Museum Hours

Regular Hours
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
12 pm – 6 pm
Closed*
10 am – 6 pm
10 am – 6 pm
10 am – 8 pm
10 am – 6 pm
10 am – 6 pm

Experience America’s #1 Children’s Museum

Houston’s only museum designed exclusively for children features exhibits that will excite, engage and inspire your kids in a whole new way.

Ticket Pricing
Children Under 1
Free
Adults and Children (Ages 1+)
$12
Senior Citizens (Age 65+)
$11
Members of Military with Active ID
$10
SECRET Spy Game
$7*
*Not including General Admission

Keeping our space safe and family-friendly is important. To enter the museum, your group must include a child age 12 or under.

Museum Hours

Temporary covid-19 closure
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed

Ways to Save

Free Family Night

Free admission is available to everyone every Thursday night, 5 pm - 8 pm. The only requirement is that you bring a child with you!

Funding courtesy of Laura and John Arnold, William J. Hill, Houston Endowment, The Junior League of Houston, Inc., LUKOIL Overseas Offshore Projects, Inc., John P. McGovern Foundation, Houston Pi Beta Phi Foundation and The Wortham Foundation, Inc.

Active Military with ID

$10 tickets are available for active military personnel and their families. Valid for up to 6 individuals per visit; may not be combined with any other discount or offer. Active military member must be present to receive discount.

ASTC Travel Passport Program Members

Members of the ASTC Passport Program receive free admission for the number of people designated by their corresponding membership level. Please present your membership card at the box office to gain admission.

Bank of America Museums on Us® Program

Admission is free for Bank of America cardholders the first FULL weekend of the month. Offer only valid for the cardholder. Must show valid Bank of America card.

Lone Star Cardholders (including WIC and SNAP)

TANF, SNAP, WIC benefit recipients and Texas Lone Star card holders receive free admission for up to 6 individuals.

Texas Lone Star card holder must be present and show one of the following to gain admission:

  • Award letter for the current month  you are using the card
  • The app on your phone with the expiration date
  • A recent receipt that shows that you are using the card and a valid state issued photo ID

WIC recipients may present their current shopping list or a store receipt that shows the date within the month that they’re visiting along with a valid state issued photo ID.

     

Big Fun and Big Savings

Whether you’re just visiting or a regular, we’ve got ways for you to save on admission and access all that we have to offer.

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