The Houston Museum of Natural Science is filled with ancient artifacts, gemstones, fossils, Texas specific wildlife exhibits, and numerous other science exhibits. Several hours can be spent exploring everything!
We’ve come across a great deal so that you can explore this amazing museum!
Normal ticket prices for the permanent exhibits only at at the museum are as expensive as $20.
Some of the popular exhibits in the Permanent Exhibit Hall are:
Alfred C. Glassel, Jr. Hall
The exhibit includes over 40 specimens of game fish representing over a dozen species found off the coast of Cabo Blanco, Peru. Media interactives and labels also complement the hall
Hall of Ancient Egypt
The themes of writing, religion, natural resources and mummification will be explored in this new permanent exhibition hall.
Morian Hall of Palentology
More than 450 fossils and fossil replicas provide a vivid glimpse into the incredible 3.5-billion-year story of life on Earth.
Cullen Hall of Gems and Minerals
See more than 750 beautifully crystallized mineral specimens, including some of the world’s rarest and most beautiful examples.
Weiss Energy Hall
Explore the entire process of energy development, from how oil and natural gas are formed to the ways in which various types of energy are used.
Lester & Sue Smith Gem Vault
Thousands of hours of meticulous design and superb craftsmanship went into creating this stunning jewelry collection.
John P. McGovern Hall of the Americas
A magnificent collection of rugs, pottery, bead work, kachina dolls, pre-Columbian gold, and more from 50 diverse cultures from Alaska to Peru.
Frensley/Graham Hall of American Wildlife
Explore well-integrated themes of African wildlife ecology and conservation through interactives and video films.
Welch Hall of Chemistry
Discover how elements are the building blocks of all matter, including our own bodies, and see how chemistry innovations have changed the world.
You can read more about the Permanent Exhibit Halls here!
More Discounts available from Goldstar with Houston Museum of Natural Science!
The fun doesn’t end there! Are you wanting to see a little more than the Permanent Exhibit Halls? There are some great deals on these special exhibits that you can purchase from Goldstar! These purchases include admission into the Permanent Exhibit Hall and to the Special Exhibit!
Get to know sharks in a new interactive, informative exhibition, including an opportunity to touch a live shark. Read more about the shark exhibit here!
You’ll get a glimpse into the world of these mysterious men through their suits of armor, helmets, swords, saddles and personal objects like lacquered writing boxes, incense trays and foldable chairs. You can read more about the Samurai Exhibit here.
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