National Engineers Day

February 4, 2024

Children’s Museum Houston inspires young minds with a day of creative engineering exploration

Saturday, Feb. 24 beginning at 10 a.m.


Get ready to embark on a discovery that will ignite your curiosity, challenge your intellect, and leave you with a newfound appreciation for the world around you. Engineering is a gateway to endless possibilities and a chance to shape the future with your innovative ideas. National Engineers Week is Feb. 18 to 24, 2024.




From 10 am to 4 pm in Kid's Hall:

  • BattleBots:  Craft yours then challenge others or take on our Makers (While supplies last).
  • Sail Cars: Build a sail-equipped car and test its wind-catching abilities with a tabletop fan.
  • Balancing Sculptures: Manipulate the center of gravity using different objects.


From 10 am to noon in FlowWorks: (Weather permitting)

  • Water Robots: Explore the mechanics of water-treading robots.


From noon to 2 pm in Kid's Hall:

  • LEGO© Robots:  Build and code a variety of robotic designs.


From 2 to 4 pm all around Museum:

  • Robotic Takeover!: Dash and Sphero will make appearances in engineering challenges.


All Day in Kids' Hall Alcove:

  • Houston Bricks: Come marvel at the magnificent creations designed by LEGO© Masters.



National Engineers Day

Feb. 24, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.                    

Activities, events and times subject to change.