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Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Regular temperature checks for staff
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Overview

Visit the Houston Museum of Natural Science to see the largest dinosaur hall in North America, check out the extensive collection of rare gems, and stop into your choice of permanent exhibits.
  • General admission ticket to Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Discover the permanent exhibits on your own
  • Choose to see permanent exhibits on Ancient Egypt, dinosaurs, Texas wildlife, and more
  • Special exhibits, the Brown Hall of Entomology, and other special features require additional tickets
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The listed price does not include a parking fee, parking is payable upon arrival.
The listed price does not include access to separate ticketed attractions such as films, the butterfly center, or traveling exhibits
Food and drinks

Departure Point

The Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1718

Departure Time

1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tuesday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Wednesday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Thursday:09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Friday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Saturday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Sunday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Make your own way to the Houston Museum of Natural Science, which is located across from Hermann Park in the heart of the Houston Museum District.

Upon your arrival, exchange the voucher for your ticket for your admission ticket. Then enter the museum for your self-guided tour of the permanent exhibits.

Permanent exhibits include North America's largest dinosaur hall, and the Gems & Minerals exhibit, which boasts one of the most extensive collections in the United States, with more than 450 rare gemstones and geodes. You can also browse exhibits on Ancient Egypt, Texas Wildlife, The Americas, African Wildlife, Chemistry, and more. Refreshments and food are available for purchase at the cafe.

Entrance to special exhibits, the Brown Hall of Entomology, the Planetarium, and the IMAX movie theater require additional expense. Please check for details on the day of your visit.
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The Houston Museum of Natural Science
The Houston Museum of Natural Science is located in the heart of the Houston Museum District across from Hermann Park. With world-class hospitality and knowledgeable staff, the museum will delight you with it's easy to follow layout, clearly marked displays and beautiful exhibit halls. Whether you are searching for the cafe or querying staff about the elemental symbol for gold, you are guaranteed to find whatever it is you are looking for with a minimal amount of effort and a substantial amount of excitement. Your voucher to the museum should be exchanged for your ticket upon arrival. Once you enter, you'll have the option to visit numerous permanent exhibits including North America's largest dinosaur hall and one of the most extensive gem and geode collections in the United States. The museum is perfect for families and school groups, tourist and locals and offers refreshments and food at the cafe.  
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please be sure to have a photo ID with you in order to redeem your voucher
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • OPERATED BY Houston Museum of Natural Science

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission?
A:
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
See all safety measures taken by Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
See all safety measures taken by Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission?
A:
The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission?
A:
The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission.

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Good but not worth the $20 for parking
Kyanne_W
, Feb 2021
It was very cool and interesting. It was worth the money I spent. But when I went to pay for parking it was $20 so it wasn’t worth even going when you have to give all the money back for parking. I would recommend this to other people. But I’ll make sure they don’t park in the parking ramp because what a rip off!!
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GREAT EXPERIENCE AT THE MUSEUM
Donna_L
, Feb 2021
Saw the body works show it was great. My husband and I also saw the dinosaur exhibit, my favorite is the t-rex. I would recommend visiting the museum.
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Houston Museum of Natural Science first visit.
Kimberly_P
, Jan 2021
I had a very enjoyable first time visit to the Houston Museum of Natural Science with my 30 year old son. I am so glad we made time for it before he flow him the morning.
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Excellent!
Coy_R
, Jan 2021
It was great! Even with interactive parts closed due to covid. It was a great experience for ages. We will definitely be going back in the near future. January 9 2021
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Dangerous
DebraCron
, Jan 2021
I'm very upset. The place was so crowded that we had to say excuse me vertices we walked by. Absolutely No social distancing. And it was hot in there. This is a good soup for Corona virus.
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star-5
Great but needs a little improvement in the system
missyscott08
, Jan 2021
I love how they have secretly placed people throughout to answer your questions. The staff is great! I don’t like if I decide to see the extra attractions I have go down stairs to buy a ticket. I don’t mind paying but I like to to wander and decide later on.
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5 star, preteens, teens, and parents included
Tammy_F
, Sep 2020
Amazing experience. There was something for everyone. We spent 4 hours just looking at all of the artifacts. The only reason we left was to eat!
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star-5
Grandson birthday
Tisha_B
, Aug 2020
Everything was very nice. Museum was amazing. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Loved the dinosaurs and the megamouth.
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star-5
Great experience
Christina_W
, Jul 2020
Great experience. Thank you for reducing the cost during this time. Was a great place to get out and get away. Felt safe and things were very clean
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star-4
Amazing
Jasmine_Z
, Mar 2020
It was Great 👍 great staff and i would have loved to watch a movie but better luck next time. Maybe add all thr additional exhibits
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