Dangerous and Deadly

From weather, food, insects, and more discover the dangers that lurk in the environment around us.

Your package includes:

Cost: Approximately *$14.50 per person

Complement your field trip by including:

On-site Outreach Program

Wildlife on Wheels: Venomous vs. Poisonous
Delve into a world of danger as you learn about venomous and poisonous animals, and the differences among their adaptations! Presenters will use a limited selection of live animals to cover the mechanisms of these defenses.

For full program details and pricing information, visit our Outreach page or contact outreach@hmns.org.

Student Labs: 

Nature’s Revenge
Don’t make them mad; these animals are equipped with toxins to fight back! Delve into the world of venomous and poisonous animals, particularly those found in Texas.

For full class list and pricing information, visit our Lab page.

Book Dangerous and Deadly today by contacting us at (713) 639-4659, e-mailing fieldtrips@hmns.org, or filling out our online booking form.

Important Information Regarding Packages
  • *All prices are approximations, and may vary depending on the number of students attending and availability.
  • Packages are available on a first-come first-serve basis and fill quickly, so schedule early to ensure your spot.
  • If your program of choice is unavailable, we will make every effort to create a similar itinerary that will accommodate your needs.
  • Select items may not be available during summer months; please contact fieldtrips@hmns.org for details.

Death by Natural Causes is organized by the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Local support provided by the John P. McGovern Foundation. 

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