Earth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure at the Temple Theater in Lufkin

The Naranjo Museum will be exhibiting real aquatic fossil in the foyer of the Temple Theater during the Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure. Tickets and more information can be found at


Mainstreet Lufkin Christmas Parade

The Naranjo Museum of Natural History will be at the 2018 Main Street Lufkin Christmas Parade! This annual festive event will take place in Downtwon Lufkin on Monday, November 26th at 6pm.


Schedule a Field Trip to the Naranjo Museum

Contact Veronica Amoe at to schedule your class field trip this Spring! See post below for more information.

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Classroom Rental for Birthday Parties

Rent the museum classroom for your next birthday party or event. See the Birthday Party page under the exhibits/programs/rentals tab.


Visit The Naranjo Museum of Natural History

We are open

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

Thanksgiving Week Hours

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Thanksgiving is the perfect time to bring your family to the Naranjo Museum of Natural History! Thanksgiving Week Hours (November 19th-23rd): Monday-Wednesday 10am-6pm Thursday: Closed for Thanksgi ...

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Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure at the Temple Theater, Lufkin, TX


 The Naranjo Museum will be exhibiting real aquatic fossils in the foyer of the Temple Theater for the Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure Show. For more information visit &nb ...

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See you at the Lufkin Christmas Parade!


  The Naranjo Museum of Natural History will be participating in the Main Street Lufkin Christmas Parade. The Parade will start at 6pm downtown Lufkin. Children will enjoy decorated floats from ...

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Naranjo Museum Rangers

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  Meetings every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:30pm. Naranjo Museum Rangers is a program for kids who love learning about Dinosaurs and all areas of Natural History. Rangers is open to kids in 3rd- ...

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Cretaceous Period: Einiosaur and Tyrannosaurus Rex


Most fossils that we find in Texas come from the Cretaceous period. In the next few cases there are fossils that have been found in Texas dating back to the Cretaceous period. Gastropods are a common ...

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Precambrian Eon


The Naranjo Museum has on display one of the best collections of Precambrian fossils. The Precambrian period experienced a harsh environment. The oxygen levels were extremely low and the landscape ...

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Dig Site, Where to Find Fossils

The tools and equipment shown in the dig site were used to dig up Mary Ann Hadrosaur in Montana. For the easy ground we were able to use a shovel and pick but for the harder ground we had to break th ...

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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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