Dissection Labs for grades 5 - 10
Bringing a group to HMNS Sugar Land? Explore science, nature and history in our interactive science labs which feature specimens, artifacts and laboratory equipment.
Each lab lasts one hour and accommodates up to 25 students. Labs cost range between $165 per lab and $200 (for Dissection Lab*) and include admission to the Museum's Permanent Exhibit Halls.
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Not for the Squeamish - (September)
Take a close look at the mammalian respiratory system as you dissect a sheep pluck, separating the lungs from the trachea and heart. Includes lung dissection.
Oh Rats - (November)
Beavers, capybara and agoutis, oh my? More fascinating than fearsome, learn about the Rodent Family from the outside in. Includes mouse dissection.
Waste Not, Want Not - (November )
From filtration to waste removal, investigate our very own water treatment plant, the kidney. Includes kidney dissection.
Seeing Stars - (March)
Not the kind that twinkle, but the kind that crawl. Dive deep into this class about the starfish and its Echinoderm cousins. Includes starfish dissection.