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The Cockrell Butterfly Center Admission in Houston provided by The Houston Museum of Natural Science

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The Cockrell Butterfly Center Admission in Houston

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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.
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Duration
30–60 minutes
Inclusions
  • Cockrell Butterfly Center Entrance Fee
  • Entry/Admission - The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Exclusions
  • General Museum Admission entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Your tickets will be held at the box office in exchange for Viator voucher
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 75 travellers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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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
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rtheiss wrote a review Jul 2020
Memphis, Tennessee6 contributions
The butterflies were absolutely gorgeous in the rainforest! The guide was very informative very accommodating to my 91 y/o mom. Great place to just sit and watch. The museum itself was full of information about all things creepy crawlly. :)
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Melissa H wrote a review May 2020
Palmetto, Florida44 contributions8 helpful votes
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We had an afternoon free while we were visiting Houston and we decided to visit the Natural Science Museum. We really enjoyed it. All of the exhibits were enjoyable, but my husband especially enjoyed the seashell exhibit and the Egyptian area with the mummies. My favorite was
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Date of experience: December 2019
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A3572SHrobertb wrote a review Mar 2020
Houston, Texas108 contributions63 helpful votes
Great place to take the family. Butterfly’s everywhere. Lush landscaping. A wonderful learning experience.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Joyce D wrote a review Jan 2020
Saint John, Indiana9 contributions8 helpful votes
Such a wonder to walk amongst the butterfies, watching them flutter about. Spent a good 2 hours just intently watching them. Went before the holidays so they were playing Christmas music to watch them by. Expect it to be hot and humid and dress accordingly
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Satisfied
Educational lessons especially if you have a kids. Even adults loved all the displays. Butterfly, theater, body wor
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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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YevgeniyM19
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Great place to visit
Overall, it was a really great experience. On the negative side: 1. The food selection was limited and overpriced 2
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sandiablonde
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WOW
What a great museum! I really liked the way they arranged it from the very beginning of life on the planet to the a
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DianeN627
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Dinosaur exhibit is the best!!!
We went during the "free" admission time during the afternoon 2-5pm on Thursday. Not too many people so we were ab
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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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A36ALjonathanb
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Countless exhibits to see
The Egypt exhibit was amazing. There are countless things exhibits to see. One of the best museums I’ve been to.
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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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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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179debram
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Great time!
Our family had a great time at the museum. I wish we had scheduled more time to explore it. It is a very interestin
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cbenefield1
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Lots of cool stuff to see and do
My college age daughter wanted to go Memorial Day weekend and take a fellow student from Nigeria that had never bee
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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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Erika071875
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Family spring break
Museum was great.Is good for all age,very educational. They only think I didn't like is there is no food court,the
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