The Planetarium will be closed due to maintenance on Tuesday, August 28 and Wednesday, August 29. We apologize for the inconvenience.

HMNS Catalysts

Looking to mix things up? Join HMNS’ Young Professionals group, HMNS Catalysts, and cause a reaction! A membership program for fun, intellectual types around town to mix and mingle, become a Catalyst and take advantage of all HMNS has to offer.

HMNS Catalysts Membership Levels:

  • HMNS Catalysts Individual – $100
    Membership benefits for one person
    (Benefits valued at $40.00)
  • HMNS Catalysts Dual – $125
    Membership benefits for two people
    (Benefits valued at $80.00)
  • HMNS Catalysts Family – $150
    Membership benefits for two adults and four children
    *All HMNS Catalysts events are strictly for adults 21 and up.
    (Benefits valued at $80.00)

HMNS Catalysts enjoy basic Museum member benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for one to exclusive HMNS Catalysts social events
  • Discounted ticket to all HMNS Catalysts events for one friend
  • One FREE ticket to all Mixers & Elixirs (Catalysts Individual Members receive 1 free ticket per summer event. Catalysts Dual members receive 2 free tickets per event. Not applicable to Spirits & Skeletons.)

*HMNS Catalysts events are strictly for adults ages 21 and up.

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Upcoming Events:

HMNS Catalysts: The Cockrell Butterfly Center
Young Professionals
Thursday, August 16, 2018; 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Join HMNS Catalysts for a special evening with in the Cockrell Butterfly Center! Walk through a living butterfly habitat, marvel at spectacular live and preserved specimens of some of the world’s largest and weirdest arthropods, and enjoy crafts and activities.

HMNS Catalysts: Burke Baker Planetarium
Young Professionals
Thursday, November 8, 2018; 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Join HMNS Catalysts for a night of stargazing in the Burke Baker Planetarium! The newly upgraded planetarium enables guest to fly through the universe and experience the vastness of space. Enjoy arts and crafts and astronomy themed activities.

Complimentary drinks, light bites, crafts and more.

Strictly for adults ages 21 and up!

FREE for HMNS Catalysts Members!

General Public: $25

Museum Members – (All Other Levels and HMNS Catalysts Guests) $15

Please reserve guest and Museum Member tickets at the Museum box office or by calling 713-639-4629.

Catalysts receive free tickets to Mixers & Elixirs. Pop on over to our place to mingle, clink your cocktail glass, and break out your best dance moves. Enjoy live music, cash bars, and the city’s best food trucks. The perfect party, where the science club meets the social set, happens each month from June through August. Hitting this scene is a sure sign of intelligence! For dates and details, click here.

This event is only for adults ages 21 and up.

*For guest tickets and Museum Members (all other levels), please reserve tickets at the Museum box office or by calling 713-639-4629.

HMNS at Hermann Park

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

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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
(281) 313-2277

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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

Tuesday - Saturday By Reservation
Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
DST = Daylight Savings Time.
Please call for holiday hours. Entry to Brazos Bend State Park ends at 9:30 p.m. daily
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