Explore The Museum

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Groundbreaking. Breathtaking. Mind-shaping.

A living science lesson

Stimulate curiosity in the revolutionary Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Five floors house 11 permanent exhibit halls containing state-of-the-art video and 3D computer animation with thrilling, life-like simulations where visitors can exercise their brains through hands-on activities, interactive kiosks and educational games. The extraordinary building and outdoor space serves as a living science lesson, offering provocative illustrations of engineering, technology and conservation.

The lower level of the cube houses a state-of-the-art, modular traveling exhibit hall; an education wing with six learning labs; a flexible space auditorium; and a children's museum including outdoor play space and a courtyard.

The plinth level houses the Main Lobby complete with a 35-foot Malawisaurus fossil; access to a roof deck; the Café; a 298-seat, multimedia 3D theater; and the Museum Shop. Inside and out, the Museum features natural sustainability and environmental friendliness including a rainwater collection system, LED lighting and solar-powered water heating.

The Building as an Exhibit

Can a building be smart? Can you learn from a building? Find answers and learn more.

Exhibit Halls: A Peek Inside

Catch a glimpse of what you will see on your visit to the Perot Museum.