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Current Exhibits

The current exhibits at the Naranjo Museum are part of the permanent collection of Dr. Neal Naranjo. The following are descriptions of a few exhibits in the Naranjo Museum.   ...

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Exhibits and Programs

Imagine in Action Imagine a gigantic hadrosaur in a lush green environment reaching atop a 30 foot cypress tree to eat leaves. In the not-so-far distance a volcano quietly erupts with lava flows slow ...

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Nov. 21st: Exhibit Opening Event with Artifact Identification

EXHIBIT OPENING EVENT: Saturday, November 21st, 1pm-5pm PURCHASE TICKETS HERE Join us as we celebrate Texas history and the new Texas Artifacts Exhibit. Visitors will enjoy viewing the new exhib ...

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Texas Artifacts: Exhibit Opening Event

EXHIBIT OPENING EVENT: Saturday, November 21st, 1pm-5pm CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS Join us as we celebrate Texas history and the new Texas Artifacts Exhibit. Visitors will enjoy viewing the ...

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Plan your visit: View health protocols for the Naranjo Museum

With your help, we can create a safe environment for visitors and museum staff. We are excited to welcome visitors to the museum again, but please know that visiting the Naranjo Museum is optional and ...

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Health and Safety Protocols for the Naranjo Museum

With your help, we can create a safe environment for visitors and museum staff. We are excited to welcome visitors to the museum again, but please know that visiting the Naranjo Museum is optional and ...

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How you can help support the Naranjo Museum

Now more than ever, the Naranjo Museum of Natural History needs your support to further our mission of educating East Texas. Though we are closed, our staff is still working to improve exhibits, creat ...

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Naranjo Museum loans fossils to the Discovery Science Place in Tyler, TX.

  CLICK HERE for "Return of the Dinosaurs" promotional video This Summer, the Naranjo Museum of Natural History will be loaning a few real fossils to the Discovery Science Place in Tyler, TX. I ...

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Schedule a Field Trip to the Naranjo Museum!

  Take your students on a journey of discovery and wonderment. Plan a field trip at the Naranjo Museum of Natural History! Guided Tours. When your group visits the museum on a field trip, t ...

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Museum Mission

Naranjo Museum of Natural History Mission Statement The mission of the Naranjo Museum of Natural History is to provide access to natural history artifacts and exhibits about ancient cultures, the na ...

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Rent the Museum

  The Naranjo Museum provides the perfect backdrop for your next event! Your guests will enjoy the party while viewing world class artifacts and exhibits, making your party the event of th ...

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Party Room Rental

COVID 19 UPDATES: In light of current health concerns the party room is not currently available for rental. We apologize for the inconvenience.  Rent the Naranjo Museum Party Room! The Naranjo Museu ...

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School Field Trips

Field Trips are a great way to encourage students to study the world around them and allows children to interact with what they are learning in the classroom. When Dr. Naranjo built the Naranjo Museum ...

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Education

For a child growing up in rural East Texas there are limited cultural and educational opportunities outside of the classroom. The amount of time and money it costs to travel to museums in metropolitan ...

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Upcoming Events

 Upcoming Events at the Naranjo Museum October 2020:  Halloween at the Naranjo Museum Saturday, November 21st: Texas Artifacts: Exhibit Opening Event   Follow the Naranjo Museum on social media ...

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Plan Your Visit

REVIEW HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS WHEN PLANNING YOUR VISIT (CLICK HERE TO VIEW) Museum Hours:  Monday-Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm Sunday 1:00pm-6:00pm Note: Allow 1 hour to view exhibits, no visitors w ...

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Moon rock lands in Lufkin at Naranjo Museum

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - It's a rare and special piece of rock, matter of fact there are only a few samples on display on the planet and now a piece of the moon has found a home here in Lufkin. "It's ver ...

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Naranjo Museum of Natural History hosts grand opening

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Francesca Washington Saturday morning the ribbon was cut and the first museum of natural history in deep East Texas was opened to the public. Dr. Neal Naranjo and his family spe ...

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Museum Grand Opening Reception

Colossal Cocktail Reception & Celebration at The Naranjo Museum of Natural History Enjoy the museum up close with fabulous food, beer and wine (adults will be responsible for their children). Doo ...

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Soon-to-be finished museum will showcase natural history

April 1, 2012 By Chasity Monschein/THE LUFKIN NEWS Dinosaurs have been extinct for a long time, but their size, power and habitats still captivate peoples’ imaginations. In September, East Texans wi ...

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Naranjo Museum of Natural History: VIP SNEAK PREVIEW

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** NARANJO MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: VIP SNEAK PREVIEW 4.3 Billion years of history coming to Lufkin, Texas MORE INFORMATION: Katie Naranjo 936-366-8159 knaranjo@gnistrategie ...

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Naranjo Museum of Natural History receives two donations

By Larissa Graham/THE LUFKIN DAILY NEWS The Naranjo Natural History Museum received two donations Thursday totaling $1,500. “We’re hoping to generate more interest for the museum,” said Charlie Grum ...

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Become a Museum Member!

  We have lowered the pricing on all membership levels! Our most popular membership option is a family membership which includes free annual admission and discounts on camps and rentals. Becomin ...

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Nov. 21st: Exhibit Opening Event with Artifact Identification

EXHIBIT OPENING EVENT: Saturday, November 21st, 1pm-5pm PURCHASE TICKETS HERE Join us as we celebrate Texas history and the new Texas Artifacts Exhibit. Visitors will enjoy viewing the new exhib ...

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Dancing with Dinos Further Postponed

(Press Release:) The Naranjo Museum’s annual spring gala “Dancing with Dinos” which was previously rescheduled for September 12th, will be further postponed until conditions surrounding COVID-19 impr ...

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Dunkleosteus

The Dunkleosteus was the dominant carnivorous predator during the Devonian Period. It was a member of the Placoderm family which was characterized by their bony plates on the outside of their heads. ...

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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

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