All of our facilities will be closed March 17 – April 3

Curator’s Circle

Please contact Laynie Bracewell to join the Curator’s Circle, or call at (713) 639-4729.

The Curator’s Circle honors a distinguished group of individuals who support the Museum at the $10,000 level and above in presenting superior and uncommon exhibitions. Curator’s Circle members add greatly to the cultural and educational landscape of our community and receive the following benefits:


  • Invitations to exclusive exhibition previews, dinners and intimate talks created especially for Curator’s Circle
  • Invitation to in-depth, docent guided tours of traveling special exhibitions.
  • President’s Circle Membership for one year
  • Skip the phone line! Special concierge number Monday through Friday to assist in securing your tickets and reservations
  • Skip the ticket line! One year all access VIP pass for you and a guest into the Museum’s permanent exhibit halls and ticketed venues, Cockrell Butterfly Center, Burke Baker Planetarium and Wortham Giant Screen Theatre
  • Complimentary tickets to selected exhibitions
  • Exhibition catalogues for selected HMNS exhibits


  • All above benefits
  • VIP seat at the Excellence in Science luncheon
  • Travel opportunities as they arise


  • All above benefits
  • Table at the HMNS Annual Gala in the location of your choosing and recognition at the $10,000 level


  • All above benefits
  • Listing on the title wall of the exhibition of your preference

HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629

Get Directions Offering varies by location
HMNS at Sugar Land

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

Get Directions Offering varies by location
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
Get Directions Offering varies by location

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