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Explore science, nature and history in our interactive science labs which feature specimens, artifacts and laboratory equipment! To book a group lab, email today!

Each in-person lab lasts one hour and accommodates up to 25 students. In-person lab costs range between $200 and $500 per lab and include admission to the Museum’s Permanent Exhibit Halls. Virtual Group Lab costs range between $150 and $250 per lab.

Looking to book a lab for your child without a group? Individual registration is now available for the school year!

See a full list of Labs and more education programs in our School Year Programs Guide.

Weekday Labs

Individual Registration Fall Schedule 2021 Health and Safety Modifications for Group Labs during the 2021-2022 School Year Our interactive labs…

Labs on Demand

Want a lab experience for your field trip? Need help with a TEKS objective? Try our Labs On Demand! Each…

Virtual Group Labs

With our Virtual Group Labs, you can bring the excitement of HMNS into your home! With two different virtual formats…

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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