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McGovern Theater

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"Beautiful Affliction" and  "Body Systems" (animated)

 

 

This film is included in the cost of your general admission ticket purchase.

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Tickets
  • Members, FREE
  • Non-members, $10
  • Children 3-12 $8
  • Seniors 65+ $8
  • Children 2 & under Free

DeBakey  Cell Lab

  • Members $3
  • Non-members $5
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