The Houston Museum of Natural Science is partnering with Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center to help save lives!
The best way to explore the museum for free any time is with a museum membership. Members always get into permanent exhibit halls for free and have access to discounted pricing on the other venues, lectures, programs, summer camp, and more. HMNS is extending a special offer on a membership to all of the wonderful Houstonians supporting the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center! Visit store.hmns.org and use the offer code GIVEBLOOD2020 to receive 15% off a membership today!
Houston Museum of Natural Science
5555 Hermann Park Dr
Houston, TX 77030
Please Note: Appointments preferred, and face masks are required. Click on any link below to make an appointment online.
Friday, October 30, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Thursday, November 12, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Friday, November 13, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Friday, December 4, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Thursday, December 17, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Friday, December 18, 2020 Schedule an appointment 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
While at the Museum, visit BODY WORLDS & The Cycle of Life! Come take a look inside yourself like never before. BODY WORLDS & The Cycle of Life, the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s newest blockbuster exhibition, reveals the human body at every stage of life – from infancy to old age, and shows how good health, poor health, and lifestyle choices can shape your body. October 17 Through May 31.
Enjoy the museum on any budget. HMNS offers free museum hours on Thursdays from 2 – 5 p.m. in our permanent exhibit halls. Only the permanent exhibit halls will be open for Free Thursday.
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is using the Roche Diagnostics Elecsys Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Test and the Ortho VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG. These tests are authorized by the FDA under an Emergency Use Authorization, which means it can be used only during the time of the Coronavirus pandemic crisis. This test is authorized by the FDA only for detecting the presence of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 and is not intended for diagnosis of COVID-19.
The Blood Center is inviting donors who test positive for the antibodies to return and give convalescent plasma to help patients recover in local hospitals.