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The museum, which has been under construction since 2009, opens Dec. 1 and will showcase 11 exhibit halls filled with interactive, hands-on learning that is spread out over 180,000 square feet.
When the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science opens, visitors will be able to feel the ground shake beneath them in an earthquake simulation, program a robot to navigate a maze and even test their speed against a virtual Tyrannosaurus rex.
As I looked at the sandstone, limestone, evaporite and a gigantic amethyst geode in the Lyda Hill Gem & Minerals Hall of the Perot Museum of Nature & Science, I couldnâ€™t help but think that this place really rocks.
On May 25, 2005, T. Boone Pickens flew to Houston for a field trip. Forrest Hoglund, a fellow oilman, wanted to show him the Houston Museum of Natural Science.