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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.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tram tour” (975 reviews)
“mission control” (778 reviews)
“rocket park” (325 reviews)
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1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058-3145
+1 281-244-2100
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited KSC in Florida a few times before and now being in Houston it was on our to do list to visit SCH while we were here. At first we were worried that it would be exactly the same as what we have...More

Thank happyfamily4680
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When you plan going to the NASA, you probably think that you are going to see a lot of technology stuff , but actually you are going to see history. Old building. With very old things. The nice thing to see is the space ship....More

Thank Enrique R
Reviewed yesterday

Lots to see here. There are wonderful displays, movies and talks inside the space center as well as a tram tour and a self-guided tour of the space shuttle. Audio tours are available but we didn't use them. When you first arrive, you can schedule...More

Thank susieQ304
Reviewed 2 days ago

Having been born a month before Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon, this has been a place that I have always wanted to visit. My wife and I visited and loved every minute that we were there. There is so much to do, see and...More

Thank 20Tibbs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I read a couple of reviews on here which didn't portray the centre in a good light but I have to say I thought it was marvellous, I saw the SCA fly over the UK in the mid eighties and to see it again 👍🏼one...More

Thank Eddie G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My expectations were not met during this visit. 30$ fee for entrance, not worth it..You have to pay additional charges for other things inside. No guide, and because it had rained, we were told we could not go to the tram..It was just o.k... I...More

Thank caroltransy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our main reason to come down to Houston as my young son really is into space related things and the space program. It didn't disappoint there were some new and interactive displays and they seemed to be in good working order which says...More

Thank Thaiorchidguy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great place and a must see while in Houston. Being here makes me even more proud to be an American.

Thank FLBill
Reviewed 2 days ago

I agree with previous reviews stating that this museum was underwhelming. There are displays set up for the younger crowd. I was traveling with an extended group including mostly young adults and they only thing worthwhile was the space ship outside (which we could have...More

Thank smokiebear
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I spent the afternoon here, but had we known it was such fun would have allotted more time. We found some $5 off promotional coupons in the hotel lobby and saved $20. The main lobby of the space centre is beautiful with...More

1  Thank NFGal
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17 August 2017|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
Be a tight squeeze mainly because of traffic in Houston ! I wouldn't try it
Ron F
6 August 2017|
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Response from Space_Center_Houston | Property representative |
Thank you for including Space Center Houston in your travel plans, Ron! A normal general admission ticket is only valid for one day. It does include the NASA Tram Tour, but you could not reenter the center on a second day... More
7 July 2017|
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Response from M G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say but l dont think that you can see anything at mission control centre..aThere are desks and computers only... lt was sunday when l visited and all was deserted..You need great luck to see something... Anyway lf... More
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