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The Houston Museum of Natural Science

4,977 Reviews

The Houston Museum of Natural Science

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See the historical highlights and cultural delights of Houston on this 75-minute loop, hop-on sightseeing tour.  Enjoy unobstructed views and listen to fascinating audio commentary as you cruise past important landmarks like the historic City Hall and Houston Zoo. See popular attractions like Market Square, Downtown Aquarium and the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, hopping off to explore further whenever an attraction captures your attention. Rejoin the tour at a time to suit your schedule at any conveniently located stops along the route.
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Texastochina wrote a review Oct 18
Houston, Texas43 contributions9 helpful votes
First, HMNS has something for everyone. There are a lot of attractions and many ooh, aah experiences. I was enrolled in a class there when I was a kid. As I remember, it was all in one room at the zoo. The guy who taught the class had a collection of dinosaur bones, stuffed animals and things floating in jars. But, he gave science flesh and bones and made us all curious to know more. Now, I have retired after working for myself as a Chemical Engineer. I did well and have watched how this museum has grown to an outstanding place. Every kid that can should go here. Every adult can enrich their world by seeing these exhibits. Every grandparent will appreciate the unique items and presentations here. This is a must on any bucket list. Enjoy!
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Date of experience: December 2019
Yevgeniy M wrote a review Oct 15
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Overall, it was a really great experience. On the negative side: 1. The food selection was limited and overpriced 2. There were no storage/locker place for small items.
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sandiablonde wrote a review Sep 2020
Edgewood, New Mexico478 contributions216 helpful votes
What a great museum! I really liked the way they arranged it from the very beginning of life on the planet to the advent of humans. And the dinosaurs! What great specimens! Truly great and impressive. All the favorites and then some. It is incredible to stand next to a T-Rex and see how big they really were or the largest flying dinosaurs. They were huge. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We were told that they have the most complete triceratops in existence here and it was massive. Loved the gem display also. Very well presented. The gigantic inflatable Mars globe was cool also. Don't miss the Egyptian exhibit on the third floor. And with the COVID thing going on, the museum was almost empty and so it was a very nice, relaxing experience. Certainly worth a visit.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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FellowTraveler772521 wrote a review Sep 2020
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Very nice way to spend a iffy weather day, very much enjoyed it . Our grown adult children live in Houston had never been , kept saying what a great idea coming to see the butterflies was
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Date of experience: September 2020
Diane N wrote a review Aug 2020
Hitchcock, Texas136 contributions36 helpful votes
We went during the "free" admission time during the afternoon 2-5pm on Thursday. Not too many people so we were able to roam through the dinosaur area without any trouble. This area is amazing and so enjoyed by our entire group. We had adults, my 15 year old grandson and my two young (6 and 8) granddaughters. Everyone was captivated by the dinosaur exhibit! It was great fun! We then visited the other areas of the museum and enjoyed the wildlife area, especially the Texas Coast wildlife, the rocks, and the mummys! Had a great time and the 2-5pm timeframe was perfect. We saw everything we wanted and all for free!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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