Lunch with an Astronaut

Space Center Houston is now proud to offer you and your family an extraordinary opportunity to spend time with a NASA astronaut. This casual event gives you the opportunity to hear first hand stories from a NASA astronaut while enjoying a cosmic lunch prepared by our award winning catering staff.

As a special memento of your visit, you will receive a personalized lithograph from our guest astronaut. Ticket price also includes admission to Space Center Houston where you can experience over 400 things to see and do, including a behind the scenes look at NASA on the NASA Tram Tour.

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis and must be purchased in advance. Lunch will begin at noon.

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Sept. 4, 2015 Leroy Chiao
Sept. 11, 2015 Leroy Chiao
Sept. 18, 2015 John Blaha
Sept. 25, 2015 Don Thomas
Oct. 2, 2015 Ken Cameron
Oct. 9, 2015 David Hilmers
Oct. 16, 2015 Leroy Chiao
Oct. 23, 2015 Tom Jones
Oct. 30, 2015 Ken Cameron
Nov. 6, 2015 Brian Duffy
Nov. 13, 2015 John-David Bartoe
Nov. 20, 2015 Brian Duffy
Nov. 27, 2015 Ken Cameron
Dec. 4, 2015 Leroy Chiao
Dec. 11, 2015 Clay Anderson
Dec. 18, 2015 Brian Duffy
Dec. 25, 2015 Center closed


Important Tips:

  • Come early or stay late for a special public presentation by our guest astronaut, presentations at 11:00am & 1:00pm.
  • Be sure to bring a camera to capture the memory.
  • Food allergies or special dietary requirements? Let us know in the “order notes” box at check out.

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Cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the date of visit to be refunded.  Tickets purchased under two weeks will be non refundable.  Date changes or reschedules must also be done two weeks prior.