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Discover your place in the natural world

Texas Science & Natural History Museum engages, excites, and connects curious minds of all ages to the unique and irreplaceable natural history of the State of Texas

Upcoming Events

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Saturday March 2, 2024, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
In partnership with Texas Science & Natural History Museum and TxDOT, MuseWork Exhibits will provide a FREE three-hour virtual professional development training to introduce educators to a new online exhibit, A Time Before Texas.
From Webb to the Future
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Tuesday March 12, 2024, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a free public program about the future of the James Webb Space Telescope.
Particles of Color
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Saturday April 6, 2024, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Particles of Color: Where Science Meets Fashion, is an innovative exhibit exploring newly developed sustainable sequins and their use across a range of artistic creations, from garments to textiles, art and jewelry.
Pollinator Day
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Saturday April 13, 2024, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Celebrate spring and immerse yourself in the vibrant world of pollinators and the vital role they play in our ecosystem!
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Contact Us

2400 Trinity Street
Austin, Texas 78712-1621

Mailing Address
2400 Trinity Street
Mail Stop D1500
Austin, Texas 78712-1621



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Find information on hours, admission and pricing, museum layout, directions, parking, and accessibility.



Explore the natural history of Texas, from the birth of our planet through the age of dinosaurs to present day.

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Group Tours

Explore, learn and make memories together! Pre-book a group visit and receive discounted admission.

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Learn about upcoming public events and find venue rental details for private events.

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Become a Member

Museum members get free admission! Enjoy a wide range of benefits with an annual membership.