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U.S. Space and Rocket Center

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US Space and Rocket Center Admission
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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...more
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1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Easy excess. Very informative. Staff very willing to share their knowledge. We had a wonderful day!!

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is truly an amazing place. So much to see and do. Employees very helpful in all areas of buildings. Lots of just cool stuff. Be prepared to do a LOT of walking.-- there are nice benches in the shade for the outdoor exhibits. We...More

Thank chefsgirl123
Reviewed 4 days ago

Truly impressive collection of artifacts and documentation of the achievements of U.S. space exploration. This displays the science and teamwork that took our astronauts into space. I felt dwarfed by the size of the Space Shuttle and Saturn V. The Space Simulator was a fun...More

Thank PLonsbary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kids 4 years or younger are free. I liked that we could leave the property and return later in the day. Gift shops need more cool goodies my local zoo has more gift shop treasure.

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really great :"museum." I thoroughly enjoyed my visit. The added bonus was that it was the same date as a special "Octoberfest" fundraiser. Where else can you dine and dance under rockets that have traveled through outer spade?More

Thank SunshineCindyT
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Cindy! Thank you so much for visiting us! We actually hold our Biergarten weekly; every Thursday evening from mid-March through mid-October. We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed Biergarten, and we hope you'll return again for it. Biergaretn is always free to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must do when in the Huntsville area! Spend the morning in the center then take the Bus Tour at 12:30. After the tour, spend the rest of the afternoon in the rest of the center. Definitely a WHOLE day experience. We were...More

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USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the Marshall Space Flight Center Bus Tour! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A fun place filled with items I grew up watching from afar. Incredible to see the Saturn 5 and Apollo exhibits as well as Space Lab. The volunteers were all highly experienced engineers and scientists and were a wonderful addition to the history and fell...More

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USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for visiting us, and for the great review. We hope you'll visit us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a 7 and a 2 year old both loved it. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Cafeteria was great and food decent price. Very educational and alot to do.

Thank Reece c c
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Reece! Thank you so much visiting our museum. We strive to have activities for all ages, so we love hearing that your children enjoyed their day! We'll pass along your wonderful comments about our staff. Visit again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

“Wow” is the operative word for this place. The hardware on display is huge and incredible. The history behind the technology that had to be developed is an amazing and aweinspiring story. A super place for kids of all ages (I’m definitely not a kid...More

Thank joemontana16
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for visiting us, and for your fantastic review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the museum overall. We hope you'll visit us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place I am guessing looks almost the same as when it first opened. I was very disappointed at all the outdated games and stations which a lot of them didnt work right or at all. They were redoing a big portion of the museum...More

Thank erica32paulk
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Erica, thank you so much for your review and feedback. We genuinely apologize for anything that was out of order the day of your visit. We change our traveling exhibit area two - three times per year, and it is currently in the process...More

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chefsgirl123
6 September 2018|
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Response from scoots9 | Reviewed this property |
The Drury Inn is brand new (opened in August) and a 2min drive from the Center. Great free breakfast, appys & drinks in the evening.
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wolfriverpipes
9 August 2018|
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Response from Francois A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, I would contact the Center directly and ask them directly
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scrist3
3 August 2018|
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Response from Diane A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember for sure, but would think the ticket would be good all day on the day of purchase for a return to the park.
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