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Houston Museum of Natural Science General Admission provided by The Houston Museum of Natural Science

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
The Houston Museum of Natural Science is one of the most visited museums in the United States. With this general admission ticket, visit at a time that suits you and spend as long as you like inside. Enjoy full access to the permanent exhibitions including popular galleries such as Ancient Egypt, Texas Wildlife, The Americas, and the largest dinosaur hall in North America.
Highlights
  • Prepaid tickets: no fixed entrance time or waiting in ticket queues
  • Full access to the museum’s permanent exhibitions
  • Fun and educational museum, suitable for the entire family
  • Self-guided tour lets you explore at your own pace
Important Information
Duration
3h
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Exclusions
  • 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
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Additional Info
  • 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 travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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ghing09 wrote a review Nov 2020
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Educational lessons especially if you have a kids. Even adults loved all the displays. Butterfly, theater, body worlds etc.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Yevgeniy M wrote a review Oct 2020
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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 Mexico541 contributions240 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
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Date of experience: September 2020
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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
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Jonathan B wrote a review Jul 2020
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The Egypt exhibit was amazing. There are countless things exhibits to see. One of the best museums I’ve been to. Will be going back
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Date of experience: July 2020
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667angelicaf
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Great visit
My only complaint was one of the employees being a bit snarky with us. We walked into the museum and had just looke
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Texastochina
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An Entertaining and Memorable Way to Spend and Afternoon
First, HMNS has something for everyone. There are a lot of attractions and many ooh, aah experiences. I was enrolle
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FellowTraveler772521
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Great fun!
Very nice way to spend a iffy weather day, very much enjoyed it . Our grown adult children live in Houston had neve
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Mike18838
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Go the Egyptian exhibit!
What a fantastic day out. I was with a group of all ages from 5 to 75 and we had a ball. The Egyptian room for me w
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roianntheiss
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Awesome!
The butterflies were absolutely gorgeous in the rainforest! The guide was very informative very accommodating to my
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Wendy S
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LEGO exhibit
We are members so go as often as we can. The LEGO exhibit was amazing. Actually all their special roasting exhibits
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bornthatway_traveler
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Excellent Family and Solo Travel Destination
I only checked out this museum for two hours or so while visiting Houston (it was getting close to the museum’s clo
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L8436NNmonikab
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My granddaughter's favorite place
My granddaughter is an addict of dinosaurs! We have gone twice already this year, even though the exhibits haven't
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sweetsunshine74
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Awesome museum and incredible butterfly house!
We had an afternoon free while we were visiting Houston and we decided to visit the Natural Science Museum. We rea
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MR_Travels1920
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Free Thursdays
Luckily we visited the Museum on a Thursday when it is free entry for anybody after 2pm! There were no queues and t
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A3572SHrobertb
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Your kids will love this
Great place to take the family. Butterfly’s everywhere. Lush landscaping. A wonderful learning experience.
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LawStudentTravels
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The gems were beautiful.
We enjoyed this museum. The vault with the gems were exquisite. The LEGO exhibit was exhibit was exceptional.
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backwoodtravelor
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Wounder Science in the Works.
Awsome place to visit. The sinage directions to each exibit is wounderful. The attendents were very helpful. The pa
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delnorn
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Good Collection
The HMNS has a nice collection of permanent exhibits many of which are interactive. Guests may visit the butterf
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Brewhitt11
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Stonehenge Exhibit was very informative
We visited the Stonehenge exhibit at the beginning of our museum visit since it’s on the first floor near the ticke
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