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Dissection Labs

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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.

Dissection Labs*

Featuring dissections for grades 5-10.

Brain (September at HMNS) – Put your axons to work as you model nerves and neurotransmitters.

Oh Rats! (October at HMNS) – In this lab, you will discover what separates the rodents from rabbits in this mammalian dissection.

Jawless and Flawless (January at HMNS) – Learn all about lampreys as you discover what makes these crazy chordates so unique in the animal kingdom.

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 / (281) 242-3055

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