HMNS at Hermann Park will be closed on Saturday, March 7.

World Oceans Day


Blue Marlin specimen celebrating World Ocean's Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science

Monday, June 8, 2020, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

This event is free with Museum admission.

With a goal of promoting Ocean conservation by preventing plastic pollution, “Together We can Protect and Restore our Ocean” is the theme for UN-designated World Oceans Day. Celebrate at HMNS with a “dive” on life-size 2D coral reefs of the Gulf of Mexico with Dr. Adrienne Correa of Rice plus presentations by Rice University’s BioSciences Department. At various hands-on stations, researchers from several organizations will share their appreciation for the oceans and marine life and ways we can help in their conservation.

This event is co-sponsored by Rice University’s BioSciences Department, Texas A&M University at Galveston, and HMNS.

Located Here
HMNS at Hermann Park

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


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