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Mark Your Calendars for these events happening at HMNS 8/31-9/6
August 30, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

Bust out your planners, calendars, and PDAs (if you are throwback like that), it’s time to mark your calendars for the HMNS events of this week!  Fan Faves for 30 Day Film Festival September 1-30, 2015Experience the 7 greatest adventures on Earth in a single day! From the depths of the ocean to the top of […]

Stego says HMNS makes field trips easier on teachers
August 25, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

by Kaylee Gund Hi all, Stego the Stegosaurus here, putting my best plate forward for the beginning of the school year! I was chatting with my Discovery Guide pals the other day and we’re all looking forward to the great school field trips we see every year. But surprisingly, a few local teachers they’ve spoken to […]

Mark Your Calendars for these events happening at HMNS 8/24-8/30
August 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

Bust out your planners, calendars, and PDAs (if you are throwback like that), it’s time to mark your calendars for the HMNS events of this week!  Behind-the-Scenes ToursTuesday, August 25 6:00 p.m.Enjoy the beauty of one of our special exhibitions on an after hours tour with our master docents. Tour the stunning display of ancient […]

Go ahead. Take your toddler to the museum!
August 23, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

by Victoria Smith When my children were younger, and I was hip to the toddler scene, I would schedule play dates at all the usual places: I’d push the stroller to the park, load up the red wagon for the zoo, and slip Cheerios to fussy babies during story time at the library. The Houston […]

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