The Houston Museum of Natural Science The Houston Museum of Natural Science

This outstanding science museum has a spectacular collection of mineral specimens, a dinosaur skeleton, space-station models, a planetarium, IMAX theater and a six-story butterfly center in which these beautiful creatures land delicately on outstretched arms.

Children's Museum of Houston Children's Museum of Houston

Hands-on interactive exhibits in the areas of science and technology, history and culture, health and human development, and the arts.

Space Center Houston Space Center Houston

Space Center Houston is one of Houston's top attractions, the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston's first Smithsonian Affiliate and a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awardee.