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Travel Through History In Time Labs. 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.

Time Labs – Sugar Land

Ancient Writing (October at HMNS and October 28th in Sugar Land) – Explore the evolution of writing from pictograms to phonograms. Then experiment with recreating the tools used by the ancient scribes to create their work.

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World (January at HMNS and January 27th in Sugar Land) – Journey with us as we visit the wonders of the ancient world. Then investigate how numismatists helped piece together the story of these amazing creations by creating your own coin.

Gallant Gladiators (March at HMNS and March 31st in Sugar Land) – The truth about gladiators may surprise you! Come uncover the facts about these ancient celebrities as we venture into the arena and meet the characters who fought on the sand.

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13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
(281) 313-2277


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