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The Houston Museum of Natural Science: Tours & Tickets

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This outstanding science museum has a spectacular collection of mineral specimens, a dinosaur skeleton, space-station models, a planetarium, IMAX theater and a six-story butterfly center in which these beautiful creatures land delicately on...more
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5555 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX 77030-1718
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Very interesting collections and extremely friendly and helpful staff. Wish the restaurant offered more variety to address the feeding needs of young kids.
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Easy parking and entry. Great exhibits. Friendly staff. Get the early and plan on spending the day. Good restaurant with healthy choices.
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Don't get me wrong, several aspects of the museum are great, but the dinosaur exhibit is breathtaking and even a bit scary with the dramatic lightning and intense placement of the bones. You really get a sense of the rugged wildness of the past. It is just amazing. Several other
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I have been to many natural museums but this one is one of the oldest and it has three real dinosaur fossils meaning it contains more than 50% real bones found in different areas of the USA for example Utah and Wyoming a most see attraction next time you are in the Houston
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Unexpectedly I spent an entire day in the museum. It is a truly eclectic collection of "stuff" but there is so much to see. The dinosaurs alone took 2 hours and the Faberge exhibition was splendid, and I've never seen such a large number of mummies. The room of curiosities left
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