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WaterWorks: Soak Up the Science!

NEW exhibit at Space Center Houston It’s H20 from A2Z with WaterWorks: Soak Up the Science! Engage your family in the wonders of water! Harness its power and grasp its importance in our everyday lives – without wasting a drop! Whether it’s playing “Water Pinball,” using hydraulics, or piloting a model submarine you’ll be drenched [...]

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Spring Break at Space Center Houston!

It’s spring break and we’re rocking out with The Arctic Olympic Dive Show! It’s a high-energy aquatic thrill show that showcases divers plunging off an 85 foot-tall platform at speeds up to 55 miles per hour before a dramatic splash down into only nine and a half feet of water! Enjoy wildly entertaining acrobatic stunts, [...]

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Salute Our Troops at Space Center Houston

November 13th is ”Salute Our Troops Day” at Space Center Houston! Support the troops by donating a comfort item and recive 50% off admission.  The Texas National Guard will host amazing activities and vehicle displays throughout the day. Vehicles include: Armored Troop Carrier Apache Helicopter Navy Seal Desert Strike Vehicle And MORE! Don’t miss the Apache’s dramatic departure at 4pm! [...]

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The Payroll Angel

Every other Friday in the Space Center offices the “Payroll Angel” makes her rounds.   Regardless of how rough your day has been when she walks into your office the lights seems brighter, the air feels crisper and your rough day is a distant memory and it’s not just because she is dropping off a check. [...]

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Move It Movement

On June 12 & 13th only at Space Center Houston! Come out and check out the action!    It’s time to join the Move It Movement! Cartoon Network is goal-kicking, half-piping and 3-pointing its way into your town with a tour full of high energy activities that will totally challenge your skills. This event is [...]

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STS-132 Launch At Space Center Houston

On launch days there is electricity in the air at Space Center Houston. As we near the end of the shuttle era, each launch feels more dramatic and exciting than the last. There are now only two opportunities left to watch a shuttle take flight before the end of an era. The two best places [...]

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The Green Generation

Space Center Houston celebrates the 40th anniversary of Earth Day From the vantage point of space, we have gained an unprecedented amount of information about our home planet.  With this information, NASA has developed incredible technologies that have gone a long way towards reducing the carbon footprint for both industries and individuals. Learn more about [...]

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Tweet you @Spacecenterhou!

On February 17, Space Center Houston Partnered with NASA’s Johnson Space Center to host a Twitter event known as a tweetup.  A select group of guests were given the opportunity to go behind the scenes during a live shuttle mission, STS-130.  For most, it was the experience of a lifetime. Space Center Houston is thrilled [...]

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11 Reasons to Celebrate Apollo 11 at Space Center Houston

In July 1969, millions of people across the globe watched in awe as Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed their Lunar Module on the Moon’s Sea of Tranquility.  Stepping onto the lunar surface, Armstrong gave perhaps one of history’s most famous quotes; “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind” The [...]

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