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Amarillo
 
Don Harrington Discovery Center
 
1200 Streit Drive
 
Amarillo TX  79106    
 
Phone   806 355-9547
 
Web Site  www.dhdc.org/
 
Description  55 hands on exhibits, Helium Monument, Tiny Town, Digistar 3 Space Theater
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  5/15/2004

 

  TX
 
Austin
 
Austin Nature and Science Center
 
301 Nature Center Dr
 
Austin   TX   78746    
 
Phone   512 327-8181
 
Web Site  http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/nature-science/generalinfo.htm
 
E-mail  ancsuper@texas.net
 
Description  animals, Dino-Pit, Discovery Lab, eco-Detective Trail, SPLASH, hands-                    on exhibits & programs
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Austin
 
New or Updated:   4/29/2004

 

  TX

  Clute

  Brazosport Museum of Natural Science

  400 College Blvd

  Clute  TX     77531    

  Phone   979 265-7831

  Web Site  http://bcfas.org/museum/

  E-mail  mailto:bmns@bcfas.org?subject=%22BMNS web page request%22

  Description  Malacology, Dinosaur Island, Pesten Room, Minerals, Archaeology, Wildlife,

                    fossil Collection

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  New or Updated:  8/3/2004

  Texas

  Corpus Christi

  Texas State Aquarium

  2710 N Shoreline Boulevard

  Corpus Christi   TX  78402    

  Phone  361 881-1200

  Web Site http://www.texasstateaquarium.org/

  E-mail  mailto:mermaid@txstateaq.org

  Alt Web http://www.aquariumteacher.com/educator/index.html

  Description  touch pools, dolphins,  Amazon

  Type of Resource  Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007

 

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Texas
Dallas
Southwest Museum of Science and Technology
1318 Second Avenue
Fair Park
Dallas TX 75315
Phone 214 428-5555
Web Site www.scienceplace.org
Description hands on science
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX

  TX
 
El Paso
 
Insights El Paso Science Museum
 
505 N Santa Fe Street
 
El Paso TX    79901 
 
Phone   915 534-0000
 
Web Site  http://www.insightselpaso.org/
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  6/29/2004

Texas
Fort Worth
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1501 Montgomery Street
Fort Worth TX 76107
Phone 817 732-1631
Web Site www.fwmuseum.org/
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
  Texas
Houston
Museum of Health and Medical Science
1515 Hermann Drive
Houston TX 77004
Phone 713 521-1515
Web Site www.mhms.org
Description Utah Army National Guard
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum

 

  TX

  Houston

  Space Center Houston, Kids Space Place,

  1601 NASA Road 1

  Houston   TX     77058    

  Phone   281 244-2100

  Web Site  http://www.spacecenter.org/

  Description  NASA tram tour, Kids Space Place, Astronaut Gallery, giant screen theatre,

                    Space Station , Feel of Space

  Type of Resource   Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Space

  New or Updated:   7/28/2004

 
  Texas
Lubbock
Science Spectrum
2579 South Loop 289
Lubbock TX 79423
Phone 806 745-2525
Web Site www.sciencespectrum.com/
Description hands on center with bubble fun, flight and space, computers
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity Omnimax

Texas
San Antonio
Sea World - San Antonio
10600 Sea World Drive
San Antonio TX 78251
Phone 210 523-300
Web Site www.seaworld.com
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Primary Focus
Entertainment
Kind of Activity 
Sea Life
Nature of Group or Site
Animals
Field of Study/Science Facility
Aquarium

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  TX

  Tyler

  Discovery Science Place

  308 N Broadway

  Tyler  TX     75702    

  Phone   903 533-8011

  Web Site  http://www.discoveryscienceplace.com/

  Description  hands-on science in two exhibit halls

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  7/12/2004

  Utah
Price
CEU Prehistoric Museum
155 E Main Street
Price UT 84501
Phone 435 613-5111
Web Site http://museum.ceu.edu/
Toll Free 800 817 9949
Description dinosaurs & archaeology
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Dinosaurs
Group Identity Native Americans
Owner/Operator: College of Eastern Utah
Last changed: 02/24/2003
 
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