Museum News

Spring Nature Camp 2011: Spectacular Science

A day camp specializing in bringing children and nature together.

Join the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History as we take your
child on an exciting adventure in science! Each day we’ll conduct famous
experiments that led to amazing discoveries. They’ll be fascinated and
inspired by Spectacular Science!

Read more about the 2011 Spring Mini Camp.

50th Celebration Raffle

14 K Gold and Peridot Gem RingDrawing: April 2, 2011
Raffle Ticket Price: $10.00 each or 11 for $100.00

The raffle drawing is during our Rockin' and Rollin' 50th Birthday Celebration on April 2, 2011.  (You do not need to be present to win.)

Museum & BringTheShuttle Featured on NPR Morning Edition

Visit the following link to read the full article on NPR's website, in addition to hearing an interview with Deborah Cowman, the Executive Director for the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History and Zach Cummings, Development Associate for the Museum:

NASA's Next Mission: Finding Homes For Shuttles


Rio Brazos Audubon Society Meeting: Landscapes and Birds of Northwestern Australia

6:30 PM
Free and open to the public

Landscapes and Birds of Northwestern Australia

Birding and Living in the Kimberley

Name our English Hedgehog

English HedgehogCome to the Museum to cast your vote for the name of our new English Hedgehog!

The options for his name are:

  • Nigel
  • Lancelot
  • Harrison
  • Sheldon
  • Spike

The name will be announced on Friday, March 18, 2011.