BTS – Aquatic Abundance, Oceans of the Holocene

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

In the Holocene, Earth's oceans are not just bodies of water; they're the vibrant heart of our planet's story. They host an extraordinary array of life, driving evolution and adaptation. Among these magnificent creatures, sharks reign as apex predators, keeping marine ecosystems in harmony. Dive in and discover their enduring presence, gracefully navigating the waves, […]

Uncovering the Mysteries of the Universe

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Explore the first year of science discovered with the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), a massive space telescope created from the partnership of NASA and the Canadian and European Space Agencies. Join Dr. Taylor Hutchison, a Postdoctoral Fellow at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, as she shares the exciting discoveries made thus far with JWST--from […]

10th Annual Heights Kids’ Day of Music

Love Park 1000 W. 12th St., Houston, TX, United States

Join Heights Kids' Day of Music for our 10th annual festival! Experience three stages of performances, 30+ arts organization, drumming tent, singing station, instrument petting zoo, food from local vendors, and more! Date: March 23 Time: 10AM-2PM Location: Love Park Address: 1000 W. 12th St. Website with all the info: www.heightskidsdayofmusic.org

Free
Event Series Bayou City Art Festival

Bayou City Art Festival

Sam Houston Park 1100 Bagby, Houston, TX

Bayou City Art Festival will transform Downtown Houston into a lively outdoor gallery and interactive art event with art, entertainment, and more this Spring. Houston’s iconic art festival returns to showcase the works of 250 artists in 19 different categories in Downtown Houston Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24, 2024, from 10 a.m. 6 p.m. Located […]

$20.00
Event Series Bayou City Art Festival

Bayou City Art Festival

Sam Houston Park 1100 Bagby, Houston, TX

Bayou City Art Festival will transform Downtown Houston into a lively outdoor gallery and interactive art event with art, entertainment, and more this Spring. Houston’s iconic art festival returns to showcase the works of 250 artists in 19 different categories in Downtown Houston Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24, 2024, from 10 a.m. 6 p.m. Located […]

$20.00

Planting for Pollinators

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Discover how to transform your yard or patio into a haven for butterflies, bees, and other captivating insects. Be the hero in this important conservation story. Pollinators are facing tough times due to habitat loss, chemicals, and invasive species, but you can be part of the solution. Join us to learn which plants to nurture, […]

Planting for Pollinators

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Discover how to transform your yard or patio into a haven for butterflies, bees, and other captivating insects. Be the hero in this important conservation story. Pollinators are facing tough times due to habitat loss, chemicals, and invasive species, but you can be part of the solution. Join us to learn which plants to nurture, […]

BTS – Fossil Chronicles: Wipeout

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

The period from the end of the Devonian to the Permian was a time of immense change. Early reptiles emerged, climate patterns shifted, and the supercontinent Pangaea formed. Then, one of Earth's most devastating mass extinctions occurred, eradicating over 90% of marine species. Eligible for CPE credit.

Eco-Alchemy: Transforming Trash

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Explore the remarkable world of insects and their role in decomposition. Discover how these unsung heroes transform organic waste into ecological treasures, enriching the soil and supporting entire ecosystems. In this engaging learning experience, you'll even have the opportunity to create your own beetle model, gaining a hands-on understanding of nature's recycling champions. Explore the […]

BTS – Atomic Interactions

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Explore how the forces of chemistry, physics, and biology converge. Chemistry unveils the secrets of matter's composition and the bonds that tie it together. Physics reveals the laws governing motion, energy, and the universe's fundamental forces, and biology interweaves these principles, orchestrating the intricate dance of life's processes. Eligible for CPE credit.

BTS – Cockrell Butterfly Center

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

On this exclusive tour led by Butterfly Center staff, you will visit the containment room and rooftop greenhouses--areas not open to the public--where staff cares for the Museum's caterpillars, butterflies, other insects, and grow plants for the butterflies. You will also tour the Cockrell Butterfly Center rainforest and Brown Hall of Entomology.

Burial Traditions over Time

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Hands-on history with Kat Havens, Director of Curriculum and Content. Join us for an intriguing journey through time as we uncover a world of diverse burial customs, from the unique practice of sky burials to the enigmatic Towers of Silence, and so much more. After this exploration of fascinating traditions, you'll have the opportunity to […]