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Making a Difference in the Houston Community & Beyond

Your support for science education helps us to continue to provide innovative programs and resources.
The vision and generosity of countless donors have allowed the Houston Museum of Natural Science to grow and thrive. Our programs are essential in helping to foster a scientifically literate society, and require resources beyond admission and program fees. The museum is grateful for the support of individuals, corporations, and foundations that further the mission of preserving and advancing the general knowledge of natural science.
Annual Fund
Inspiration to learn and the joy of doing so… that’s what the Houston Museum of Natural Science has delivered to our visitors for more than 100 years.
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The H.P. Attwater Society
Make a discovery while making a difference! Join HMNS’s Annual Fund donor society to unlock all the magic and wonder our natural world has to offer…
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Fundraising Events
Each year, HMNS hosts three signature events for Museum donors: Critter Crawl, Gala, and Excellence in Science Luncheon.
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Corporate Giving
Become a Partner in Science and demonstrate your company’s support of science education to the museum’s roughly two million annual visitors.
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Planned Giving
If the Houston Museum of Natural Science has enriched your life, you may wish to consider making a planned gift that will help sustain its mission of science education for future generations.
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More Ways to Give

Did you know that many companies offer matching gift programs? Some companies will even match monetary gifts made by employees’ spouses or use volunteer grants to provide financial donations in recognition of ongoing engagement.

Thank You
Your generous support keeps the Museum’s scientific endeavors in orbit, and thanks to you, HMNS is reaching stellar new heights!