Visit the Museum


Line drawing of tickets

Purchase tickets in advance of your visit or at the main museum entrance.

Admission to the Museum

General Admission - $10.00

Discount Admission - $3.00-6.00

  • Ages 5-17 and 65+ ($6)
  • Non-UT students with Student ID ($6)
  • Museums for All (SNAP required) ($3)

Free Admission

  • Texas Science & Natural History Museum Members
  • NARM and ASTC Members
  • UT staff, faculty and students with current ID
  • Ages 4 and under
  • Active military with current ID
  • Family members of active military (with ID) from May 18 to September 2, 2024 (Blue Star Museums)
Front of Texas Science and Natural History Museum Building

Getting Here

Get driving directions, information about public transportation, parking options, and more.



The Museum is committed to making its exhibits, programs, and services accessible to everyone.

man standing at table with children observing and holding fossils

Group Tours

Bring your class, scout troop, or family to the museum. Groups are encouraged to book ahead.

Map of Texas Science & Natural History Museum

Museum Map

See which exhibits are on each floor of the museum and where restrooms and water fountains are located.


The museum is closed for major holidays and during UT Football home games, as well as for occasional private events. In 2024, the museum will be closed on the following dates:

Wednesday, June 19
Thursday, July 4
Saturday, August 31
Saturday, September 14
Saturday, September 21
Saturday, September 28
Saturday, October 19
Saturday, November 9
Saturday, November 23
Thursday, November 28
Friday, November 29
Tuesday, December 24
Wednesday, December 25
Thursday, December 26
Tuesday, December 31
Wednesday, January 1