Sugar High

Candytopia: The Expert’s Guide to Houston’s "Candy Wonderland"

Plan your next sugarcoated journey through the sweetest candy-infused immersive experience in Houston.

By Stephanie Bartels

Journey through a sugarcoated wonderland at Candytopia. 

Admit it: you’ve held your breath while opening a chocolate bar, hoping a golden ticket will slip out and transport you to a world of pure imagination—or is that just us? While an Oompa Loompa is probably not going to escort you through the Wonka factory any time soon, you can satisfy your dream with a visit to the sweetest, candy-coated immersive exhibit in Houston: Candytopia

With dozens of sugarcoated art installations, Candytopia is one of the most Instagrammable exhibits in the city, and we’ve got all the details you need to plan your next sugar high. Here's how to sample your way through Candyland with a visit to Candytopia. 

How much are tickets for Candytopia? 

Tickets are $28 for adults and $20 for children ages 4-12. Children ages 0-3 are free. Tickets must be purchased in advance via the Candytopia website and are valid only on the assigned date. 

What does a ticket include? 

Tickets grant access to the one-of-a-kind Candytopia candy museum, a sensory experience including photo opportunities and samples of candy throughout over a dozen flavorful environments and exhibits. From flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami, you can live out your dreams of diving headfirst into a pile of fluffy candy.

When is Candytopia open? 

Candytopia is currently open mostly on weekends. 

  • Monday: 11 a.m.—7 p.m. 
  • CLOSED: Tues—Thurs
  • Friday: 10 a.m.—8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m.—8 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11 a.m.—7 p.m.

Is Candytopia good for kids? 

Candytopia is perfect for kids and birthday celebrations with groups of up to 12 guests. You are welcome to bring a small stroller if required.  

How long does it take to go through Candytopia? 

A trip through the museum lasts a little over an hour. You’re welcome to hang out in the candy lounge or browse the gift shop after visiting the exhibits. 

Is it ever free to visit Candytopia? 

Unfortunately, unless you're under 3, you'll need to pay for a ticket. 

Where do I park? 

CITYCENTRE provides free and premium parking. Free parking is available on the upper levels of Garages 1, 2, and 3. Parking garage 1 is located nearest to the Candytopia space.

Are photos allowed inside Candytopia? 

Yes, and staff will take photos using your devices. There are also four photo stations throughout the exhibit. 

What is Candytopia's address? 

Candytopia is located at CITYCENTRE, 822 Town and Country Blvd Unit 102, Houston, TX 77024. 

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