Monday    Closed
Tuesday    By Appointment Only
Wednesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday     1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Docent Guided Tours

Available on Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2020 Museum Closures

Independence Day July 4
Thanksgiving 2pm on November 25; November 26 & 27, Reopen November 28 at 9am
Christmas December 24 & December 25
New Year’s Eve & Day December 31 & January 1
Please check the museum homepage for unforeseen museum closures before planning your visit.


Ages 13 and up: $8.00
Children 3 to 12: $5.00
Seniors: $5.00
Children 2 and under: Free
Active Duty Military: Free*
Veterans: Free
Members: Free

The Houston Maritime Museum is proud to be a Blue Star Museum. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, active duty personnel and their families will receive free admission to the Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families. To learn more about this program and other Blue Star Museums, visit arts.gov/BlueStarMuseums.


Houston Maritime Museum
2311 Canal Street
Houston, TX 77003
Offices - Suite 100
Museum - Suite 101

The Houston Maritime's interim location is near the intersection of Canal Street and Navigation Boulevard. There are ample parking spaces available at the museum. The building is wheelchair accessible.