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From the Ground Up

Available beginning February 18!
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Explore how the development of technology has transformed the art of engineering from ancient civilizations to present day.

Your Package includes:

Cost:  *9.50 per person

OPTIONAL add-ons:

On-site Outreach Program:
Chevron Earth Science on Wheels: Renewable Is Doable
From solar to wind, and hydroelectric to geothermal, alternative energy use is on the rise. In this Outreach Program, explore the varuiys forms of energy, how they are generated and stored, and the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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

Student Labs: Skyscraper Science
Experiment with tension, compression and more to solve the problems of building sky-high.

Outreach Programs and Lab classes can be added onto any package. For more detailed information, visit the Outreach and Student Lab pages.

Book From the Ground Up today by contacting us at (713) 639-4659, e-mailing fieldtrips@hmns.org, or filling out our online booking form.

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 fieldtrips@hmns.org for details.
  • Additional discounts may apply; please inquire.
A MacGillivray Freeman Film in partnership with the American Society of Civil Engineers. Presented by Bechtel Corporation. Local support provided by Phillips 66 and The Hamill Foundation.

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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