museum with dimmed lights, limited extra sounds and no distracting motions during this private event. Extra signage is added to help visitors determine things not to climb on, and entrances between exhibits where it is good to stop and wait for an adult before continuing. Our Sensory Friendly Days offer a wonderful relief from extra stimuli. These exclusive events include the following modifications:

  • Less crowded environment
  • Light and sound reduction
  • Extra visual safety signage
  • Designated quiet rooms

April is World Autism Month so we invite you to wear blue and make 2020 the Year of Kindness.

*Please note, the Museum is closed to the public for this special event. Registration is required.*

KIDS' HALL ALCOVE ACTIVITIES

Easter Bunny

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Somebunny special is hopping over to meet you

NEW KIDS' HALL ACTIVITIES

Thriver

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Learn all about adaptable and accessible fitness

Cognitive Develop Lab at University of Houston

10:00 am to 2:30 pm

Understand how playing with your child can affect their learning

Behavioral Innovations

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis and connect with new resources

Jamboree Pediatric Dentistry

10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Learn all about this pediatric dental office that specializes in providing services to kids with special needs

H-E-Buddy

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Visit with H-E-B's friendly mascot

TREE TOP ACTIVITIES

Smiles and Fur Friends

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Specially trained pups bring their unconditional love and furry comfort

POWER PLAY ACTIVITIES

Creative Movement with the Houston Ballet

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Adapted Dance Offsite Program brings mini dance lessons for visitors to enjoy

Fresh Café is not open during this event. You may bring your own lunch and snacks. Registration is recommended for this event.

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*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
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All Ages
Admission
$5 Per Person
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Accessibility
See Accessibility
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