1-Day Houston Museum Pass
From the awe-inspiring to the cutting edge, the interactive to the totally immersive, the many museums in Houston are more than the exhibits they house. They are centers of learning that inspire each and every visitor and uplift the community in countless ways. There may be no better way to explore the city, its history and culture than with The Houston Museum Pass. The 1-Day Houston Museum Pass is valid for 24 hours after first use.
1-Day Houston Museum Pass
The Houston Museum Pass is activated upon first use at any participating museum. After first use, the 1-Day Houston Museum Pass will expire in 24 hours.
You will receive a text message and email immediately upon purchase. The Houston Museum Pass can be used directly from your smartphone or using the print-at-home voucher in the email.
From the awe-inspiring to the cutting edge, the interactive to the totally immersive, the many museums in Houston are more than the exhibits they house. They are centers of learning that inspire each and every visitor and uplift the community in countless ways. There may be no better way to explore the city, its history and culture, and discover what’s in store for the future than with The Houston Museum Pass. Perfect for one, ideal for all. Bring the family and get lost in your curiosity.
Included paid admissions:
- 1940 Air Terminal Museum (open)
- Asia Society Texas Center (open)
- Buffalo Soldiers National Museum (temp closed)
- Children's Museum of Houston (temp closed)
- Czech Center Museum Houston (temp closed)
- Holocaust Museum Houston (open)
- Houston Museum of Natural Science (open)
- Lone Star Flight Museum (open)
- National Museum of Funeral History (open)
- The Health Museum (open)
- The Heritage Society Museum Gallery (open)
- The Printing Museum (open)
In addition, check out these museums that are ALWAYS free:
- Contemporary Art Museum, Houston (temp closed)
- Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (temp closed)
- Houston Center for Photography (temp closed)
- The Menil Collection (temp closed)
Included discounts and perks:
- CAMH Museum Shop - 10% Discount
- The Health Museum Gift Shop - 10% Discount
- The Menil Collection Bookstore - 10% Discount
- Houston Center for Photography - Free Gift
- Houston BCycle - 30% discount on a 1-month Membership
$21.95 - $27.95
Must start using within 180 days of purchase
The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is housed in the original art deco terminal building that once served the City of Houston as its commercial airport. The museum demonstrates the impact of aviation on Houston's history and economic development through the prism of architectural beauty.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://www.1940airterminal.org/news/museum-closed-through-april-30th.
- 1940 Air Terminal Museum Admission
With 12 locations throughout the world, Asia Society is the leading educational organization promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among the peoples, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the west. Asia Society Texas Center executes the global mission with a local focus, enriching and engaging the vast diversity of Houston through innovative, relevant programs in arts and culture, business and policy, education, and community outreach.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://asiasociety.org/texas/health-and-safety.
- Special Exhibit Admission
The mission of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum (BSNM) is to educate the public and to preserve, promote and perpetuate the history, tradition and outstanding contributions of America's Buffalo Soldiers from the Revolutionary War to the present. And it’s the only museum dedicated primarily to doing just that, through its featured exhibits, programs and historical research.
- Buffalo Soldiers National Museum General Admission
The Children's Museum of Houston has implemented timed tickets so please note that upon purchase of ticket(s) you will be provided with redemption instructions on how to reserve your timed entry.
Housed in a whimsical building designed by internationally acclaimed architect Robert Venturi, the Children’s Museum of Houston offers a multitude of exhibits bursting with action-packed fun that engage kids in the ultimate learning experience.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://www.cmhouston.org/news/we-are-ready-to-open.
- Children's Museum Of Houston General Admission
The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is a non-collecting institution dedicated to presenting the best and most exciting international, national, and regional art. Through dynamic exhibitions accompanied by scholarly publications and accessible educational programs, the Museum reaches out to local, regional, national, and international audiences of various ages. CAMH is a nonprofit organization that relies on a variety of funding sources, including individual, government, and corporate, for its activities.
- 10% Discount at CAMH's Museum Shop
Created to celebrate, share and promote the rich cultural abundance of a major Slavic ethnic group and its history, this museum and cultural center are essential resources for learning about the way this diverse culture is interwoven with histories with others through galleries full of art, artifacts, photography, sculpture and more.
- Czech Center Museum Houston Ticket
Charged with educating students and the public about the dangers of prejudice and hatred in society, Holocaust Museum Houston opened its doors in March of 1996. Since that time, impassioned notes, poems, artwork and other gifts, from school children and adults alike, attest to the life-changing thoughts generated by just one visit to this unique facility.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://hmh.org/visit/.
- Holocaust Museum Admission
Experience the handmade at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft—see innovative exhibitions, chat with working artists in their studios, and explore the Craft Garden. Admission to HCCC is free.
- Admission to this museum is always free!
Founded in 1981 as a member-run organization dedicated to the promotion of photography, HCP has continued to fulfill this original mission while expanding to serve the community’s growing interest in photographic resources and education. Our exhibition gallery and library are always free and open to the public. Each year, HCP presents 12 on-site exhibitions featuring thought-provoking work by leading photographers and media artists. HCP also offers over 300 photography classes and workshops year-round for individuals of all ages and skill levels.
- FREE Gift
As one of the most heavily attended museums in the United States, and one of the most attended venues in Houston, the Museum houses the Burke Baker Planetarium, Wortham GIANT Screen Theatre, Cockrell Butterfly Center and a fascinating variety of permanent exhibit areas that examine astronomy, space science, Native American culture, paleontology, energy, chemistry, gems and minerals, seashells, Texas wildlife and much more.
Information about health & safety can be found at: http://www.hmns.org/visit/health-and-safety/.
- Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission
Located at historic Ellington Airport, the Lone Star Flight Museum is Houston’s newest museum! Coast through our collection of historic active aircraft in two 30,000 sq. foot hangars. Soar through the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame and Heritage Gallery and earn your wings in the Aviation Learning Center featuring live action simulators.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://www.lonestarflight.org/visit/reopening-may-23.
- Lone Star Flight Museum Admission
Visit Houston’s most unique museum. The National Museum of Funeral History is an educational experience like no other and offers something for everyone. Discover America’s largest collection of authentic, historical funeral service items. With 15 exhibits to explore, learn about caskets and coffins, hearses though history, plus the funerals of Presidents, Popes, celebrities and more while you witness the cultural heritage of the funeral service industry and its time-honored tradition of compassion.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/funeralmuseum/photos/a.467037863393976/2878246365606435/.
- National Museum of Funeral History Admission
In the heart of Houston, the Health Museum inspires passion and curiosity in health, the medical sciences and the human body. With more than 2.5 million visitors, it’s also one of the most interactive and popular science learning centers of its kind and a favorite among Houstonians.
Information about health & safety can be found at: https://www.thehealthmuseum.org/content-page/covid-19-health-and-safety-museum.
- General Admission
- 10% Off Purchase at Gift Shop
The Heritage Society Museum is located at 1100 Bagby Street in Sam Houston Park. Founded in 1954, The Heritage Society is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to tell the stories of the diverse history of Houston and Texas through collections, exhibits, educational programs, film, video, and other content. The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and the historic structures are open for tours Thursday through Saturday. There is an admission charge for the Museum Gallery and the historic structure tours with special rates for seniors, students and children.
- Museum Gallery Admission
The Menil Collection is an art museum located in Houston, Texas, in a 30-acre neighborhood of art. The main building houses special exhibitions and the permanent collection, and it anchors a campus with three other museum buildings: two are dedicated to single artists (Cy Twombly and Dan Flavin) and another to year-long installation projects. The Menil Collection Bookstore faces the main entrance of the museum building. Inside, you will find a broad range of volumes from the Menil Collection imprint (including many now-rare exhibition catalogs), as well as an array of contemporary art, architecture, design, and special interest books.
- 10% Discount at The Menil Collection Bookstore
Located in the Montrose District, The Printing Museum contains one of the largest collections of historic printed artifacts and working vintage presses. Visitors can explore the power of printing throughout the ages, as well as ignite their creativity in hands-on gallery exhibits and four artist studios.
Information about health & safety can be found at: http://printingmuseum.org/visitor-info/.
- The Printing Museum Admission