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Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World at The Health Museum
Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2019-10-17 12:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-10-17 2:00
Trace the paths of infectious diseases through society and see how we can prevent a future pandemic in the new experiential exhibit Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World at The Health Museum.
Created by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World examines the origins of pathogens, how they spread, and the ways to address them in a world where humans, animals, and the environment have deep, intricate connections.
Along the way, visitors will also get a glimpse at how the Greater Houston region dealt with three major outbreaks; the plague, polio, and HIV.
This exhibit is open from Saturday, October 5, 2019, through Sunday, May 31, 2020.
$10, $8 for ages 3 to 12 and ages 65 and up; free for ages 2 and under. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.
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