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The Health Museum

1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004-7126
+1 713-521-1515
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The health museum showcases exhibits relating to understanding the human body, understand how the... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
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The exhibits were fun and expected. The hands on brain teasers were the best. The screaming booth... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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The Health Museum has interactive exhibits on health, medical science and the human body. Walk through a brain and an eyeball, test your reflexes and experience a 4D theater.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“human body” (19 reviews)
“body works” (5 reviews)
“brain teasers” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004-7126
The Museum District
+1 713-521-1515
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The health museum showcases exhibits relating to understanding the human body, understand how the mind works and looking at ways to replicate body structures. In addition the Lab exhibition can be purchased that provides a basic introduction to the cells and structures of the body....More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

The exhibits were fun and expected. The hands on brain teasers were the best. The screaming booth was also fun.

Thank Korling
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went to a fundraising kickoff event the other night and it is a very interesting place and the museum had fascinating exhibits. Would like to go back and see more of it. It is located in the Museum District so a good place to spend...More

Thank red1990
Reviewed 8 August 2017

16 year old interested in science dragged me here ....and we had a wonderful day! We spent most of our time at the Debakey Cell Lab doing science experiments together, we even managed to extract DNA in one of the experiments! Very interesting hands on...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is one of the best Museums in Houston. The adults probably loved it more than the children. Lots of interactive things to do. The exhibits are always awesome.

Thank Kimbalaa
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Ok, this is not your normal museum, but for us it was fantastic. Health related information about the human body. What is wrong with learning about this. I say take your kids here, no matter what age they are. And pay the extra $5 per...More

Thank michellemarshall2017
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Took my boys 6 & 8 here and they had a blast! Lots of interactive models and a great day! I would suggest it to anyone with kids!

Thank Amandaflannery
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Brought my 5 and 8 year old granddaughters here on a recent trip to Houston. It's a small museum but has lots of fun, unique exhibits. We spent about 2 hours wandering around and the girls really enjoyed it. There were several medical students from...More

Thank lizzylou772
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I remember taking my grandchildren here long ago and they got to watch someone cut open a Cow heart and dissect it! So much FUN!!!

Thank kslewis52
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I took my 6 year old twins, 5 year old and 2 year old to the health museum and all ages had fun! It's small but a fun way to spend an hour while in Houston!

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Emma M
14 August 2017|
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Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
This museum is a basic, interactive museum intended for younger people. I am also a medical geek but found it fun and enjoyable. But, if you do not like kids, or basic displays, this may not be the place for you.