Boxcar Sponsorship

$175.00 + $7.95 Shipping (FMV $55)

Your personalized message will be printed on a boxcar that will run on a track in the Trains OverTexas exhibition at HMNS.

After the exhibition closes (January, 2019), your boxcar will be mailed to you to keep as a memento.


Step 1:Select A Boxcar


Step 2:Customize Side A

30 Character Limit. Both sides of boxcar may not be visible at all times while on display.


Step 3:Customize Side B

50 Character Limit. Both sides of boxcar may not be visible at all times while on display.


Step 4:Shipping Information

Where would you like your boxcar shipped after Trains Over Texas closes?


Step 5:Confirmation

Please verify the information you have entered.

  • Boxcar colors, styles, & designs may vary.
  • Customized boxcars will be displayed in the Trains Over Texas exhibition at HMNS through the closing of the exhibition (January, 2019).
  • Boxcar sponsorships do not include admission to the Museum or the Trains Over Texas exhibition.
  • Exhibition dates are subject to change without notice.
  • Please allow up to 3 business days for boxcar production after receipt of payment.
  • Boxcars sponsorships end when the exhibition closes and must be renewed in future iterations of the exhibition.
  • Both sides of boxcar may not be visible at all times while on display.
  • Boxcars purchased in previous iterations of the exhibition cannot be displayed without full renewal of sponsorship.
  • Boxcars will be shipped to the address provided in this form after the exhibition closes. HMNS is not responsible for invalid shipping addresses provided by purchaser.
  • Boxcar sponsorships support the Trains Over Texas exhibition.
  • Limited availability: first come, first served.
  • HMNS reserves the right not to display a boxcar based on the content of the customized message.

The Houston Museum of Natural Science is classified as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization by the Internal Revenue Service. The tax ID number is 74-1036131. Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Unless otherwise directed by the donor, donations will be allocated to the Trains Over Texas exhibition at HMNS.