Top Things to do in Houston on a Thursday:
Are you looking for something to do during the week with your kids? Kid Fun Houston has a list of things to do in Houston every day of the week. Here are my top 4 things to do in Houston on a Thursday. I have also included other fun things to do on a weekday. Kid Fun enjoys sharing lists of free things to do in Houston, places to go with your families, and kid-friendly activities all over town. Enjoy!
1. Free Museums on Thursdays
There are many museums in Houston that are always free. There are seven museums in Houston with paid admission that offer free times to enter. Most of these times are on Thursdays. If you’re on a budget and looking for free things to do in Houston, this is the perfect time to visit some of these museums. At times, there are big crowds, and parking might be difficult. If you like the idea of free admission, then it’s easy to look past those dilemmas. For more details about free museum entries, click here.
The museums are accessible at the following times:
*Children’s Museum of Houston – Free on Thursday from 5–8 pm
*Health Museum of Houston – Free on Thursday from 2–7 pm
*Houston Museum of Natural Science – Free on Thursday from 3–6 pm
*Houston Museum of Fine Arts – Free on Thursday from 10 am-9 pm
*Buffalo Soldiers National Museum – Free on Thursday from 1–5 pm
*Holocaust Museum – Free on Thursday from 2–5 pm
2. Tomfoolery Toys & Books Story Time
Tomfoolery Toys & Books is located at 4844 Beechnut, Houston 77096. They are located in the Meyer Court Shopping Center, across from the Meyerland Mall. Every Thursday, they offer free story time to children ages four and under. The storytime starts at 10:00 am. The store is full of books and products that appeal to children of all ages. The books range from classics to recently published books. The toys and gifts are unique and fun. It’s great to pick up items for your children or as birthday gifts.
3. Blue Willow Bookshop Story Time
The Blue Willow Bookshop is located at 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston 77079. The store is full of books and knick-knacks, perfect for your family. They offer free story time every Thursday at 10:00 am. They read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The storytime is great for toddlers and preschools, and they have a weekly theme.
4. Whole Foods Katy Kids Club
The Whole Foods Store in Katy offers a free Kids Club event every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. During the event, your kids will enjoy a story and a snack. The event starts promptly at 10:30 am, so you are encouraged to arrive on time.
Other FREE Things To Do:
Houston has so much to offer the people who live here. Regardless of your budget, it all adds up quickly. Kid Fun Houston LOVES sharing free family activities you can enjoy around town. There are so many free museums, free indoor play places, free events, free tours, free birthday party options, places where kids eat free, etc. I aim to share everything I can with you so that we can all enjoy our big city!
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