All of our facilities will be closed March 17 – April 3
2020 Summer Camps at HMNS Catalog!

From Art Smart to Weird Science, explore available summer camps and get information on registration.

DownloadFor kids ages 6-12

Summer Camp

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This isn’t your average summer camp. Against the backdrop of real dinosaur fossils, chemistry in action and a world class institution, kids can experience a summer of education and adventure. Geared for kids ages 6 – 12, Summer Camps at HMNS use fun, hands-on learning and distinguished teachers to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists. What will your child discover? 

The week-long day camps at HMNS and HMNS at Sugar Land run from June 1 to August 14 and cover a wide range of topics from physics and coding to paleontology and forensic science.

Registration begins March 23, 2020 for the general public and even sooner for members! Become a member for priority registration access as early as Thursday, February 13. 

Priority Registration for museum members: 

Discoverer members | Feb. 13
Family flex members | Feb. 18
All other family-level members | Feb. 24
General public | Mar. 23

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Parent Information

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Pick-Up/Drop-Off Carpool Service and HMNS Garage Parking

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HMNS Sugar Land Summer Camps

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Summer Camps at HMNS Scholarships

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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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21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

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