McKinney, TX 75069
Last Updated: July 10, 2020
About Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
The Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary, in McKinney, Texas, was founded in 1967 and consists of a 289-acre wildlife sanctuary and a natural science museum for the primary purpose of educating children about nature. The Heard exists to bring nature and people together to discover, enjoy, experience, restore, and preserve this priceless environment. While the emphasis of the Heard’s education programs is children, they also offer programs of interest to visitors of any age.