All of our facilities are closed now through April 30.
Summer Scout Program Catalog

Explore the wide variety of merit badges and adventure badges available during weeklong summer scout classes at HMNS.


Summer Classes

Summer Scouts will be offered in Five-day, Two-day, and One-day sessions. Classes begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at 2:30 p.m.

There will be three weeks of classes at HMNS at Hermann Park and at HMNS at Sugar Land.

Note: the week of the Fourth of July in Sugar Land will shortened to four days of classes (Monday-Thursday, June 29-July 2). Also, we are offering two-day and one-day classes on August 10-11, 2020.

The 2020 Summer Scouts Catalog!

Summer Scout classes will be held at the Hermann Park location the weeks of:

  • June 15–19, 2020 (five-day, two-day, and one-day classes)
  • July 6-10, 2020 (five-day, two-day, and one-day classes)
  • July 27–31, 2020 (five-day, two-day, and one-day classes)

Summer Scout classes will be held at the Sugar Land location the weeks of:

  • June 8-12, 2020 (five-day classes)
  • July 29-July 2, 2020 (four-day, two-day, and one day classes)
  • July 20-24, 2020 (five-day, two day, and one-day classes)
  • August 10-11, 2020 (two-day and one-day classes)


Priority membership registration begins for Family level and above, Thursday, January 16, 2020. Registration for the General Public begins: Thursday,…

Cub Scouts and Webelos

These classes will complete Adventures for current Cub Scouts and Webelos. There are three available classes for Webelos, two for…

Scouts BSA

Each Scouts BSA class will cover all requirements for a Merit Badge, although some classes will have prerequisite work or…

Girl Scouts

Girl Scout summer classes are for girls in grades 2 and up and provide an interactive and fun look into…

Sugar Land Summer Scouts

For summer 2019, Sugar Land Summer Scout classes will be held the weeks of June 10-14, July 1-3 (three-day week),…

Before and After Class

Summer Scouts Before and After Class provide a safe experience for scouts who need to arrive before 9:30 a.m. or…


Parking for Summer Scouts Summer is always a busy time at the Houston Museum of Natural Science! Please allow yourself…

Refer a Friend

Don’t keep the fun all to yourself! Share your HMNS summer adventures with a friend. Refer a friend to Summer…

Second Summer Discount

Are you ready for another summer of science adventures? If you attended Summer Scouts at HMNS in 2018 or 2019-don’t…

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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