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Mayan Monday To Forensics Friday And Everything In Between: This Week’s Happenings At HMNS
September 17, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

Behind The Scenes Tour of the Cockrell Butterfly Center Plus Greenhouses HMNS entomologists and horticulturists will take you behind the scenes of the containment room and rooftop greenhouses–areas not open to the public–where staff cares for the Museum’s caterpillars, butterflies, other insects, food plants for the butterflies. In addition to the behind-the-scenes zones, you will […]

A New Definition Of Frostbite: Happenings This Week At HMNS
August 27, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

  Frozen (2013) GET TICKETS August 31 When the newly-crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister Anna teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition. 102 min. – Animation | Adventure | Comedy Won 2 Oscars.   Lecture […]

Lost Or Forgotten Houston History: Sports Edition
July 27, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

The Houston Museum of Natural Science has been a member of the Houston Community since 1909. We were established by the Houston Scientific Society, whose members had names like Ideson, Attwater, Westeimer and Kirby. We have so many ties to Houston history that it seems every time the wrecking ball swings we lose a part […]

The Whole Story Behind The Saharan Dust Over Houston And The Positive And Negative Effects Of It
July 18, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

For the past couple weeks you’ve probably been hearing about the dust plume settling over the Bayou City, producing beautiful sunsets while also wreaking havoc with our sinuses. You’ve  probably wondered why exactly this is happening, if its’ a result of climate change and if we should be worried. This blog will provide some answers […]



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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
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