Black History Experience at Children's Museum Houston

Sat Feb 17, 2024
10:00am to 6:00pm CT
Age: All ages
Price: $17; members and under 1 free
Children's Museum of Houston

Come celebrate the African American spirit by participating in exciting activities, exploring African cultures and traditions, learning about significant periods in history, and engaging in stories about courage, survival, and resilience.



The Griot Speaks sponsored by Phillips 66: Step into the enchanting world of "The Griot Speaks," where ancient African tales come alive in a mesmerizing, interactive experience reminiscent of the captivating storytelling traditions of African griots.

Event Time: At 11 am in Brown Auditorium

Rhyme and Reason - A Celebration of Black History by Express Children's Theatre: Embark on a thrilling odyssey through time as music, dance, and performance poetry converge to present the dynamic tapestry of Black History from ancient Africa to the present day!

Event Time: At noon in Brown Auditorium

King Rhythm: Get ready for an electrifying journey through the vibrant tapestry of African American history as soprano/storyteller Hope Shiver and percussionist David Keepman invite you to buckle up for a sensational ride through the soul-stirring landscape of popular music styles!

Event Time: At 3 pm in Kid's Hall Alcove

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.