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    Emancipation Proclamation at HMNS!

    Presented by at Houston Museum of Natural Science

    February 16 - February 21, 2012

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    Emancipation Proclamation at HMNS!

    In conjunction with the exhibition  Discovering the Civil War, a special exhibition from the National Archives commemorating the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War, the Houston Museum of Natural Science presents the Emancipation Proclamation at HMNS!

    The Emancipation Proclamation was issued on Jan. 1, 1863, declaring that "all persons held as slaves" within the rebellious states "are, and henceforward shall be free."

    This historic document will be on display inside Discovering The Civil War for 6 days only!

    Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended.


    Houston Museum of Natural Science

    5555 Hermann Park Drive
    Houston, TX 77030

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    Public Pricing
    Adult Tickets $25
    Child Tickets $18
    Senior (62+) Tickets $18

    Membership Pricing
    Adult Tickets$ 12
    Child$ 12

    General Day and Time Info:

    Thursday, Feb. 16 - Monday, Feb. 20
    9 am - 9 pm
    (Last ticket sold at 8 pm)

    Tuesday, Feb. 21
    9 am – 7:30 pm
    (Last ticket sold at 6:30 pm)

    Phone: (713) 639-4629


    Parking is available in our 6-story garage located on Caroline, just south of Hermann Drive. Parking is just $5 for museum patrons and $7 for all others. In addition, some curbside parking is available near the Museum entrance and in Hermann Park.

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