Houston Museum of Natural Science

Gulf Coast Shelling with Tina Petway

Saturday, May. 6, 2017 – Saturday, May. 6, 2017

07:00 AM

Hit our area's top seashell sites when the tides are at their best for finding a variety of species. Tina Petway, HMNS malacologist, will lead the group to the best spots for collecting and help identify your shells. Participants will meet in Galveston at 7 a.m. and caravan to the various sites. Those registered will receive directions and packing list prior to the trip.


  • Monday - Sunday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Members $32, Tickets $42

Directions & Parking

  • Galveston

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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