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NASA's Space Center & Houston's Official Sightseeing Tour

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Experience the excitement of outer space on a visit to Space Center Houston, the official visitor center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center where you can hop aboard a tram for an orientation tour. One of Houston’s top attractions, Space Center Houston boasts a number of interactive displays with everything from space artifacts to a full-size rocket and space shuttle. See real astronauts at work at the NASA facility and learn about space exploration from fascinating hands-on exhibits. Your day also includes a morning 75 min. Houston city sightseeing tour by open-top bus before your visit.
Highlights
  • Combine a visit to the Space Center Houston with a city tour
  • See both the Space Center Houston and the Johnston Space Center
  • Go to the heart of the action on a tram tour of Johnson Space Center
  • Avoid the hassle of driving—this package includes round-trip transport
What to Expect
Make your way to a central location in downtown Houston to board an open-top bus for a guided tour of the city. See Hermann Park, City Hall, and the Museum District, while listening to recorded commentary that's full of local facts and stories.
Next, continue by coach to the Space Center Houston, where scientists and astronauts launch rockets and space programs for NASA. There's also a tram tour of the Johnson Space Center included. Watch NASA staff at work, check out the former and current mission control centers, and see the Saturn V rocket, one of the most powerful rockets ever built.
Don't miss the space shuttle replica, Apollo 17, and the International Space Station Gallery's interactive exhibits that explore life on board.
Following your free time at the Space Center Houston, meet back up with your driver for the return trip to downtown Houston.
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Reviewed yesterday

Loved Johnson Space Center!!. Was on a tour and wished I had more time to explore!! Did combines Houston city and Space center tour. For me 4 hours wasn't enough at space center.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bonniea772
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not really a tour more of a drop off and if your lucky a pick up. Much cheaper to get an uber you also get to spend much more time there. 4 hours is not enough.Don't expect this outfit to go the extra mile and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Seeingtheworkd
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great day...the bus trip through downtown Houston was extremely interesting, great commentary. From there only 30min. to the Space Center Houston. Now that was an experience and so pleased we did this tour. Highly recommended day out.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Shellz1564
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Trip was interesting. Double decker bus was full of ants that bit me and my husband. Ryan, our city tour guide was full of great information and really knew Houston well. The NASA trip in a small bus was ok. Bus was hot. NASA was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LilacLadie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ok, I'm a space geek - I have to admit that up front. I've to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the Rocket and Space Center in Huntsville Alabama for both pleasure as well as business. I took away one star just because I'm...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Yes, I agree - Join their membership. I guess some days the queues are short. Our day was a Bad day !!. We were able to chat with other travellers while waiting. I would spend more time inside.
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I was a tourist, I do not conduct tours.
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