HMNS at Hermann Park
The Cockrell Butterfly Center will be closed to the public Saturday, February 25 from 9 am to 1 pm. The Museum will be closed Saturday, March 4.

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NEW! Take a ride through the Amazon while discovering the people and animals that call this fascinating habitat home!

Your Package includes:
• Film: “A True Story of Scientific Discovery” in the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre
• Guided Tour: Out of the Amazon: Life on the River
• Admittance to the Permanent Exhibit Halls

Cost: Approximately *$9.50 per person

OPTIONAL add-ons:

On-site Outreach Program:
TOTAL Wildlife on Wheels: Rainforests
In this exciting, hands-on presentation, students will get to know each fascinating layer of the rainforest, and meet some unique animals who call this diverse habitat home.

Bugs on Wheels: Monarchs
This presentation explores the life of a unique yet familiar butterfly, teaching students how metamorphosis, mimicry, and migration can help butterflies and other animals to survive difficult conditions.

Programs can be added onto any package; for full program details and pricing information, visit our Outreach page or contact

Important Information Regarding Packages
  • *All prices are approximations, and may vary depending on the number of students attending and availability.
  • Packages are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and fill quickly, so schedule early to ensure your spot.
  • If your program of choice is unavailable, we will make every effort to create a similar itinerary that will accommodate your needs.
  • Select items may not be available during summer months; please contact for details.
  • Additional discounts may apply; please inquire.
HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629

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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
(281) 313-2277

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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

Tuesday - Saturday By Reservation
Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
DST = Daylight Savings Time.
Please call for holiday hours. Entry to Brazos Bend State Park ends at 9:30 p.m. daily
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