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The Health Museum

1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004-7126
+1 713-521-1515
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Interesting place

Went to a fundraising kickoff event the other night and it is a very interesting place and the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
red1990
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Houston, Texas
via mobile
Cool experience doing science experiments...

16 year old interested in science dragged me here ....and we had a wonderful day! We spent most of... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Patricia C
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Houston, Texas
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The Health Museum has interactive exhibits on health, medical science and the human body. Walk through a brain and an eyeball, test your reflexes and experience a 4D theater.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“human body” (18 reviews)
“body works” (5 reviews)
“body worlds” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1515 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004-7126
The Museum District
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+1 713-521-1515
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to a fundraising kickoff event the other night and it is a very interesting place and the museum had fascinating exhibits. Would like to go back and see more of it. It is located in the Museum District so a good place to spend...More

Thank red1990
Reviewed 8 August 2017

16 year old interested in science dragged me here ....and we had a wonderful day! We spent most of our time at the Debakey Cell Lab doing science experiments together, we even managed to extract DNA in one of the experiments! Very interesting hands on...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is one of the best Museums in Houston. The adults probably loved it more than the children. Lots of interactive things to do. The exhibits are always awesome.

Thank Kimbalaa
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Ok, this is not your normal museum, but for us it was fantastic. Health related information about the human body. What is wrong with learning about this. I say take your kids here, no matter what age they are. And pay the extra $5 per...More

Thank michellemarshall2017
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Took my boys 6 & 8 here and they had a blast! Lots of interactive models and a great day! I would suggest it to anyone with kids!

Thank Amandaflannery
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Brought my 5 and 8 year old granddaughters here on a recent trip to Houston. It's a small museum but has lots of fun, unique exhibits. We spent about 2 hours wandering around and the girls really enjoyed it. There were several medical students from...More

Thank lizzylou772
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I remember taking my grandchildren here long ago and they got to watch someone cut open a Cow heart and dissect it! So much FUN!!!

Thank kslewis52
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I took my 6 year old twins, 5 year old and 2 year old to the health museum and all ages had fun! It's small but a fun way to spend an hour while in Houston!

1  Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this museum (kids ages 11, 10, 8, 6). The Body Works exhibit was amazing!!! We did, however, end up at the museum at the same time as several school groups, so it was very crowded.

Thank erika p
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Health Museum is a very nice location if you are taking your children to experience a few interactive exhibits while exploring different aspects of the human body. BUT if you are looking for a location to take a large group of students, this is...More

Thank Erica H
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Emma M
14 August 2017|
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Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
This museum is a basic, interactive museum intended for younger people. I am also a medical geek but found it fun and enjoyable. But, if you do not like kids, or basic displays, this may not be the place for you.
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