Heard Natural Science Museum And Wildlife Sanctuary

Heard Natural Science Museum And Wildlife Sanctuary
1 Nature Place
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The Mission Of The Heard Wildlife Sanctuary Is Threefold:

1) provide the best possible habitat for native and endemic wildlife species;
2) train future land stewards and naturalists through habitat restoration and wildlife management; and
3) preserve functional examples of pre-settlement Collin County ecosystems. In part, the sanctuary exists to restore human connection to the land.


Upcoming Events at Heard Natural Science Museum And Wildlife Sanctuary

Recent News

Holidays at the Heard 2016

On December 10th, 16th and 17th from 6:30-9 P.M., bundle up and experience Holidays at the Heard, the most unique holiday event in North Texas. Holidays at the Heard brings the beauty of the holiday season into nature. Guests will see lights and…

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Design-a-Dino Coloring Contest

Many children draw dinosaurs and wonder what their drawing would look like in real life. This summer, the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary will bring these childhood dreams to life through our new Design-a-Dino Coloring…

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Heard Holiday Trail Of Lights 2013

This event features a light display designed to enhance, not overpower, our beautiful and pristine nature sanctuary. Live music and entertainment will complement the holiday atmosphere. Hot beverages and treats will be available to purchase and…

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Exhibition - Dinosaurs Live!

Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs at the HeardEncounter the 46-foot T-Rex and eight new life-size animatronic, dinosaurs along the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s nature trails at the 7th annual Dinosaurs…

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