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Children's Museum of Houston

1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
+1 713-522-1138
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Hands-on interactive exhibits in the areas of science and technology, history and culture, health and human development, and the arts.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (158 reviews)
“outdoor water” (37 reviews)
“grocery store” (58 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
The Museum District
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+1 713-522-1138
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"all ages"
in 158 reviews
"outdoor water"
in 37 reviews
"grocery store"
in 58 reviews
"toddler area"
in 23 reviews
"older kids"
in 45 reviews
"outdoor area"
in 21 reviews
"change of clothes"
in 16 reviews
"science experiments"
in 15 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 37 reviews
"great place for kids"
in 29 reviews
"my kids love"
in 18 reviews
"different activities"
in 14 reviews
"year olds"
in 16 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 28 reviews
"free admission"
in 15 reviews
"across the street"
in 24 reviews
"whole family"
in 18 reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

My 6 and 8 years loved it. Tips are to arrive early so can have time to explore all levels and areas. Head first to city area within fast pass then next to basement challenge course. If your kids are at least 4 ft make...More

Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this museum! Enough to do to fill multiple days, and they succeed at the major challenge of appealing to Kids and teens of all ages!? We spent hours in Kidtropolis alone. Seeing American Ninja Warriors was a dream...More

Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

My daughter definitely liked this museum the only thing was that it was packed to almost full capacity so she didn't get to go the small town fast-pass.

Thank Edwin G
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

My kiddos absolutely LOVED/ENJOYED themselves here!! It is a MUST STOP AND SEE place in Houston, Tx. So many interesting things for the kiddos.

Thank Diane1790
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My boys are 3 and 6 had a blast. There's so much to do and you could literally spend a whole day here, we did and they were begging to stay longer even though it was closing time.

1  Thank Kadee P
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Positive, nice and fun staff, tons of stuff to do. You can easily spend two.three full days here. We spent one and it was not enough.

Thank kent n
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great museum for kids. Even little ones. Plenty of things to do. Food available as well. Gets busy at times. Check for free admission Thursdays.

Thank K862QZaaronm
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We went with our 1 year old and she loved it especially the tot spot upstairs. Tot spot is specifically for the smaller ones and she had so much fun. She also like the outdoor water play area. We plan to return and Thursday evenings...More

1  Thank vmgreene1027
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The place is a go to for fun and learning. Husband and I enjoy everything about the place and have wonderful time every visit.

Thank Malissa M
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Lot's of variety of exhibits for ages 18 months to about 13 years of age. I used to take my kiddos hear all the time when they were younger. Now I bring my nieces and they love it!

Thank Marion C
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abiolasanusi90
5 April 2018|
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Response from Hippotx | Reviewed this property |
It's quite the drive from there to 1960---I'm assuming Champions area. It should very easy to get a cab OR Uber from this area. It's a main tourist/local attraction and in the Museum District and near the Zoo. It's a... More
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sujibean13
1 March 2018|
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Response from CMHouston80 | Property representative |
Hi Sujibean, You bet! We are within walking distance of some of Houston's most beautiful parks! We highly recommend the McGovern Centennial Gardens which are located at 1500 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004 and less than one... More
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Christianna74
21 October 2017|
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Response from CMHouston80 | Property representative |
Hi Christian, The museum is designed for the young and young at heart. Our museum is recommended for children ages 2 years to 13 years old however we invite all members of the family to stop by and visit. -Children's... More
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