HMNS will be open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. May 27-30 & HMNS at Sugar Land will be open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on May 30. The George Observatory will be closed this weekend due to flooding in Brazos Bend State Park.
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She’s been a symbol of hope, protection and comfort to her followers for almost 500 years, but why? What is it about her that has inspired millions throughout the Americas? According to deeply held beliefs, La Virgen de Guadalupe appeared to Juan Diego in 1531 and changed his life. Today, her image represents not only a great miracle, but the identity of a nation of believers. Trace the story back to its origins in our limited engagement exhibition.
Information panels are printed in both English and Spanish, and an audio guide is accessible by cell phone.
Translation services generously supported by Trini and O. C. Mendenhall Foundation.
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.
HMNS at Hermann Park
5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Monday - Sunday*
9:00AM - 5:00PM
2:00PM - 5:00PM
* Holiday Hours subject to change Only Permanent Exhibits are Free. Last Ticket for Butterfly Center, Exhibitions and Giant Screen Theatre: 4:00PM. Last Ticket for Planetarium: 4:30PM