Special Days

Visit on one of our Special Days and engage in additional activities at no extra charge.

Meet an Astronaut Fridays
Every Friday

They’ve been to outer space, traveling at 17,500 miles per hour…Now they’re coming to Space Center Houston and you can meet them and hear about their out-of-this world adventures on Fridays! This is included in your admission price so don’t miss out! The Astronauts will present at 11:00 and 1:00 with a 30 minute presentation and Q&A. Check upon arrival for the location.

Virtual Science Symposium
The International Air and Space Program Sponsored by AEXA
November 6-9, 2014

Space Center Houston will host its second annual Virtual Science Symposium November 6 -9, 2014.  The symposium is sponsored by The International Air and Space Program.  The comprehensive program will begin in July 2014.  Students will split up into teams comprised of 2-4 members and one teacher.  Each team will work on problem-based projects related to establishing the first permanent human settlement on Mars.  Students will be challenged to develop a thriving Mars community. Learn more.