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Birthday Packages


Our parties are intended to match your budding scientist’s interest with age appropriate activities for the perfect party!

Dinosaurs
  • Personal reading of Dino Dave
  • Tour our massive Paleontology Hall
  • Create your very own dino footprint
Butterflies/Insects
  • Personal reading of Bug Zoo
  • Create your own caterpillar
  • Visit to the CBC & more!
Astronomy
  • Personal reading of Mae Among the Stars
  • Burke Baker Planetarium viewing
  • Planetary marbling
Science Explorers
  • Safari based book reading
  • Tour the Hall of African Wildlife
Dinosaurs
  • Tour our massive Paleontology Hall
  • Dig in to a mini dinosaur excavation
Butterflies/Insects
  • Tour of the Cockrell Butterfly Center
  • Create your own Butterfly Life Cycle
Astronomy
  • Take a trip through space in the Burke Baker Planetarium
  • Make your own solar prints!
Science Explorers
  • Scout the Hall of African and Texas Wildlife
  • Create UV beads
Dinosaurs
  • Tour our massive Paleontology Hall
  • Make your very own dino cast
Butterflies/Insects
  • Create your own creepy crawly
  • Embark on expedition to the CBC
Astronomy
  • Engineer straw rockets of your very own
  • Voyage to the moon and back in the Burke Baker Planetarium
Science Explorers
  • Scout the Hall of African and Texas Wildlife
  • Whip up your own slime with glow in the dark slime!
Dinosaurs
  • Tour our massive Paleontology Hall
  • Examine real fossils
  • Take home your very own fossil
Butterflies/Insects
  • Craft a mosaic out of real butterfly wings
  • Tour the Cockrell Butterfly Center
Astronomy
  • Survive a tornado and fall into a blackhole at the Burke Baker Planetarium
  • Craft an egg-lander in a friendly engineering competition
Science Explorers
  • Tour the Hall of Ancient Egypt
  • Create a chromatography project
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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