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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
Particles of Color

Particles of Color

Explore an innovative new exhibit showcasing the science and creativity behind eco-friendly sequins developed by UT Austin faculty and students.

Dinosaur Day

Dinosaur Day

Celebrate all things dinosaur with special educational and interactive activities, and bring fossils for in-person identification by a paleontologist!

Free Fourth Sundays

H-E-B Free Days

Join us for Free Fourth Sundays at the museum, sponsored by H-E-B! Sunday hours are 1-5pm.

Upcoming Events

Free Fourth Sunday
Event Status
Scheduled
Sunday July 28, 2024, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Recurs: Monthly on the fourth Sunday, 1 - 5pm
Enjoy free museum admission all day on H-E-B Free Fourth Sundays, held the fourth Sunday of every month!
member brunch
Event Status
Scheduled
Sunday August 4, 2024, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Museum members are invited to join us for breakfast tacos, pastry, coffee and mimosas as we celebrate a monumental year for the museum.
Free Fourth Sunday
Event Status
Scheduled
Sunday August 25, 2024, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Recurs: Monthly on the fourth Sunday, 1 - 5pm
Enjoy free museum admission all day on H-E-B Free Fourth Sundays, held the fourth Sunday of every month!
museum closed today
Event Status
Scheduled
Saturday August 31, 2024, All day
Please note that the museum will be closed for the UT Football home game. We look forward to welcoming you back the following day!
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Contact Us

Location
2400 Trinity Street
Austin, Texas 78712-1621

Phone
512-471-1604

Email
tmminfo@austin.utexas.edu

 

Large saber tooth cat statue

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

fossil

Exhibits

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

kids looking at fossils

Group Visits

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

A dinosaur fossil on a platform in a burnt orange room

Events

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

family with tyrannosaur

Become a Member

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