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.

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Learn about HMNS Labs!

LAB GUIDE

Biology Labs

To schedule a lab, please contact reservations@hmns.org

Our Biology Labs cover a wide range of topics in molecular biology, ecology, genetics, and more. Bringing a group to HMNS or HMNS Sugar Land? Explore science, nature and history in our interactive science labs which feature specimens, artifacts and laboratory equipment.

Each lab lasts one hour and accommodates up to 25 students. Labs cost range between $200 and *$250 per lab (for Dissection Lab*) and include admission to the Museum’s Permanent Exhibit Halls for participating students and their chaperones.


Biology Labs

Rootin’ for Ya! (March at HMNS) – Learn about the pigments in leaves using paper chromatography and see the function of the xylem and phloem through a celery stalk. Dissect a carrot to see the root and shoot system in this popular vegetable.

 
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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