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U.S. Space and Rocket Center

1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
+1 800-637-7223
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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.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
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+1 800-637-7223
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

All inclusive fun for all age! Rides, learning experiences, movies, and a great helpful staff that has fun at helping others to enjoy and learn!

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Yes this is the place where they filmed Spacecamp (for those of us old enough to remember that gem lol). The museum and attractions are great, in some ways better than Kennedy. The IMAX movie was phenomenal. The one downside for me is that non...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 28 July 2016

It is a great place if your children are between 8-12 years old or teens who just love space and rockets. Son at 11 went to Space Camp and he had a good time. The cost to visit the museum is a little high but...More

Thank dereksantiago
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Visited the space and rocket center with two eight year old girls and they had a great time. There is more than enough to keep everyone busy for at least 4 hours. Even on a hot or rainy day i would recommend visiting since there...More

Thank maschmit
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thank you so much for your review and feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Great place! So much to explore. The only thing I would do differently would be to skip the bus tour. It stated it lasted between 1.5-2 hours. Our tour ended up being over 2.5 hours because some people wouldn't get back on the bus. It...More

1  Thank Lauren B
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thank you so much for visiting, and for your feedback about the bus tour. We will pass this feedback along to our museum staff. We're glad you enjoyed the rest of the museum.

Reviewed 28 July 2016

I came here in late April. This place is very educational for just about anyone who knows anything about space travel. The life size rockets, for example, blew me away with their size. I also loved the movie in the dome. I would recommend this...More

Thank edwhitegrad
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thank you so much for the review and feedback!

Reviewed 28 July 2016

So much to do and see. A lot of interaction with real space ships and rockets. What it's like to be in outer space! So interesting.

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Since its inception in the 1960s, with Wernher von Braun at the helm, The Marshall Space Fight Center has brilliantly become the bedrock of the space industry. Here, in Huntsville, Al., Von Braun's team developed the V-2 rocket which was propelled into space by Neil...More

Thank Amylea66
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thank you so much for visiting!

Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a whole day attraction! We started in the imax theater, took a tour of the grounds, saw amazing rockets and got to learn about the history of space, all in one day!

Thank Sansmela
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for your feedback and review.

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great place for families! My 1 y/o daughter had a blast in the kid station. The IMAX movies were entertaining (my favorite part). My fiancé and I enjoyed the simulation rides as well.

Thank Lashantinique R
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thank you so much for the feedback and review!

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nylrak
Are they open on Memorial Day?
29 May 2017|
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Response from Cheryl H | Reviewed this property |
Yes.
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bonniepm
Should I buy any tickets in advance? We are going Memorial Day weekend and will have 3 children with us ages 2-7. Thanks!
16 May 2017|
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Response from LowDragAL | Reviewed this property |
Not a bad idea to purchase online given this is going to be one of their busier weekends, The line flows quickly, but if you know you are definitely visiting the museum, purchasing online will save you some time. Also... More
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themillersoftx
Are the kennels good?
13 May 2017|
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Response from TimTraveller14 |
Hey guys, Outdoor kennels are available and located to the east of the museum. You can obtain a lock and key to the kennel from the guest services information desk. Photo ID is required. We didn't personally use the... More
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