The Children’s Museum of Houston will host a culture-friendly Sensory Friendly Day on Dec. 14 in celebration of our Seasons of Sharing exhibit which commemorates holidays around the world.
Sensory Friendly Day is an opportunity for kids with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to explore the Museum.
Doors will be closed to the public. There will be no music and sound-reducing headphones will be available. Outside food and drinks will be allowed (Fresh Café will be closed).
· Music Therapy Activities: Move and groove to therapeutic music in Tree Top Discovery Room
· Obstacle Course: Race through a fun and challenging obstacle course in PowerPlay
· Hands-on Specialists: Engage in fun sensory activities with Board Certified Speech Pathologists and Behavior Analysts.
· Interactive Story Time: Enjoy an interactive story time adventure in Parent Resource Library
· Mehndi Hand Art: Design traditional Hindu hand art at Alexander Art Academy.
· The Great Migration: Take flight with monarch butterflies in inEcoStation.
· Macaroni Menorah: Light a candle in celebration of Hannukkah at Junktion.
· Rangoli Revelry: Create Indian-inspired folk art at Junktion.
Sensory Friendly Day, Dec. 14, 2015
***Activities, events, and times subject to change.
Children’s Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz St., Houston, TX 77004
• SENSORY FRIENDLY DAY SPECIAL HOURS: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
• Special Sensory Friendly Day Admission: $5 per person. Children under one and Museum Members receive free admission.
• Pre-registration required. Please contact Lydia Dungus at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (713) 535-7238 to make a reservation.
• For more information, visit www.cmhouston.org or call (713) 522-1138.