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 in 2015: MLK Day, January 19; Presidents' Day, February 16; Memorial Day, May 25; Labor Day, September 7.

Christmas and New Year's Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24: 10am-3pm

Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25: Museum Closed

December 26, 2014-January 3, 2015*: 10am-7pm with Member-only hours 8:30-10am Monday-Saturday and 10-noon on Sunday

*New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, December 31: 10am-4pm