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Houston Museum of Natural Science

2016 XPLORATIONS SUMMER CAMP

Tuesday, May. 31, 2016 – Friday, Aug. 12, 2016

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Educational Summer Science Camps For Kids 6 – 12

More sensational science than ever before! New topics for 2016: Movie Monster Making, Freeze Frame, Nature’s Fury, and Star Warriors Academy II

A summer of education and adventure awaits your child at HMNS. Xplorations Summer Camps will be held at the main Houston Museum of Natural Science location and at HMNS Sugar Land.

Xplorations Summer Science Adventures are week-long, hands-on science summer camps featuring science activities for children ages 6 – 12. Camps are held Monday – Friday from 10 am – 3 pm. For an additional weekly fee, care is available before camp begins each day, from 8 – 10 am, and after camp ends, from 3 – 5:30 pm.

About the Camp

Summer 2016 Camp Schedule
Xplorations Summer Camps will be held at the main museum location the weeks of:

  • May 31-June 3 (4 day camp week)
  • June 6-10
  • June 20-24
  • June 27-July 1
  • July 11-15
  • July 18-22
  • August 1-5
  • August 8-12

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HOURS & ADMISSION

  • Monday - Sunday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Permanent Exhibits
    • Adult Ticket: $25 (ages 12 and up)
    • Child Ticket: $16 (ages 3–11)
    • Children ages 2 and under: FREE
    • College Students with ID: $16
    • Seniors (62+): $16
    • Military (with ID): $10
    • Groups (10+): $10
    • School Groups (Pre-K–12th Grade): $4
    • Members Pricing:
    • Member Adult: FREE
    • Member Child: FREE
    Permanent Exhibits Free on Thursdays, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Roam the Serengeti, walk with dinosaurs and discover the world’s mineral wonders—all for free!

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking is available in our 6-story garage located on Caroline just south of Hermann Drive. The parking garage is $10 for museum members and $20 for all others. Some curbside parking is available near the Museum entrance and in Hermann Park.

Special Offers / Dining

The Museum offers easy access to a quick meal at McDonald's in the Grand Entry Hall. Open between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. McDonald's also offers the option to pre-order meals for field trips.

Please note: Food and beverages are not allowed inside the Museum exhibit halls or theaters.

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