Memorial Day Weekend at HMNS at Hermann Park
The museum will have extended hours May 27 through 29 and will be open until 6 pm.

You Can Dig It!


Explore the clues that prehistoric creatures left behind through the process of fossilization and learn how modern-day scientists interpret these clues.

Your Package includes:

Cost: *$9.50 per person

Complement Your Field Trip by including:

Chevron Earth Science on Wheels: Focus on Fossils 
Discover how fossils are formed, what makes for a great fossil, and how paleontologists find them and dig them up. This Outreach Program is great for grade 3 and up.

Student Labs: Fossil Sort: Watch your students become paleontologists! From shark teeth to sea shells, students will catch a glimpse of the past. They will have the opportunity to sort through fossil matrix and identify the fossilized remains of prehistoric ocean creatures.

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

Book You Can Dig It 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.

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

Hours
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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