Space Center Houston
Historic Mission Control, the Saturn V Rocket, and so much more
As the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center, Space Center Houston boasts over 400 space artifacts, and a variety of must-see, family-friendly exhibits. Each aspect of the attraction is designed to engage guests in the discovery of America’s human space-flight program, and it’s all just minutes from League City.
Through interactive experiences, learn about the extraordinary future of space exploration, as well as its storied past. Globally known as the home of NASA Mission Control, International Space Station Mission Control, and astronaut training, visitors are invited to take a behind-the-scenes tour.
Marvel at the SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket and the behemoth Saturn V Rocket at Rocket Park. Get an up-close look at some of the astounding artifacts that trace the history of space exploration, and peer into the restored Historic Mission Control. Explore a comprehensive collection of space suits used by men and women in space flight, and tour the inside of the Independence shuttle replica and the original NASA 905 shuttle carrier aircraft. Enjoy an interactive Mission Mars exhibit, sit in on NASA mission films and live presentations, and take a look inside the International Space Station Gallery.
A trip to Space Center Houston provides hours of educational fun for children and adults.
Address: 1601 E NASA Pkwy, Houston