How much are tickets to the Houston Museum of Natural Science?
USD16 – USD25 ⋅ hmns.orgHouston Museum of Natural Science / Tickets
Is the Houston Science Museum free on Thursdays?
Free Thursdays HMNS offers free museum hours on Thursdays for entry to our permanent exhibitions only.
How long does it take to walk through the Houston Museum of Natural Science?
We recommend at least two hours to make the most of your time at the museum, but even if you’re an international traveler, stopping by between layovers in Houston, you’re sure to see something to spark your curiosity.
Can you bring food to the Houston Museum of Natural Science?
Food and beverages are not allowed inside the Museum exhibit halls or theaters. Outside groups ordering will incur a service charge depending on amount of attendees.
Is parking free at Houston Museum of Natural Science?
Free 3-hour parking lot in the new Garden Center (Lot C) Metered parking on the streets around the Museum District. Free 3-hour parking lot directly off the Circle, by the statue of Sam Houston (Lot A)
Is parking free at Hermann Park?
PARKING. Free parking is available at the Sam Houston Monument (Lot A), the large central parking lots in front of the Houston Zoo (Lots G and F) and across the street (Lot H), near Miller Outdoor Theatre (Lots E and D).
Are cameras allowed in Houston Museum of Natural Science?
Flash photography is ONLY allowed in the Grand Hall and the rainforest of the Cockrell Butterfly Center. Selfie sticks, tripods and camera stands are not allowed anywhere in HMNS, HMNS at Sugar Land and the George Observatory. Photography is not allowed in certain exhibitions.
Can you carry at the Houston Museum of Natural Science?
The Museum prohibits the following: firearms, live animals, fog, smoke, helium balloons and open flames. The HMNS special events staff must approve any equipment hung from any surfaces.
How long does it take to go around the Science Museum?
around two hours
You are welcome to explore the museum for as long as you would like, but an average visit takes around two hours.