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Children's Museum of Houston

1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
+1 713-522-1138
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Our kids (3 & 4 1/2) loved it!

Both of my kids really enjoyed this museum! They really thought of everything - a bank, grocery... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WBJM2009
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Three Year Old Was In Heaven!

Had never been there, but it was 28 degrees and so I took my 3 yr. old granddaughter. Off to a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hippotx
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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.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (156 reviews)
“outdoor water” (35 reviews)
“grocery store” (55 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
The Museum District
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1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
+1 713-522-1138
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Both of my kids really enjoyed this museum! They really thought of everything - a bank, grocery store, vet, restaurant, news station, courtroom and so much more! My 4 year old loved the bottom floor that had the LEGO car racetrack, rocket launcher, and make...More

Thank WBJM2009
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had never been there, but it was 28 degrees and so I took my 3 yr. old granddaughter. Off to a great start as the cashier had some leftover free admission tickets----yay! Told by staff that Kidtropolis would be the best fit for her. She...More

Thank Hippotx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time. There is a parking lot across from the museum. We had 8 year olds. My niece is 11 and spent the night there with Girl Scouts. She had a great time. The neighborhood was great. The kids get credit cards...More

Thank cherylf124
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to the museum with grandchildren and their friends, but I never cease to love the looks on their faces when they arrive. There are almost endless things for them to see and do at the museum, and quite a bit that I enjoy...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very worthwhile museum for childtren to visit, to visit all they have, it will take weeks. There are extensive specialties, banking, jobs, broadcasting, new editor, science, art, physical fitness challenges and more. Children can make an object and bring it home with...More

1  Thank healthyeater2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kinds really enjoyed the discovery area that simulates a small town with jobs a bank with atms, grocery store, etc... The water area was cool, the science areas was standard... overall a full day of fun.

Thank chic212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our daughter grew up in the Houston area and we have visited this museum many many times. This and is one of the most incredible children’s museums I have ever seen. Probably best for children under about 12.

Thank FamilytravellerTX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't say that I'm impressed by it. For reference my son is eight years old. Sure he can play there all day and have fun but I felt the learning opportunities were limited. I wouldn't pay to visit it again.More

Thank chunerrrr
CMHouston80, Public Relations Manager at Children's Museum of Houston, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chunerrrr, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts on your recent visit to the Children's Museum of Houston. We are sorry to hear your visit to our museum did not meet your expectations. We are always striving to improve...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely venue. The tots area ok the top floor is excellent for little ones - there is so much to do. Loved the little houses on the Main Street about different festivals around this time. The how it works section was also really good...More

Thank saraha1403
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 11 and 13 yr olds had a blast and begged to go back the next day. The museum was super busy, but I guess that's to be expected with all they offer. Parking is close and reasonably priced. If you could ever score this...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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SuzyDee30
23 April 2017|
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Response from CMHouston80 | Property representative |
Hey, Suzy! The Museum recommends arriving early or arriving late during the day. That also depends on the season; during the school year, crowd comfort is at it's best.
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8Natasha4
10 March 2017|
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Response from Kathryn D | Reviewed this property |
There are portions suitable for all ages. Both my 9 year old and developmentally delayed 5 year old were able to find things to enjoy. I saw many toddlers around!
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