SuperJaws: Bigger than T. rex

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

Follow the spectacular journey of an explorer who has discovered dinosaurs on five continents. Meet sail-backed meat-eaters, toothy fern-mowers, weird crocs, and soaring pterosaurs, as renowned paleontologist Dr. Paul Sereno […]

Miniature Marvels

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

Insects are not only diverse and numerous, but they're also engineering marvels in their own right. In this captivating class, we'll embark on a journey into the remarkable world of […]

BTS – Fossil Chronicles: Life Recovers

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

During the transition from the Triassic to the Jurassic Period, life on Earth rebounded after the catastrophic Permian mass extinction. This marked a pivotal moment as life began to thrive […]

Mourning Memorabilia

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

Hands-on history with Kat Havens, Director of Curriculum and Content. Unearth the captivating customs and traditions surrounding death in the intriguing Victorian era. Delve into the profound symbolism etched within […]

Tiny Treasures: Fossil Sorting

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

Get ready to dive into the captivating world of paleontology as you discover the meticulous process of fossil preparation. In this immersive class, you'll explore the HMNS Fossil Prep Lab […]

BTS – Sleuths & Secrets

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

It all starts when you unlock a series of clues, riddles and objects found in a Cabinet of Curiosities belonging to Ferrante Imperato, a 16th century resident of Naples, Italy. […]

Event Series DIY IRL: Eocene Fish Prep

DIY IRL: Eocene Fish Prep

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

The Green River Formation is famous for its well-preserved fossil fish and other aquatic flora and fauna. Learn the methods of fossil preparation. As you scratch away the matrix encasing […]

BTS – Fossil Chronicles: Dino Dynasty

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

The Cretaceous Period witnessed the apex of the dinosaurs' reign. The continents continued to drift, shaping modern geography, and the first flowering plants emerged. This period ended with the devastating […]