In the News

2016 2015

Nov. 30, 2017
Between the Lines: Craig visits Space Center Houston

Nov. 11, 2017
Los museos de ciencia más espectaculares del mundo (The most spectacular science museums in the world)

Oct. 18, 2017
Now Boarding: Destination Moon Highlights Apollo 11’s Make It Work Moments

Oct. 17, 2017
Apollo 11’s capsule went to the moon. Here’s how the Smithsonian prepares it for a shorter trip

Oct. 13, 2017
Apollo 11 Command Module, Other Rare NASA Artifacts Arrive In Houston
Apollo 11 command module, artifacts on display in Houston starting Saturday

Oct. 12, 2017
50 years later, the Apollo 11 command module still dazzles
‘Destination Moon’ traveling exhibit marks return to Houston for Apollo 11 spacecraft
Apollo 11 exhibit to open Saturday at Space Center Houston

Sept. 28, 2017
“Go” for Restoration

Sept. 26, 2017
More Nonprofits Are Running Their Own Crowdfunding Drives

Aug. 22, 2017
Space Center Houston Gets Close To Financial Goal To Restore Mission Control

Aug. 21, 2017
Crowds flock to Space Center Houston for eclipse

Aug. 17, 2017
A Stellar Day Trip: Visiting Space Center Houston

Aug. 10, 2017
Space Center Houston Launches Campaign to Restore Historic Mission Control

Aug. 2, 2017
NASA’s Historic Mission Control Room In Houston Will Be Restored

Aug. 1, 2017
Kickstarter campaign aims to save historic NASA Mission Control Center
Locals pitch in to Kickstarter to restore NASA’s Mission Control in Houston
Campaign launched to restore NASA’s historic Mission Control room

July 26, 2017
Space Center Houston on a mission to restore historic control room
Schmitt shares stories from his journey to the moon

July 25, 2017
Houston, we have a financial problem: Space Center forced to launch Kickstarter campaign to restore NASA’s Apollo Mission control

July 24, 2017
A Nonprofit Needs Your Help To Restore A Historic NASA Command Center

July 23, 2017
Space Center Houston launches crowdfunding campaign for Mission Control restoration

July 21, 2017
48th anniversary of NASA’s first moon landing, new campaign to preserve historic Mission Control
In search of donations: NASA’s famed Apollo Mission Control Center

July 20, 2017
Space Center Houston crowdfunding to restore NASA’s mission control
Campaign launched to help renovate Mission Control at Space Center Houston
New Frontier: Space Center Crowdfunds for Mission Control Facelift
Houston, we have a Kickstarter: Campaign launches to restore Mission Control
Space Center Houston launches campaign to restore Apollo Mission Control

July 14, 2017
Newbury Park resident wins $175,000 in international robotics competition
Un recorrido por el Centro Espacial Houston

July 10, 2017
“Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission” Launches This Year

July 9, 2017
Austin Memorial Library rockets into Summer Reading

July 6, 2017
Winners Announced in Global Space Robotics Challenge

July 5, 2017
4 Programmer Teams That Won NASA’s Global Space Robotics Challenge
Historic Mission Control Sees One Last Launch

June 30, 2017
Top Programmers Announced Today in Global Space Robotics Challenge

June 14, 2017
Experience space at Space Center Houston

June 9, 2017
The future is at Space Center Houston

June 5, 2017
Space Center Houston payroll pro has the right stuff

May 12, 2017
The Apollo 11 command module will take off on tour

May 7, 2017
Space Center Houston’s On a Mission to Restore Historic Mission Control

April 24, 2017
Mission Mars: Debuting in Space Center Houston’s 25th anniversary year

April 14, 2017
Effort Underway To Restore Apollo Mission Control

April 12, 2017
Webster Donation Puts JSC Mission Control Restoration Into Hyperdrive
On a mission: Restoration to return NASA Mission Control room to Apollo glory

April 11, 2017
Movie of Houston’s space contributions premieres at Space Center Houston

April 10, 2017
Out of this World Touches Take Gala to Another Galaxy

April 7, 2017
Webster approves millions to help restore NASA’s Historic Mission Control

April 6, 2017
$3.5 Million to Help Restore Space Center Mission Control
Webster gives Space Center Houston $3.5 million to restore mission control

April 2, 2017
Galaxy Gala is a real blast, with out-of-this-world visitors, interstellar fashion show, celeb band

Feb. 27, 2017
Apollo 11 Command Module Goes on Tour

Feb. 26, 2017
Insider Exclusive: Space Center Houston inspiring new generation of explorers

Feb. 22, 2017
Reach for the stars
‘Destination Moon': Museums and science centers plan for Apollo 11 exhibit
Smithsonian to launch Apollo 11 Columbia spacecraft on national tour
Apollo 11 command module going on tour, coming to Houston later this year
NASA employees’ art can be from out of this world

Jan. 25, 2017
Space for Art: New exhibit displays artistic side of astronauts, NASA workers

Jan. 23, 2017
Space Center Houston Remembers Gene Cernan, Last Man on the Moon

Jan. 20, 2017
Mission to Mars: Multi-million dollar exhibit opening at Space Center Houston

Jan. 19, 2017
‘Mission Mars’ exhibit brings exploration of red planet to Space Center Houston

Jan. 18, 2017
7 Reasons to Plan a Trip to Houston

Dec. 20, 2016
Save Mission Control
Space Center Houston hosts special screening of ‘Hidden Figures’

Dec. 14, 2016
‘Science Sisters’ win best STEM teachers for second year in a row

Dec. 7, 2016
Travel: Houston … no problem
Inspiring Curiosity: Meet the finalists!

Nov. 29, 2016
Space Center Houston’s Independence Plaza Named Recipient of Two IAAPA Brass Ring Awards

Nov. 21, 2016
Exploration Academy: Central Middle School students get the chance of a lifetime

Nov. 17, 2016
Apollo Missions to the Moon: The Memorabilia Stage

Nov. 3, 2016
What’s Launching at Space Center Houston

Oct. 14, 2016
The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Space Center Houston with Kids

Oct. 12, 2016
An Astronomical Experience

Sept. 19, 2016
Out of this world subject matter fascinates River Oaks crowd focused on education

Sept. 16, 2016
Astronauts aplenty at Space Center Houston’s inaugural luncheon

Sept. 8, 2016
Mellem rumskibe og raketter i Texas

Aug. 27, 2016
Pre-Super Bowl event scores touchdown with kids at Space Center Houston

Aug. 19, 2016
Think You Can Guide a Virtual NASA Droid on Mars? You Could Win $1 Million
One-Million-Dollar NASA Space Robotics Centennial Challenge Underway

Aug. 12, 201
Nueva exhibición MythBusters

Aug. 8, 2016
Space Center Houston, Where You Can Experience the Heart of NASA

July 29, 2016
9 Reasons Everyone Should Go on a Cross-country Trip
Cruisin’ with Courtney: Kemah Boardwalk and Beyond
Top End Of Summer Family Activities In Houston

July 12, 2016
Chip Goes Inside Independence Plaza

July 11, 2016
Adam Savage Visits Space Center Houston

June 24, 2016
CityPASS Houston Texas – The Best Way to Tour

June 23, 2016
Celebrate Independence Day in Houston

June 2, 2016
What to do in Houston

June 3, 2016
Great Day Houston Pack Your Bag Challenge

May 13, 2016
For This New Nonprofit Leader, the Sky Isn’t the Limit

May 8, 2016
Greenfield native reflects becomes Space Center Houston CEO

May 2, 2016
Don’t miss these local landmarks

April 23, 2016
Kaci Heins leaves NPA for job at Space Center Houston

April 27, 2016
Blast Off to a Fun Summer in Space

April 19, 2016
High School Students Compete in Cook-off for Astronaut Recipe Selection

April 18, 2016
A Visit to Space Center Houston
Discover Legendary Myths at Space Center Houston’s Summer Exhibit
IAAPA details new attractions opening worldwide in 2016

April 6, 2016
William Harris is the New President and CEO of Space Center Houston
Area Middle School Students Launch Rockets at HCC
Something Fun for Everyone

April 5, 2016
Visit Houston for an Out of This World Experience to Space Center Houston

April 2, 2016
People in Business

April 1, 2016
Space Center Houston Names New Leader
New CEO Takes Helm After National Search

March 28, 2016
Exploring Space City

March 27, 2016
CityPASS Houston Apunta al Ahorro y la Personalización de tu Viaje

March 16, 2016
Buzz Aldrin Talks March Madness and Mars Exploration

March 1, 2016
Go Inside a Space Shuttle
It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a … Visitor Center?

Feb. 17, 2016
Mission accomplished!

Feb. 12, 2016
Houston un paso adelante, siempre!

Feb. 8, 2016
Una Nueva Atracción Espacial Abre Sus Puertas en Houston

Feb. 5, 2016
Desde el Centro Espacial de Houston, misión cumplida, al inaugurar Independence Plaza

Feb. 3, 2016
PGAL-designed Independence Plaza at Space Center Houston

Feb. 1, 2016
Seeing Is Believing: Enormous Shuttle Program Artifact Inspires Wonder

Jan. 31, 2016
Un Recorrido A Texas

Jan. 28, 2016
Exhiben NASA 905

Jan. 26, 2016
New Space Center exhibit towers in Bay Area

Jan. 25, 2016
Abren la Plaza Independencia en el Centro Espacial Johnson de Houston

Jan. 23, 2016
Space shuttle reunited with piggyback plane
Mission accomplished! 747-space shuttle exhibit launches in Houston
Space shuttle’s piggyback plane unveiled

Jan. 22, 2016
Longtime CEO of Space Center Houston says it’s time for new blood
No shuttle? No problem. Space City’s new carrier aircraft exhibit soars
Independence Plaza Opens at Space Center Houston
What’s New at Space Center Houston
Space Center Houston readies new shuttle exhibit for launch
Bigger on the inside: First look at Houston’s new 747-shuttle exhibit

Jan. 21, 2016
Sneak peek: See Space Center’s new, colossal exhibit ‘Independence Plaza’
Space Center Houston’s Shuttle Exhibit Opens To The Public Saturday
One-of-a-kind Independence Plaza exhibit to open at Space Center Houston Saturday
Space Center Houston Readies New Shuttle Exhibit

Jan. 20, 2016
New Space Center Houston exhibit offers glimpse into shuttle flights
Space Center Houston unveils new shuttle exhibit
Hometown Live: Shuttle Independence

Jan. 19, 2016
Astronauts and Skydivers to Help Open Houston 747-Shuttle Exhibit

Jan. 18, 2016
Astronauts and skydivers to help celebrate Houston 747-shuttle exhibit opening

Jan. 7, 2016
Space Center Houston prepares to open Independence Plaza

Jan. 6, 2016
What’s Happening in Houston in 2016

Jan. 3, 2016
New Space Center exhibit revives the spirit of shuttle program

Jan. 1, 2016
Day Trips & Beyond: January Events Roundup

2015

Dec. 31, 2015
Where To Go In 2016

Six Must-Attend Events: January 1–7

Dec. 22, 2015
Places to Channel Your Inner Astronaut Without Leaving Earth

Houston se prepara para una gran inauguración

Dec. 19, 2015
A most wonderful time of the year at Space Center Houston

Orion capsule exhibit previews ‘Journey to Mars’ at Space Center Houston

Dec. 4, 2015

Space Center Houston opens international landmark to the world

Space Center Houston to open shuttle exhibit

Dec. 2, 2015

Space Center Houston will open new exhibit at its Independence Plaza

“Be The Astronaut” Exhibit Opens At Space Center Houston

Nov. 21, 2015
Discover the newest international landmark, Independence Plaza.

Nov. 11, 2015
Outgoing Space Center Houston CEO Discusses 20 Years of Running Houston’s Space Destination

How to Be An Astronaut

Nov. 7
Need a job? Why not work in space with NASA?

Oct. 30, 2015
‘Be the Astronaut’ and ‘Journey to Space’ in new museum exhibits

Oct. 5, 2015
Follow in astronauts’ footsteps

Sept. 2, 2015
Launching Imaginations at NASA’s Space Center Houston

Aug. 25, 2015
‘8 Days or Bust’ +50: Gemini 5 Made History with 1st Crew Mission Patch

Aug. 23, 2015
Space Center Houston slideshow: STEM on steroids

Nationally awarded education director joins Space Center Houston

Aug. 16, 2015
Houston: “Best Places to Travel in 2015” Por Travel and Leisure

Aug. 13, 2015
Eleven-year-old inventor takes part in Space Center Houston programs

Aug. 12, 2015
Launch Date Set for Space Center Houston Shuttle Carrier Aircraft Attraction

Space Center Houston sets opening date for space shuttle exhibit

 

Space Center Houston announces opening date for shuttle experience

Space Center Houston announces exhibit to celebrate shuttle era

Aug. 10, 2015
Houston, la bella

July 28, 2015
Space Center Houston presents world premiere of ‘Be the Astronaut’

July 21, 2015
Great Day Houston’s Courtney Perna explores “Space: A Journey to Our Future” to learn what life might be like on Mars.

July 12, 2015
Houston, tenemos un premio de TripAdvisor

July 9, 2015
Plan a family day trip to Space Center Houston

July 7, 2015
A day trip to Houston: Visiting Space Center Houston

June 24, 2015
Space Center Houston inspires the next generation of space travelers

June 11, 2015
Space Center Houston taps executive for newly created position

June 9, 2015
Omega celebrated Apollo 13 with a party in an airplane hanger with George Clooney, astronauts, and Speedmaster watches

June 2, 2015
New exhibit challenges visitors with race into deep space

May 22, 2015
Space Center Houston Spacecraft Featured on Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum”

May 20, 2015
Space Center Houston has fun and educational exhibits for the kids this summer

May 20, 2015
Space Center Houston featured on MLB.com Program Key to the City

May 19, 2015
Chuck Norris and Gary Sinise unite at first-ever Space Center Houston gala

May 18, 2015
NASA astronauts and Hollywood actor/guitarist headline Space Center Houston’s $1 million “Galaxy Gala”

May 17, 2015
Chuck Norris delivers punch of support for space shuttle exhibit at Houston gala

May 12, 2015
Space Center Houston summer activities help inspire discovery

May 5, 2015
May the Fourth be with you

Spring 2015
The Next Best Thing to Space

March 26, 2015
Out of this World! Space Center Houston’s Level 9 Tour

March 20, 2015
Ripley’s Bizarre Buying Bazaar 

March 19, 2015
Ruben and kids visit Ripley’s at Space Center Houston

March 18, 2015
New Global Summit for Teens Debuts at Space Center Houston

March 16, 2015
Now playing: ‘Journey To Space’ launches into giant screen theaters

March 10, 2015
Underbelly’s Chris Shepherd taking part in Space Center Houston Mars food challenge

Feb. 20, 2015
Ripley’s debuts space station made out of 280,000 matchsticks, believe it or not

March 20, 2015
Houston scores on international tourism by playing to core strengths

Jan. 29, 2015
HCC teams with Houston Rockets, NASA and Space Center Houston to make Science come to life

Jan. 27, 2015
More than 300 students make learning fun at Space Center Houston

Jan. 27, 2015
Can You Teach Rocket Science To Middle School Students?

Jan. 23, 2015
Smithsonian’s ‘Star Trek’ Enterprise Docks for Museum Restoration

Jan. 22, 2015
2015 Space Exploration Educators Conference

Jan. 17, 2015
Houston Rockets and HCC Announce Middle School STEM Program with NASA and Space Center Houston

Jan. 15, 2015
HCC, Houston Rockets to launch Rockets Science program