Texas Memorial Museum, Texas Natural Science Center

Rooted in the resources and reputation of The University of Texas at Austin, the Texas Natural Science Center (TNSC) works to create awareness, understanding and appreciation of the past, present and future of biological diversity, especially that of the state of Texas.

Texas Memorial Museum is open to the public and admission is FREE.  Exhibits focus on fossils and prehistoric life; native Texas wildlife; gems, minerals and meteorites; and biological evolution.  Texas Memorial Museum hosts a variety of programs for children and adults throughout the year, including guided tours and teacher workshops.


2400 Trinity St. (map it)


Monday–Thursday, 9AM – 5PM
Friday, 9AM – 4:45PM
Saturday, 10AM – 4:45PM
Sunday, 1–4:45PM
Closed Major Holidays




(512) 471-1604

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