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Houston Museum of Natural Science

Houston Museum of Natural Science is a science museum established in 1909 by Houston museum and scientific society. It is located on northern border of Hermann Park in Houston Texas USA. It is a free institution established for the people of Houston focusing on education and science. It consists of central facility with four floors of natural science halls and exhibits.

The Cullen hall consists of world’s finest collections of gems and minerals. More than 750 beautiful crystallized mineral specimens are available. Houston museum of natural science has hosted world’s rarest and most beautiful gems and minerals exhibition to have dazzling treasures. Cullen Hall of Gems & Minerals features a large exhibit of over 750 crystallized mineral specimens and rare gemstones.

Contact Information

  • Address - Houston, One Hermann Circle Drive, 77030 USA
  • Telephone - 1-713-639-4629
  • Email - webmaster@hmns.org
  • Website - www.hmns.org

Houston Museum of Natural Science

Established 1909
Location Houston, One Hermann Circle Drive

Admission/Ticket Rates

  • IMAX
    • Monday - Friday - 10 am - 4 pm (last show)
    • Saturday - Sunday - 10 am - 5 pm (last show)


  • Permanent Exhibit Halls
    • Monday & Wednesday - Sunday - 9 am - 6 pm (last entry at 5 pm)
    • Tuesday - 9 am - 8 pm (last entry at 7 pm)


  • Special Exhibitions
    • Monday & Wednesday - Sunday - 9 am - 6 pm (last entry at 5 pm)
    • Tuesday - 9 am - 8 pm (last entry at 7 pm)


  • Planetarium
    • Monday - Sunday - 11:30 am - 4:30 pm (last show)
    • Saturday - 11:30 am - 5 pm (last show)


  • Butterfly Center
    • Monday - Sunday - 9 am - 6 pm (last entry at 5 pm)


HMNS Gem Collections1
The Dragon
The One Ring
HMNS Gem Collections2
HMNS Gem Collections3
HMNS Gem Collections4
Rhodochrosite
HMNS Gem Collections5
Gem Carvings of Gerd Dreher
HMNS Gem Collections6
Masterpieces of Mineral World
Gold & Lapis Bull Headed Lyre
Pearls
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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