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Space Center Houston

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Space Center Houston Admission
From US$24.95*
Space Center Houston Admission
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Space Center Houston is one of Houston’s top attractions, the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston’s first Smithsonian Affiliate and a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awardee. The center features more than 400 space...more
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1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058-3145
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Reviewed yesterday

You get to hop in and around some very famous space memorabilia, including that space shuttle in the picture (Independence). Lots of space suits behind glass, lots of talking head videos in front of space capsules. All very informative but just a tad boring. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mpgodey66
Reviewed 2 days ago

Olive garden is my favorite place to eat...the service was excellent and the food is always the best. This visit was due to a Christmas gift card . It was Friday so extremely busy but still lived up to my expectations I always get the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank b0nniegr0ss
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great place to visit for all ages if you have an interest in space exploration or not! There is a lot on offer. From the carpark (before you even get to the entrance) you are met with the interesting site of a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 65YvonneT
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's been many years since I have been to the Johnson Space Center and I was expecting more than we got. The Command Center was not open during our visit due to "operations". The Space Shuttle mounted on top of a 747 is still very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I throughly enjoyed our day out to the space centre and there was loads to do and really interactive. The only thing we found was and that on the website it said it would take around 2 hours to complete everything so we allowed around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alice D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very cool to see what goes into space travel and what is happening next. Tours of the Mission Control and astronaut training were interessting. Rocket Park were a Saturn V rocket is located was eye opening as these things are huge. The rest of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BenN1642
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been in Cape canaveral in fForida, in The Smithsonian for Air and Space in DC, in the Air and Space Museum in Seattle and in Goddard space center in California, and I can tell you that my experience at Johnson Space Center was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank johnmespinosa
Reviewed 3 days ago

My two kids 7 and 11 loved this place. they learnt a lot. well organized and good service. my mum had some walking issues, the staff found us a wheel chair and helped us to get on and off the train to the launching pad....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jxlongacre
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had not been back to the space center since I was a child. I had so much fun going back there as an adult and taking my sister and cousin as well. I would say going during the hottest months of the year in Houston...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mrsnavarro122014
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to visit the City and Always wanted to go to NASA,(2012) and It was incredible!! The Shuttle was coming off the Harbor and traveling down the street to it final resting place! So much to do and see here!!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from ramirof295 | Reviewed this property |
Just buy at che counter
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Response from Trinitess | Reviewed this property |
It’s better to purchase online in advance , they offer discounts too!
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Response from kmcgowan0319 | Reviewed this property |
The historical tour is very good and the lines are shorter than the astronaut training center tour. If you want to expedite both, but a membership for the family and you will get shorter lines. The member isn’t much more... More