Please note, HMNS at Hermann Park will be closed on Saturday March 2, 2019.

Get Outdoors

Available Spring Only
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Movie Poster for Backyard Wilderness giant screen film now showing at the Houston Museum of Natural Science

Discover the intricate secrets that nature has—some even as close as your own backyard!

Your Package includes:

Cost: Approximately *$9.50 per person

Complement your field trip by including:

On-site Outreach Programs

Wildlife on Wheels: Texas Wildlife

Investigate the variety of habitats in the Lone Star State and meet some of the animals that call Texas home. Students of all ages can take a look at the incredible variety of animals found in Texas, how they have adapted to the habitats they live in, and the challenges they face in our state.

Student Labs

Land Forms: Explore the basic landforms and waterways found in Texas. Follow our water from spring to shore!

Book Get Outdoors 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.
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

Hours
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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