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Girls Exploring Math And Science

Save the date for GEMS 2019! Join us Saturday, February 16, 2019.
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The Houston Museum of Natural Science and the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council invite you to attend the annual Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) event. The Museum will be filled with hands-on science and math for everyone to experience. Local professionals will be at the Museum to answer questions about their careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

Join us on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 9am to 1pm to see STEM in action!

The GEMS event is included with admission to HMNS permanent exhibit halls. Interested in getting a discounted rate for your group? Book ahead through our field trips department at 713-639-4659.

NEW opportunities for organizations at GEMS 2019! This year, you have the opportunity to get your organization’s name on the back of the GEMS t-shirt.

GEMS T-shirt Form

GEMS generously supported by BMC Software


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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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