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May the Fourth Be With You!

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

General Admission

Attention all aspiring astronauts and Jedi knights! Dive into a day of intergalactic excitement where you can craft your own spaceship, meet Rey and Kylo Ren for thrilling story-time, and embark on mind-bending challenges in a galaxy far, far away!‍‍

What’s Happening:

501st Legion: (TBA) Check back for more updated information
When: 10 am to 2 pm‍

Space Crafts Art Workshop: Make your very own spaceship! (yes, you get to take it home!)
15 kids per session; sign up will be outside of Art Academy
When: Every half hour from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm in Alexander Art Academy‍

Star Wars Character Storytimes: Rey & Kylo Ren are landing at the Children’s Museum Houston to share their adventures and pose for photos!‍
When: At the top of every hour from 11 am to 2 pm in Brown Auditorium‍

MindFest Challenge Round 2 – Hydraulic Hearts vs. Slime Lab sponsored by ExxonMobil: Hydraulic Hearts is an opportunity to learn all about the body’s circulatory system, creating their own model heart using hydraulic syringes. In our Slime Lab, dive deep into slime, creating their own slime and conducting stretch tests, drop tests, and more!
When: From 1 pm to 4 pm in the Kid’s Hall Alcove‍

On your way out of the Museum, use your entry sticker to vote on which activity was your favorite! The winning activity will be presented again on Thursday May 9th during our Free Family Night(5pm-8pm)!


May 4
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
General Admission
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Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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City of Houston District
Houston Cultural District
Houston Museum District