The Houston Museum of Natural Science will be closed from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 4th.

The Cockrell Butterfly Center is closed for renovations.


Learn about HMNS Labs!


Labs on Demand

Want a lab experience for your field trip? Need help with a TEKS objective? Try our Labs On Demand! Each of these hands-on labs is tailored to your group’s needs.

  • Cost: $250 – standard Lab on Demand
    $250 – dissection Lab on Demand (dissection lab prices may vary depending on dissection requested.)
    $250–$500 – Advanced Lab Topics for High School
    Add a $75 travel fee for traveling presentations
    Lab fee includes admission to the Museum’s Permanent Exhibit Halls on the day of your lab.
  • Capacity: Up to 25 students

To schedule a Lab on Demand, please review our School Year Programs Guide and fill out the information located in the form here. A program coordinator will be in touch shortly to complete the booking process.

Do not hesitate to email to address your particular needs if you do not see them included on this list. We have lots of options to suit your specific needs.


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
(979) 553-3400

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