Hours of Operation

Regular Museum Hours

Monday-Saturday: 10am-5pm
(Moody Family Children's Museum on the Lower Level Monday: noon-5pm, Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-5pm)
Sunday: noon-5pm 

First Thursday Late Night: 5-9pm 
(Extended hours the first Thursday of each month. Also enjoy a late-night film and special interactive programming!) 
(last exhibits entry at 3:30pm regular hours, or an hour and a half before closing for extended hours) 

School Group/Field Trip Traffic Calendar
Monday-Friday: 9am-2:30pm, September-June 5
Tuesday-Friday: 9am-2:30pm, limited groups June-August 28

Member-Only Hours

For select dates, choose "Perot Exhibit Halls (member-only access)" in the ticketing system to reserve your tickets for member-only hours. Remember to reserve online in advance of your visit, as tickets do sell out.

Member Mornings
Saturday: 8:30-10am
Sunday: 10am-noon

Mondays, 10am-noon*: Moody Family Children's Museum

By popular demand, we’ve reserved Monday mornings for members only in the Moody Family Children’s Museum. You will receive a member sticker upon entry to Museum exhibits that will provide access to the Children’s Museum.

*On Select Monday Holidays there will not be member-only hours offered in the Moody Family Children’s Museum from 10am-noon, as there will be member-only hours offered for the entire Museum from 8:30-10am.

Select Monday Holidays
8:30-10am on select Monday holidays: Columbus Day, October 13, 2014. In 2015: MLK Day, January 19; Presidents' Day, February 16; Memorial Day, May 25; Labor Day, September 7.

Special Closures

Night at the Museum

The Museum will close early on Friday, November 14 at 1pm and will be closed all day on Saturday, November 15: We appreciate your understanding. All proceeds from Night at the Museum, a once per year annual fundraising event, directly support the Museum's operations.