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We Can't Wait To See You

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We can't wait to welcome you back! As we reopen the Museum, we've got some new policies to help keep you safe:

  • Masks must be worn by guests age 5+.
  • Appropriate social distancing should be always observed.
  • We're using timed tickets to ensure our building isn't too crowded.
  • To ensure a contact-free entry, please reserve your tickets online. Get tickets now

For a complete list of our new COVID-19 policies and procedures, please click here (PDF).

The Museum is partially open. To find out which galleries are open, see here. To learn about our awesome new daily activities, check this out. Currently, the following areas are not available:

  • The Children's Museum
  • The Omni Theater and Noble Planetarium
  • The Cattle Raiser's Museum
  • Portions of Energy Blast, including the 4D theater

We're hard at work preparing our other galleries and we'll be opening them as soon as it is safe and sustainable for us to do so.

Saturday: Members Hours: 10 AM - 4 PM
Non-members Hours: 11 AM - 4 PM
Sunday: Noon - 4 PM
Monday – Friday: Closed

Parking lots surrounding the Museum are paid lots managed by the City of Fort Worth - view the map here. On busy days, some lots may fill early.

Members:
Members can receive free daytime parking at any paid lot in the Cultural District, on a space available basis. We recommend the lot at the NE corner of Montgomery St. and Harley Ave.

Only good for Museum visits. Free member parking is on a first-come, first-served basis and is not guaranteed. Lot may fill on busy days. Not applicable during the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo.

Non-members:
Non-members may use any paid lot in the Cultural District, although we recommend parking in the lot at the NE corner of Montgomery St. and Harley Ave.

The Museum is accessible via Trinity Metro. From downtown, ride Route 2 or the DASH. Both routes are accessible from DFW Airport using TEXRail or Dallas using the TRE (no Sunday service).

The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History welcomes all guests and is wheelchair and handicap accessible. A limited number of wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For the hearing-impaired, the Rear Window® closed-captioning system is available for most films in the Omni Theater.

Limited handicap parking is available in the Will Rogers Lot east of the Museum and in the National Cowgirl Museum lot south of the Museum.

Admission prices

Prices reflect temporary discounts due to COVID-19.

EXHIBITS
Free — Reserve tickets now!
Members get an extra hour every Saturday from 10 - 11 AM!

OMNI THEATER
Currently closed due to COVID-19

NOBLE PLANETARIUM
Currently closed due to COVID-19

EXHIBITS
Age 5+: $9 | Age 0-5: Free — Buy tickets now!

OMNI THEATER
Currently closed due to COVID-19

NOBLE PLANETARIUM
Currently closed due to COVID-19

Please note, discounts cannot be combined.

Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary Members Road Runner and Higher Levels: Free exhibit admission for two adults and two juniors with valid membership card and ID.

Perot Museum Members Premium and Higher Levels: Free exhibit admission for two adults and two children with valid membership card and ID.

National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame Member: Free exhibit admission.

Association of Children's Museum Members: 50% off exhibit admission for up to six people.

Association of Science-Technology Centers Passport Program: Free exhibit admission for up to two adults and two juniors. View more information here.

Smithsonian Affiliate Reciprocal Membership Free general admission for member card holder (up to 2 people). View more information here.

Museums for All: $3 exhibit admission per individual for up to four individuals with presentation of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card and a valid form of photo ID.

Educators: One free exhibit admission with valid educator ID. Valid for Pre-K - 12 educators.

Military/Veterans/First Responders: $2 off one adult exhibit admission and/or $2 off one adult Omni Theater documentary ticket with valid ID.

Cultural District Museum Employees: One free exhibit admission with proof of employment.

Same-Day National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame Ticket: 50% off exhibit admission.

Bank of America “Museums On Us”: One free exhibit admission per card with matching ID (applies to Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, and US Trust cards). Only valid the first full weekend of each month - upcoming dates listed below.

  • November 7 and 8, 2020
  • December 5 and 6, 2020

The Museum is supported in part by a grant from the Fort Worth Tourism Public Improvement District.

Introducing the FWMSH Little Scholars Program

The FWMSH Little Scholars Program is designed to help bridge the gap between first through fifth grades, virtual learners and their FWISD school campus.

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