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Space Center Houston

1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058-3145
+1 281-244-2100
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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 and only Smithsonian Affiliate and a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awardee. The center features more than 400 space artifacts as well as numerous permanent and traveling exhibits, attractions and theaters related to the exciting future and remarkable past of America’s human space-flight program – all for one admission price. The experience is designed to engage adults and children alike. Known around the world as the home of NASA Mission Control, International Space Station Mission Control and astronaut training, guests are taken behind the scenes to see NASA Johnson Space Center. Space Center Houston is open every day except Christmas day.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tram tour” (1,015 reviews)
“mission control” (865 reviews)
“rocket park” (342 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058-3145
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+1 281-244-2100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a facility. I am rarely in awe, but this place is great. Educational, interactive, and just fun. BUT, beware the school buses as the kids get a little excited and could have easily ruined the day. Also it was a very cold day and...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 2 days ago

For anyone interested in space exploration this is the place to go. Exhibits are great and there are movies and demonstrations regularly scheduled throughout the day. A tram ride is included that takes you to Mission Control, the mockups used by the astronauts for training...More

Thank ssbeagle
Reviewed 6 days ago

I planned our trip to Houston because of a friend's wedding. We went a few days early, so I wanted to make the best of our time. We went through the list of things we could do in the Houston Area. This was my husband's...More

Thank CathyandGary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basically this is NASA’s home base. Even though I have visited Kennedy Space Center in Florida multiple times, this was different. In the tour you get to see Mission Control from the original Apollo missions and the training facility for the ISS. It is also...More

Thank MannyHdez1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for everyone. I took my in-laws here since my they were interested in going. I haven't been here since I was a kid, maybe when I was 10 years old or so. The trip took about 45 minutes to an...More

2  Thank socalbelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a place that you can not miss!! the first NASA center it is an unique attraction and very educative!!

Thank Juliana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for a morning. Neither of us are space anoraks, rather we have a passing interest, but we both found it interesting. The tour includes seeing the original control centre plus the training centre for astronauts & finally a Saturn rocket. (Its big!) All...More

Thank Alvin377
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit for families couples or children. There is something to do for everybody. Very informative tours to do and interesting facts given.

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

NASA is a very unique place to go wether you're a kid or an adult. They have numerous attractions, rides and interactive educational stations for the kiddos. You can take a tram across the property and explore rockets and other type of space craft. You...More

Thank TonyHaywardisme
Reviewed 1 week ago

$5 to park. $7/piece to store luggage. We were there for 4 1/2 hours before our flight. We went on the 1 1/2 tram tour - which is a definite must do but didn't have time to see all the movies. Other than the movies,...More

Thank chitownsam
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Meljenk
28 November 2017|
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Response from Mozhdeh K | Reviewed this property |
May be the discount can be effected for certain time , call them! Amazing trip
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Carla R
18 November 2017|
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Response from Angelle H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Congratulations on your adoptions!!! We are huge proponents of adoption and fostering. For the cheapest option, you or your husband may want to join as a member of SPH for $185, you would get free admission for 6 people... More
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Jessica D
6 November 2017|
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Response from Mike N | Reviewed this property |
I agree with both. The 2 yr old will be pretty restless. There are actually some cool set ups for kids.
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