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Exhibits and Films
Permanent Exhibit Halls
Our five floors house 11 permanent exhibit halls 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.
T. Boone Pickens Life Then and Now Hall
Study everything from ancient animal bones and rare fossils to the bodies and behaviors of modern-day animals, and get an up-close-and-personal look into dinosaur life.
Lyda Hill Gems and Minerals Hall
Your eyes will be amazed by Earth's original rock stars as they glisten, glimmer, and glow. Explore both the practical and beautiful aspects of these complex structures that serve as the building blocks of our planet.
Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall
Put your athletic prowess to the test and understand the physical and mental demands it takes to become a great athlete.
The Rees-Jones Foundation Dynamic Earth Hall
Gaze into the eye of the storm, feel the ground quake beneath your feet, and take in a nearly fully articulated mammoth fossil.
Expanding Universe Hall
From an interactive stargazing adventure to an unusual obstacle course that moves at the speed of light, hands-on discovery is yours to be had. Stand in awe at the beauty of the stars, planets, and distant galaxies.
The Hoglund Foundation Theater is the Museum’s cutting-edge theater, featuring brilliant 4K digital projection, immersive surround sound and incredible RealD 3D capabilities that come together to create an unmatched theater experience in both 2D and 3D formats.