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New Special Exhibition at HMNS – Vanishing Arts: Highlights from the Beasley-Hwang Collection
March 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Opening March 24 – FREE for Members Over a period of several decades, two medical doctors studied Hepatitis B in Asia. This husband and wife team, Dr. Palmer Beasley and Dr. Lu Yu Hwang, took advantage of their travels abroad to collect artifacts wherever they went. Sadly, Dr. Beasley passed away in 2012, and the […]

Your Spring Break Guide for a Fossil-filled Visit to HMNS
March 10, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

Looking for something to do over spring break? Well, we have some dino-mite options for you! We have extended Hours During Spring Break: HMNS Hermann Park (March 11-19) – Monday-Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. HMNS at Sugar Land (March 13-17) – Monday-Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  George Observatory: Will be open Tuesday, March […]

Google’s Field Trip Days At HMNS
March 2, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

By Elizabeth Galante, Content Manager and Data Analyst, Youth Education Sales   Thanks to a sponsorship from Google, the Houston Museum of Natural Science was able to close the Museum to the public and invite 2,082 Houston-area students, teachers, and chaperones to a free evening field trip on January 20, 2017. Google’s generous support provided […]

Missed Connections: Malachite And The Ancient Egyptians
February 28, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

We’ve all heard of the notorious classified ads. Whether you think the stories emanating from those newspaper columns are romantic or creepy, it can’t be denied that they are interesting to hear about. Here at HMNS we have missed connections everywhere. But I don’t mean human connections, or a least living human connections…   The connections that […]



Editor's Picks New Special Exhibition at HMNS – Vanishing Arts: Highlights from the Beasley-Hwang Collection Your Spring Break Guide for a Fossil-filled Visit to HMNS Google’s Field Trip Days At HMNS Missed Connections: Malachite And The Ancient Egyptians Everything you need to know about the Hubble Telescope Raptors – Group Hunters or Cannibals?
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5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
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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

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