Space Center Houston

Jul 19, 2011 at 4:31 p.m. ET

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Space Center Houston

Space Center Houston

If you are going to visit Houston, you must put a tour of the Space Center on your list of things to do. Little astronauts-in-the-making will revel in watching real astronauts train for actual missions, touching a moon rock, landing a shuttle, and taking a behind-the-scenes tour of NASA. There are tons of hands-on exhibits, special presentations that will keep the whole family entertained for hours.

The Details

Name: Space Center Houston

Address: 1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, Texas

Phone: 281.244.2100

Hours: Weekdays 10 am-5 pm; weekends 10 am-6 pm

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