National Museum of Funeral History's Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration

National Museum of Funeral History

Learn more about the Latin customs surrounding the Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos celebrations held for deceased loved ones. Explore authentic altars made by local artists, commemorate your loved one by leaving a message in the Book of the Dead and bring mementos of the dearly departed to help build the museum's community altar.

On Nov. 1, the museum will host a late-night story time for kids from 6:30-7:30 p.m. with special costumed characters. On Nov. 2, a visit to the museum includes ceramic skull painting, sweet treats and other fun activities.



National Museum of Funeral History
415 Barren Springs Dr.
Houston, TX 77090-5918


$10 adults; $9 seniors and veterans; $7 children 11 and under; children ages 2 and under attend for free.
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