Have your Event at the Naranjo Museum!

Impress your guests by taking them back in time for an event they will never forget! Weddings, Private Birthday Parties and more! See the Private Events tab under Exhibits and Programs.

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Ancient Artifacts

The ancient artifacts case holds pieces from some of the most influential people groups of all time: Weapons from the Roman empire, Pottery from Greece, and mummy wrappings from Ancient Egypt.

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Celebrate your Birthday with the Dinosaurs!

Have your birthday at the Naranjo Museum! Parties come with full access to the event room as well as the entire museum. Add a guided tour to your party to give your guest the ultimate Museum party experience.

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Junior Ranger Camp 2016!

Information about Junior Ranger Camp 2016 will be coming soon! Keep an eye out for dates and details on the Junior Ranger Camp page.

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Visit The Naranjo Museum of Natural History

Tickets Price
Age 3 & under Free
Age 4 to 18 $5.00
Adults $7.50

Hours of Operation
Mon. - Sat.: 10 AM to 6 PM
Sunday: 1 PM to 6 PM

For more information, call
(936) 639-3466


Currently happening at the museum

Junior Rangers: After School Program

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Fall 2016 Session starts Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016   The Naranjo Museum Junior Ranger Program is a after-school program for kids who want to learn more about dinosaurs, science, and early Earth. Th ...

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Charlie Grumble’s Mars Rover Opportunity Replica

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NOW ON DISPLAY Ever since NASA loaned their Mars Rover Replica to the Naranjo Museum, Charlie Grumbles made it his mission to build one for the museum to have on permanent exhibit. This Rover is ...

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Junior Ranger Summer Camp

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See Camp Dates below! Printable Registration Form Below, Online Registration Coming Soon! Register by May 20th to get a FREE CAMP SHIRT! Dinosaurs & Paleontology May 30th-June 2nd (4 day week ...

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Lufkin natural history museum lands NASA moon rock exhibit

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The Naranjo Museum of Natural History in Lufkin unveiled an almost 4 billion-year-old moon rock display this week that is on permanent loan from NASA’s Johnson Space Center. It came from the Apollo 14 ...

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Radiometric Dating and Cretaceous North America, Dig Pit

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Radiometric dating is a process used to date rocks and fossils after they are found. Willard F. Libby was one of the first men to understand and discover this process. He won the Nobel Prize in 1960 f ...

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Cretaceous Period: Eggs and Hadrosaur Bone

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These are different fossilized dinosaur eggs that have been found. Through the X-Rays you can still see fossilized embryos inside the eggs. These are fossilized Hadrosaur bone that has teeth marks ...

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Becoming a Fossil

Becoming a fossil is harder than it seems. Conditions have to be just right for a fossil to be preserved. When a dinosaur died, sediment would quickly cover the body to protect it from scavengers a ...

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Donate

Help Keep This Wonderful Attraction in East Texas Donate to the Annual Fund The Naranjo Museum of Natural History will serve as a source of discovery and inspiration for East Texas families and as a ...

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