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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 yesterday

Great place, we visited in winter so outside area closed, but 2 great indoor buildings with lots to do. Both rock climbing AND the ride were FREE which purchase so that was really nice to have everything be included with the price. Staff friendly. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank cherylj332
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a Fun, Interesting, and informative Space and Rocket Center! We took the excellent 2+ Hours Bus Tour of the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center which included the test launch sites, training sites, the Payload Control Center for the space station where we saw...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum and exhibition Centre is very easy to find and parking is extensive. There is nothing we can add except to say spend as much time as possible, and for anyone interested in NASA and Space technology it is an amazing experience. Well worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pennvyaj42
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quite an impressive place. We met the some of the scientists that made it all happen and an astronaut that did it. They were generous with their time and humble about their accomplishments. We’re grateful and awestruck.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank T H
Reviewed 4 days ago

My Daughter attended Space Camp here. It is a wonderful place to see technology at work. Plan to spend 6 or more hours. I loved the Static Displays. Military Families get a discount. Make sure to buy some freeze dried Ice Cream in the Gift...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Reesa D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depending on your interest in space, you could easily spend a whole day or more at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. The bus tour was an added fee and another 2 hours which we didn’t have, but it seemed interesting. There’s probably something for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank guavasorbet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had cousins come into town to visit, and they wanted to go to Huntsville’s number one attraction! So, we had 2 teenagers and 3 adults that thoroughly enjoyed every thing about the Space Museum! In fact, it was a great day to see them...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bamanj
Reviewed 1 week ago

The center is filled with the history of the space program. There are rocket engines, jets, a space shuttle, hands-on displays. It puts on a space camp for kids which has to be the most fun thing ever! We went to the 3-D movie about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NDTraveler1953
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited Kennedy space centre, this would not have been on my must see list of attractions but my son was keen to visit. I was pleasantly surprised, marvellous exhibits and so much to see. A wonderful experience. The only negative was that you had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rhosynmelyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I were on a roadtrip and this was a perfectly place to stop and stretch our legs (even if only for a couple hours). We missed the bus tour, but the self-paced/self-guided tour through the facility was most educational. The Rocket Park...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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garypZ5706DQ
16 January 2019|
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Response from patriciap923 | Reviewed this property |
The majority of the exhibits are inside. We didn’t spend much time outside. There are a few neat things that some may be fun to pop out and look at, including a ride (the ride was not operating when we were there, but we... More
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goldenruler
17 November 2018|
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Yes, you can take just the bus tour.
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