Family Events and Classes | Houston Museum Of Natural Science
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Family Events and Classes


Throughout the year, HMNS hosts events that are fun and educational for the whole family. Learn about more education programs at HMNS, such as Labs or Outreach, in our School Year Programs Guide!


Family Knights Festival

Explore the world of knights in the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Experience their daily lives and meet knights and their…

Crime Lab Detective

Now you can be a part of a forensic investigation at the Houston Museum of Natural Science! You'll learn how…

Girls Exploring Math And Science

The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council and the Houston Museum of Natural Science invite you to attend the Girls…


Earth Science Week

Hands-on activities and demonstrations in the Glassell Hall, Wiess Energy Hall and Morian Hall of Paleontology. Event is included with…

International Archaeology Day

Celebrate International Archaeology Day with HMNS! Professional and avocational archaeologists from all over the greater Houston area will mark the…

Dino Discovery Day

Treat your aspiring Paleontologist to breakfast, lecture and Paleo activities with the Museum’s very own Associate Curator of Paleontology, David…

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Teen Tech

This new science adventure puts you on the cutting edge of programming and software pilot testing. This year you will…

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HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
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Tuesday - Saturday By Reservation
Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
DST = Daylight Savings Time.
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