Museum Hours

Timed entry required
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
12 to 6 pm
Closed
Closed
10 am to 6 pm
10 am to 6 pm
10 am to 6 pm
10 am to 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


For Free Family Night Thursdays, ticket reservations are strongly recommended. Get tickets here

For all other visits, advance reservations are recommended. Timed entry reservations are available every half hour starting at 10:00 am Wednesday to Saturday and Sunday starting at noon. The final reservation of the day is at 4:30 pm.

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

Timed entry required
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
12 - 6 pm
Closed
Closed
10 am - 6 pm
10 am - 8 pm
10 am - 6 pm
10 am - 6 pm

Ways to Save

Free Family Night

Ticket reservations are strongly recommended. Get tickets here

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.

Reserve online using promo code: ACTMIL

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 beginning in July 2020. Offer only valid for the cardholder. Must show valid Bank of America card.

Lone Star Cardholders (including SNAP, TANF and WIC)

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

Texas Lone Star cardholders may reserve tickets online using promo code:  TLS

Cardholder must be present, bring online reservation, and show one of the following to gain admission: Award letter for the current month you are using the card, phone app  with the expiration date or a recent receipt that shows that you are using the card and a valid state issued photo ID.

SNAP benefit recipients may reserve tickets online using promo code:  SNAP

TANF recipients may reserve tickets online using promo code: TANF

WIC benefit recipients may reserve tickets online using promo code: WIC 

Recipients must bring online reservation and may present their current shopping list or a store receipt that shows the date within the month that they’re visiting and a valid state issued photo ID.

     

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