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“The must see attraction in Huntsville”

U.S. Space and Rocket Center
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US$24.00*
and up
US Space and Rocket Center Admission
Ranked #1 of 68 things to do in Huntsville
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Owner description: Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and NASA's Official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center; The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is recognized as one of the most comprehensive U.S. manned space flight hardware museums in the world.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Stairs / lift, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities
Huntsville, Alabama
Level 5 Contributor
82 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“The must see attraction in Huntsville”
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This is the not to be missed attraction in Huntsville. It is even better now that they have added the Davidson center. Really take your time and learn all about why they call Huntsville the rocket city. Also make sure that you take in an IMAX movie. This is a visit that your kids will remember forever

Visited May 2014
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Pensacola, Florida
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Good day trip”
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Enjoyed learning the history of the space travels. Was amazed at the size of some of the rockets. Would not recommend going on a hot, high humidity day. Would have enjoyed the outside portion better if it was not feeling 105 out.

Visited July 2014
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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
“Definitely worth seeing!”
Reviewed 19 August 2014

You need at least 2 hours to see the whole thing and really enjoy it!

Make sure that you do not miss that attraction!

Visited August 2014
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Chamblee, Georgia
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Better than KSC”
Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

Having visited Kennedy Space Center the Kansas Cosmosphere and a few other space museums, this is one of the best for techies. Skip the smaller, older building with the IMAX theaters and head right for the Davidson building. Lots of history in Huntsville and that is apparent in the quality of the material. My favorite was the Saturn V technology section. I really appreciated the astronauts footprints too. The bus tour was fun and even on a Sunday you were able to see work in progress at Redstone. If I had to choose between this and a visit to KSC, I am going to Huntsville.

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Naperville, Illinois, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“Lots of Rockets”
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Visited with my friends and two 12 year old children. We all had a great time with all the hands on exhibits and reading all the space history was fascinating. The movie Hubble was part of our admission and was very entertaining.

Visited August 2014
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