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Our Global Kitchen
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Our Global Kitchen: Food, Nature, Culture explores our complex food system from farm to fork. With sections devoted to growing, transporting, eating, cooking, and celebrating food, Our Global Kitchen illuminates the myriad ways that food is produced, moved, and enjoyed throughout the world.

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to step into someone else's body? Or what a genetic condition looks like up close? What about how society and social media influence body image and mental health? Find answers to these questions and more!

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You don’t need to be a scientist to enter, but you’ll feel like one when you leave! Gear up with a lab coat, gloves, and goggles and travel through experiment stations designed to bilingually introduce biology-based science to the public and inspire future scientists and leaders in the medical field. 

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Take a larger-than-life walking tour through the human body and learn more about how your major organs work in this permanent exhibit. Explore the brain, nervous system, ears, eyes, heart, spine and skeleton, intestines, and more in an audio and visual experience like no other. 

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Hours

 

  • Monday - Saturday 9AM-5PM
  • Thursday 9AM-7PM
  • Free Family Thursday 2PM-7PM
  • Sunday 12PM-5PM

Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

DeBakey Cell Lab Hours

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  • Members FREE
  • Non-members $10
  • Children 3-12 $8
  • Seniors 65+ $8
  • Children 2 and under FREE

DeBakey Cell Lab

  • Members $3
  • Non-members $5
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Location & Parking

1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX 77004

Good news, we have parking! Daily parking fees are:

  • Health Museum Members$3
  • Health Museum Visitors$5
  • All Other Parking Patrons$8
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Membership

The Health Museum promises a year's worth of unique experiences that are interactive, educational and fun for the whole family!

The museum is a resource for learning about the human body and life sciences so that our visitors are able to live a healthy lifestyle.

News & Events

Ali Miller's Anti-Anxiety Cookbook Tour

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Event Location
The Health Museum
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According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, approximately 40 million Americans struggle with anxiety disorders - that's nearly 20% of the adult population. Though anxiety disorders are the result of a complex set of factors including genetics, brain chemistry, personality, and life events, more and more research is proving the mind/gut connection and showing that significant changes in lifestyle, specifically in nutrition, can manage the symptoms of anxiety and help improve quality of life.

17 Nov '19

Thanksgiving on a Dime - Feed a Family of Four with $20 or Less!

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Event Location
The Health Museum
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Is it possible to prepare a Thanksgiving dinner that feeds a family of four with $20 or less? Find out as teams of professionals and home chefs show off their culinary skills in a cookoff you won't want to miss!

21 Nov '19