Every year in October, Space Center Houston transforms into a launchpad for space-themed Halloween fun. Transport the whole family to explore the wonders of space–with a spooky twist! Show off their Halloween costumes, enjoy special activities and more.
Access to Galaxy Frights is included in the cost of general admission for October 21-22 and October 28-29, 2023. Simply purchase tickets for either of those weekends to enjoy these festivities!
Costumes are encouraged at Galaxy Frights and adds to the festive atmosphere of the holiday. However, we do have a few restrictions to keep in mind when preparing to visit to keep everyone safe.
Costume masks are not permitted.
Costumes must be family-friendly.
Costumes must not touch or drag on the ground.
Trick-or-treat at multiple candy stations throughout Space Center Houston and receive an extra special treat if you complete the whole route
Catch special appearances by gigantic robots, a living statue of an astronaut and our very own Commander Quest
Snap pics at spooky photo ops and enjoy a Space Center Houston decorated for the season - complete with a new kinetic light show and spooky projections
Our original film “Facing Fears” stars NASA astronauts, engineers, and flight controllers, as they share their stories of how they confronted and overcame some of the scariest aspects of space exploration. Get a sneak peek by watching the trailer and then visit during Galaxy Frights to view the full film!
Galaxy Frights is presented by