HMNS at Hermann Park
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Wiess Energy Hall

This exhibit is closed for renovations until Fall 2017.
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Better. Stronger. Faster! Wiess Energy Hall will re-open in 2017!

Our vision for the Wiess Energy Hall at the Houston Museum of Natural Science has always been to maintain prominence as the world’s finest and most comprehensive exhibition about the science and technology of hydrocarbon energy.

Wiess Energy Hall Partners

The Museum wishes to thank its 2016-2017 Wiess Energy Hall Partners whose donations to the Museum’s Annual Fund provide support to further the Hall’s educational reach and strengthen the educational impact of the Museum’s programs as a whole.

2016 – 2017 Wiess Energy Hall Partners

Exxon Mobil Corporation
Phillips 66

25,000 – 49,999 
Marathon Oil Corporation
Shell Oil Company

10,000 – 24,999 
Hyperdynamics Corporation

Wiess Energy Hall Online

These online courses cover an array of energy topics, starting with an overview of energy and continuing with the lifecycle of hydrocarbons—from formation through exploration and discovery, drilling, production, refining, transportation and end users. The course series concludes with a survey of alternative energy sources, including renewables, alternative fuels, nuclear fusion and more.

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100% of the Museum Store proceeds benefit the Houston Museum of Natural Science's educational programming.

Please help us to preserve our collections for the next generation by not using flash when taking personal pictures at HMNS and at HMNS Sugar Land. Exposure to strong lights over time causes fading and deterioration of most artifacts and specimens.

Flash photography is ONLY allowed in the Grand Hall and the rainforest of the Cockrell Butterfly Center.

Selfie sticks are not allowed anywhere in HMNS, HMNS Sugar Land and the George Observatory.

For press and any commercial photo shoots, please contact the Public Relations dept.

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HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629

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