Children’s Museum of Houston’s EcoStationChildren’s Museum of Houston’s EcoStation
Purpose: Founded in 1981 to transform communities through innovative, and child-centered learning.
The Houston region has one of the largest child populations in the United States and Children’s Museum Houston serves an audience of more than 1 million children and families each year. Children’s Museum Houston is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that relies on private and public contributions.
Henry Yau, Director of Public Relations and Promotions
Tammie Kahn, Executive Director
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sundays Noon – 6 p.m., and open for free every Thursday from 5 – 8 p.m.
Major Events: Environmentally themed weekends and free family nights throughout the year.
Children’s Activities: More than fifty hands-on activities in the area of environmental science in addition to thirteen other galleries of interactive exhibits for children ages 0-12 years.
School Programs: Field trips for elementary school classes, curriculum. Teacher Workshops available and cooperate with TEKS requirements.
Volunteer Opportunities: Contact (713) 535-7209 or http://www.cmhouston.org/volunteers/ for volunteer opportunities.
Publications: Annual report.