Perot Museum of Nature and Science

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  • Explore 11 permanent exhibit halls filled with everything from the animals of Earth’s past to the technology of tomorrow.
  • Get hands-on with exhibits that take you deep into the caves of South Africa to discover the bones of early human ancestors through cutting-edge VR, dance as a raptor avatar, try to outrun a virtual cheetah, and see one of the largest displays of rare and beautiful gems and minerals on Earth – and much, much more!
  • Dig deep in real-time dinosaur research being done by museum paleontologists as they process fossils fresh from the field in the new Paleo Lab. You may even get to see the discovery of a new prehistoric species!
  • Enjoy the view of downtown Dallas while you ride the Museum’s glass-enclosed escalator, or T .rexcalator — and get ready to amaze your brain on your journey back down.
  • Travel millions of years and thousands of miles with an awe-inspiring film in our state-of-the-art 3D, 4K projection theater.


2201 N. Field Street Dallas TX 75201
Dallas, TX 75201
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Fri-Sat, 10am-5pm
Sun, 11am-5pm
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
Closed September 1-3 and November 14, 2020.
Hours may vary; visit website for up-to-date information.

(214) 428-5555


$2 off Traveling Exhibitions: Get $2 off admission to limited-time traveling exhibitions.

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Advice for Visitors


  • The interactive outdoor Science Park, including the Musical Forest and Leapfrog Forest, is a great way to get some fresh air while exploring the wonders of nature and science.
  • CItyPASS holders can go to the museum in the morning of the day they plan to visit to get a timed admission ticket for later the same day.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.


  • Dining: The Café, operated by Wolfgang Puck.
  • Gifts: Museum Shop

Best time to visit: Try after 2pm on weekdays, when field trip traffic is at its lowest.

Accessibility: Wheelchair rentals are available on a first-come, first-served basis from the concierge desk on Level 1.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 10 or more: Call (214) 428-5555 ext. 8 two weeks ahead of arrival.