The Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

One Nature Place
McKinney, TX 75069


  • Sun 1pm-5pm, Tue-Sat 9am-5pm
Visit the grounds for examples of native wildlife and plant life.

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  • The Ultimate Comeback
    3 years ago by Jamie Laughlin

    It’s rare to read the words “The dinosaur trail is stroller friendly,” and yet you will find exactly that at Heard Museum’s exhibit of life-sized animatronic dinos. That’s right, Heard is going all Jura...

  • Dinosaurs and Men Did Co-exist
    4 years ago by Catherine Downes

    The sixth annual Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs exhibit is up and running. The exhibit is like Jurassic Park, but instead of real dinosaurs being cloned out of DNA preserved in a piece of prehistoric amber, it featu...

  • The Heard Has Gone Batty
    4 years ago by Daniel Rodrigue

    It turns out that for every time you've wondered why on earth mosquitoes exist, one relevant answer was, well, bat food. Apparently, bats aren't all leather-winged bloodsuckers hell-bent on feasting on the necks of randy teenagers. ...


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