Wander through a world of whimsy at Department of Wonder

A green character holding a lantern
A world of characters guide you through your adventure at Department of Wonder | Courtesy of Department of Wonder

Journey into a wondrous world of imagination for family and friends of all ages at Department of Wonder in Sugar Land Town Square.

This summer, embrace the call to adventure and experience Department of Wonder, a place where imagination reigns supreme.

Located in Sugar Land Town Square, this immersive, family-friendly destination invites visitors of all ages to step into a world of enchantment with family and friends for a collaborative quest filled with mystery, puzzles and captivating tales.

Equal parts theater, arcade, art gallery, theme park and escape room, Department of Wonder defies simple categorization. Weaving together wondrous environments, memorable characters and hands-on exploration, this one-of-a-kind experience immerses visitors in an interactive realm of fantasy designed to engage your senses and ignite your imagination. Together with your crew, you’ll decipher intricate puzzles, unravel mysteries and embark on an adventure that rewards curiosity at every turn.

Behind this remarkable attraction stands a heavyweight team of designers, storytellers, and visionary award-winning directors and producers that breathe life into Department of Wonder, reminding adults and children alike of the immense value of nurturing a strong sense of imagination.

Book your tickets or learn more about Department of Wonder.

A woman holding a lantern stands before dozens of cabinet doors
Work together to solve puzzles and unravel mysteries at Department of Wonder | Courtesy of Department of Wonder

Choose your path at Department of Wonder

There are multiple ways for explorers of all ages to discover the enchanting world that awaits at Department of Wonder.

For the youngest adventurers, the Make Believe experience provides a guided play approach tailored for ages 2 to 4, where little ones can spark their inner imaginations in a safe and engaging environment that spans the Forest of Light and several Pixie Realms.

Or, heed the call of the Lamp Maker and embark on a narrative journey through a whimsical world where apprentices of all ages will venture forth with a light-gathering lantern, restoring the fading magic and brightness of the enchanted forest and its creatures. Adventure seekers will encounter mysterious characters and unravel hidden secrets along the way through collaboration and puzzle-solving.

And for guests 21 and over, the After Dark experience offers 90 minutes of enhanced entertainment where adults can explore the magical realm with complimentary elixirs (cocktails and virgin cocktails).

Book your tickets or learn more about Department of Wonder.

A character with bright white eyes peers out from within a tree
Meet characters along the way at Department of Wonder | Courtesy of Department of Wonder

Department of Wonder at Sugar Land Town Square

Two people walk along a purple and blue-lined hallway
Explore a rich world of imagination at Department of Wonder | Photo courtesy of Department of Wonder

This article has been sponsored by the event organizer. Per our advertising and sponsorship policy, we only accept sponsored content from organizations that meet our editorial standards and truly present a valuable activity, event, resource or destination for residents and visitors across the greater Houston area. Advertising revenue helps support 365 Things to Do in Houston, and our contributors, allowing us to expand our coverage of activities and events around the Houston area. Learn more about promoting your event or business

Previous articleJoin John Cusack for a live screening of High Fidelity at 713 Music Hall
Next article2023 Juneteenth Weekend Celebrations in Houston & Galveston
Sponsored Spotlight stories are paid promotional placements, purchased by local event organizers and businesses to promote their events, products and services. To advertise, these organizations must meet our editorial standards and truly present a valuable activity, event, resource or destination for Houston area residents and visitors. This advertising revenue directly supports 365 Things to Do in Houston and our contributors, allowing us to expand our coverage of activities and events around the Houston area. Click here to learn more about advertising your event, business, product or service.