We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Children's Museum of Houston

1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
+1 713-522-1138
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great fun to the whole family. Kids would enjoy it and learn.

Each time I take the kids, they love it they learn and always there is some thing new to discover... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dima D
,
Houston, Texas
Wish You Were a Kid Again at Children's Museum!

Houston's Children's Museum is a place where dreams really do come true! Not just for the kids but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lori K
via mobile
Read all 1,404 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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%
Travellers talk about
“all ages” (153 reviews)
“outdoor water” (34 reviews)
“grocery store” (53 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
1500 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004-7112
The Museum District
CONTACT
Website
+1 713-522-1138
Write a Review
Reviews (1,404)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,298 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Each time I take the kids, they love it they learn and always there is some thing new to discover. from the outdoor water activities. To the real world like city center. They can make a short real movie and so many more thing. I...More

Thank Dima D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Houston's Children's Museum is a place where dreams really do come true! Not just for the kids but you, too! With a separate ultra fun place for babies and toddlers, and oodles of awesome "play make believe" and learn areas for the kids, you and...More

Thank Lori K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many people make the museum feel small. It gets very crowded particularly on Free Thursdays. Needs more activities to be added for teens.More

Thank Chandra_A_Texas_USA
CMHouston80, Public Relations Manager at Children's Museum of Houston, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chandra_A_Texas_USA, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit the Children's Museum of Houston. We’re sorry to hear that your visit was not enjoyable because of large crowds. Crowd control is one of our major focuses, and we want to assure you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting museum. My child enjoyed himself very educational but very fun learning experience. There is a beautiful water activity on the ground for the kiddos as well!

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great for kids. It gets really busy on the weekends so if you want to give your kid a chance to play with the things at the museum, try going on a weekday when it's less busy.

Thank Treesa_t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is so fun for kids. They have tons of hands on adventures. The children learn and play in a fun and colorful environment, and even get to play with some water. Great times are to be had here. Don't miss it.

Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here with our granddaughter and her parents. There are many fun interactive experiences. There is a special spot upstairs for babies and toddlers. It was much quieter up there! We spent several hours late on a weekday morning. I think this museum would...More

1  Thank Donna T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going to Houston with kids. This is a definite stop to place on your list. It's a all day experience! We only had a few hours so will defiantly be going back. So much to do and see in this place. Not...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids LOVE the Children's Museum. They are 4, 6, and 8. There is soooo much to do. We didn't have time to do everything and we were there for over 4 hours. They enjoyed it so much we are looking into getting a membership.

Thank jbyarshtx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow ! This museum for childrens is awesome, I took my son a toddler of 16 months and he had a blast here ! We will be back soon ... 😊

Thank CristianS954
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Lucille's
182 reviews
.11 km away
Monarch Restaurant & Lounge
244 reviews
.50 km away
Bodegas Taco Shop
173 reviews
.22 km away
Dak and Bop
49 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
3,937 reviews
.44 km away
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
2,112 reviews
.51 km away
Houston Museum District
611 reviews
.39 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
SuzyDee30
23 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
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.
1
Vote
8Natasha4
11 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from niedriak | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! There will be a few things he/she can't do, but as opposed to the things your toddler will be able to do- it's worth it. I've been taking my child since he was a little over 1. Great place!
2
Votes
Sayurisaboo
29 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from CMHouston80 | Property representative |
Hi, Sayurisaboo! Thank you for thinking of the Children's Museum of Houston during your layover. The Fresh Cafe inside the Museum serves salads, sandwiches and more. Also, around the Museum, there's Barnaby's Cafe which... More
1
Vote