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STEM Nova Overnight

Thank you for your interest in STEM Nova Awards at HMNS. This year we’ll be back in person for a STEM Nova Late Night on October 1st, 2021

Registration will open on July 26th, 2021 at 9am. To be added to our notification list for registration, please email

Join us for an evening of fun! Spend an evening at the museum while completing all requirements for the 1-2-3 Go! STEM Nova award. The STEM Nova Late Night is designed for Cub Scouts and will last from 5:30pm to 10pm. Adventure badges to complete requirement 2 of the award will be included in the Late night event. Scouts BSA are invited to visit us during the day on October 2nd to participate in STEM Nova Day. This year we will be offering the 1-2-3 Go! Award during the Late Night and Start Your Engines award for Scouts BSA during STEM Nova Day.

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

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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