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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 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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+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 yesterday

I don't like large groups of people so this places was hard for me, but my kids enjoyed it and the youngest loved it! I liked the fact that we could just let them run. Security at the door making sure no kids escaped, plenty...More

Thank Ryan W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great activities for young children. You can tell this museum has a huge budget. They always have plenty of staff and incredible supplies and activities for the young ones. There are eggs being incubated and chicks hatching, a water park, model airplane and rocket building,...More

Thank Darla G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I take the grandkids every spring break and even though it is crowded...it is awesome. They all love it....no matter what age! Best children's museum I have ever been too.

Thank JDavis2001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with pur foir young jids and they all had a great time! The kidstropolise aas fun even tough there were school kids and it was packed. The ropes and the shelf ledder was great. Tip: don't come woth sandals oe crocs... there will...More

Thank kobi s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kids love this place all while exploring and learning. Excellent for Halloween and very interactive. Parking can be a bit challenging but worth the wait

1  Thank Tenique G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my daughter (7) as an outing after moving from the Seattle, Washington area. Let me start by saying "This place is HUGE". We spent roughly 6 hours exploring, running around, building, twisting, climbing, and jumping. EVERYTHING is interactive. Kids are encouraged to interact,...More

1  Thank manicottininja
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel quite a bit and have hit Children's Museums in a lot of different cities and countries. The "City Museum" in St. Louis is still the best, but Houston's Children's Museum is worth doing. There's plenty of activities for children up to probably early...More

2  Thank Carlos S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time.This was one of our destination for spring break.This is always a fun family outing.Have rest room and a concession stand.Do not forget to ride the train .There is a small admission.

Thank Shirley S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take young children, my kids love this place and there is a ton for them to do and learn. Great for kids 10 and younger. One of our favorite places to take our kids when they were younger (under 6).

Thank Edspice
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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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abiolasanusi90
6 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
2 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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