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Kid Fun – 1940 Air Terminal Museum The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is the perfect Kid Fun thing to do.  It is located at the West End of the Hobby Airport.  The museum is open on Tuesday through Saturday from 1pm to 5pm.  The admission cost is $5 for adults and $2 for children.   1940 Air Terminal Museum The museums has several galleries that consist of aviation memorabilia. Visitors are invited to watch planes take off and land.  There is also a theater that shows films.     More about the museum: The museum welcomes... [Read More]

Things to do in Houston We know that our city is full of museums.  Children and adults benefit from every type of museum.  They provide memorable experiences, learning opportunities, chances to use your imagination, introductions to unknown topics, and quality time with others.  Museums expose children to new things while teaching them at the same time.  A child’s creativity and creative thinking are peaked in a museum. Houston Museums The Houston Museum District alone is associated with 20 museums, galleries, cultural centers,... [Read More]

Kid Fun Places – The Houston Fire Museum There are so many Kid Fun places to go in town, and the Houston Fire Museum is one of them.  It’s a hidden gem that is perfect for young children, fire truck lovers, and anyone interested in learning more about Houston’s Fire Department.   The Fire Museum of Houston The Fire Museum of Houston is located at 2403 Milam Street.  It is open on Tuesday through Saturday from 10am to 4pm.  There is parking available right in front of the museum on Milam Street.  The admission... [Read More]

MFAH Summer Fun The MFAH is one of the largest museums in the United States.  Their permanent collection is huge, and there are 1.25 million people that benefit from the museum each year.   Summer Fun The MFAH is full of summer activities for all ages including adults and children.  They offer a variety of programs, guided tours, making art, movies, and lots more.     Summer Programs: 1. Sunday Family Zone – Visit on Sundays from 1-4pm Families are invited to enjoy games, activities, books, and tours of the galleries.... [Read More]

Museum of Natural Science Summer Events The Museum of Natural Science is offering free events all summer long. The events are free with the purchase of a butterfly center ticket.   Summer Events There are 3 summer events taking place weekly from May 31 to August 19. They are offering a “Wing It” event on Tuesdays, “Small Talk” on Wednesdays, and “Feeding Frenzy” on Fridays.     Summer Cockrell Butterfly Center 1. Wing It – Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.  This event is designed to help... [Read More]

  Czech Center Museum Have you been to the Czech Center Museum?  You can go to the museum on the last Monday of each month, and it’s FREE. It’s always fun to try a new museum and take in some culture.  The free day only take places once a month so don’t forget to mark it on your calendar.     Information: Address:  4920 San Jacinto St. 77004 Phone:  713-528-2060 Website: Admission:  $6 per visitor Special Offer:  FREE on the last Monday of each month from noon to 4pm   About... [Read More]

The Children’s Museum of Houston The Children’s Museum of Houston is the perfect place to take your kids in Houston.  Whether you live here or you’re visiting, the museum will entertain your children for hours.  The museum is located at 1500 Binz, Houston 77004.  The museum is open daily except for Mondays.  They open on Special Mondays including holidays, summer dates, etc. Admission: The cost to enter the museum is $10 for adults and children.  You can... [Read More]

Houston has so many kid friendly places to visit.  It all adds up quickly so take advantage of these places with free entries.  This list of things to do with kids can save you a lot of money over the course of a year. Free Entry – Children Under One Year Old Children’s Museum of Houston Hermann Park Train Noah’s Ark Free – Children Under 18 Months Blessington Farms – Farm Funland Free – Children Under Two Years Old Fire Museum of Houston Rosenberg... [Read More]

Photo Credit:  Museum of Fine Arts Houston Houston is a big city, and there are so many fun things to do with children.  If you’d like to take in some art or culture, the discovery boxes are a great things for kids to do.  Whether you’re big or small, you’re sure to enjoy this exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston. The Museum of Fine Arts Houston:  Discovery Boxes  The Discovery Box car is free, and you can do the free activity anywhere in the museum.... [Read More]

Photo Credit:  Children’s Museum of Houston Mommy Mingle @ The Children’s Museum of Houston Date:  1st Wednesday of each month Time:  10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Cost:  Free with general admission Join other parents at the Tot Spot on the first Wednesday of each month for their monthly Mommy Mingle.  You can enjoy free coffee and breakfast while mingling with other families.  The Tot Spot is for infants and toddlers from birth to 35 months. Please visit their website... [Read More]

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