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October 26, 2021

Day of the Dead Celebration at Children's Museum Houston

Children’s Museum Houston will be magically transformed into a colorful, beautiful and bountiful Land of the Dead, bursting with incredible offerings of Mariachi, “sugar skulls” and marigolds in celebration of El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).

October 25, 2021

Final Days for Halloween Grosstopia™

Come partake in spine-tingling experiments, spirit-lifting activities and slime-filled fun during the final days of “Halloween Grosstopia.” Meander your way through the Museum in search of goblins, goodies and goo! Set out on a trick-or-treat quest every day from 4 to 6 p.m. on weekdays; and all day

October 20, 2021

Children's Museum Houston Great Gatsby Gala Raises Nearly a Million

Event co-chairs Devorah and David Krieger and Ashley and Jonathan Sloan hosted a hotsy-totsy wingding which raised $961,000 to provide innovative child-centered learning to Houston’s children and their families.

September 23, 2021

Halloween Means Slime Time at Children's Museum Houston

Halloween means it's time for slime! Check out a variety of slime recipe videos we've cooked up over the years at Children's Museum Houston.

September 22, 2021

Halloween Explore Abilities Day at Children's Museum Houston

Children’s Museum Houston invites you to Explore Abilities Day – an exclusive event for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and special learning needs to explore the Museum.

September 16, 2021

Free Books for September National Literacy Month

Children’s Museum Houston in partnership with Phillips 66 and Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation will provide free books to children in celebration of September National Literacy Month.

September 10, 2021

Mark your calendar! Halloween Grosstopia™ returns October 12!

Something icky this way comes. CMH welcomes the return of Halloween with its ooey, gooey celebration of all things creepy and crawly to mix up the family fun.

September 9, 2021

Celebrate Fiestas Patrias with music, dance and "El Grito" reenactment at CMH

CMH commemorates Mexico's Independence Day with fiesta, freedom and ballet folklórico on Saturday, September 18.

September 9, 2021

Children's Museum Houston partners with VCSA to celebrate Mid Autumn Fest

Revel in the majesty of the moon and the joys of the harvest as we celebrate the Vietnamese Mid-Autumn Fest on Saturday, September 25.

September 9, 2021

Children's Museum Houston now accepting nominations for Martel Award 2022

Calling all early childhood educators! Applications and nominations for Children's Museum Houston's Marian and Speros Martel Early Childhood Educator Award are now open.