Free Admission to 7 Houston Museums Thursdays

Did you know Thursday is the magic day for FREE admission to many of Houston’s museums?

Browsing a museum is a great indoor activity to learn new things and stay out of the weather. The Children’s Museum of Houston, for example, sponsors Free Family Nights each Thursday from 5 pm – 8 pm. Here is the skinny on free admissions every Thursday:

  • Houston Museum of Natural Science — free Thursday 3 pm – 6 pm
  • Children’s Museum of Houston — free Thursday 5 pm – 8 pm
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston — free Thursday 10 am – 9 pm
  • The Health Museum — free Thursday 2 pm – 5 pm
  • Houston Museum of African American Culture — 6 pm – 8 pm
  • Buffalo Soldiers National Museum — 1 pm – 5 pm
  • Holocaust Museum Houston — 2 pm – 5 pm
  • John C. Freeman Weather Museum — temporary closed

Browse the Houston Museum District Web site for location and hours of Houston museums. Check out the list of Always Free museums and other free museum days.

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  1. Trecia says

    The Houston Museum of Natural Science just changed their free day (effective THIS week) to Thursdays, as well. 3-6pm. :)

    • Vicki Powers says

      Wow, thanks so much for sharing this info. I didn’t know of the change in “free day” at HMNS. I will add it to the list.