Currently Viewing:Special Exhibits
The Chronophage clock is one of only four in the world. Part insect, part reptile, the chronophage represents the looming presence of wasted time.
Features the most important discoveries from both Sanxingdui and Jinsha and examine the great mystery of where this 3500 year old culture could have come from and where and why they abruptly vanished
Whether you're looking for armchair adventure or you're planning your own photography life list, Sam Gainer's magical point of view invites you now to gaze through his lens and see what he has seen.
Featuring more than 350 objects, highlights include 2 Faberge eggs recently added to the collection - the breathtaking Diamond Trellis Imperial Egg and one of the celebrated Kelch Eggs.
© 2015 Houston Museum of Natural Science5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston Texas 77030