Easter Weekend Hours HMNS at Hermann Park

Friday & Saturday, April 19 & 20, 9am-6pm | Sunday, April 21, 11am-6pm

Egypt 2020 — The Grand Tour

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We are excited to offer a two-part trip to Egypt like no other. Folks can register for either or both. Complete itinerary and registration information will be available spring 2019.

Image shows the pyramids of giza in egypt

Part I – Classic Nile Tour: Pyramids, Temples and Tombs

HMNS Curator of Egyptology will accompany our group to the must-see sights of ancient Egypt—Cairo, Abu Simbel, Aswan, Philae, Kom Ombo, Edfu, Luxor, Giza. This portion includes a Nile Cruise. Slated for March 17–26, 2020.

Image shows large rock formation in the White Desert of Egypt

Part II – Egypt, Beyond the Beaten Path: Paleontology and Geology

HMNS Curator of Paleontology David Temple will accompany the group to incredible sites that seldom make travel itineraries: the White Desert, Black Desert, Crystal Desert, Bahariya Oasis, Valley of the Whales, St. Catherine’s Monastery, Mount Sinai and Suez Canal in Egypt. Then on to Jordon to see the Colored Canyon, Dahab on the Gulf of Aqaba, Wadi Rum, Moses Mountain, Petra and Jeresh and Amman. Slated for March 17–26, 2020.

HMNS at Hermann Park

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

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13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
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Needville, Texas 77461
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Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
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