Rent the Museum: Celebrate in Space City

Inspire your guests with a one-of-a-kind Space City venue. Host your next event among flown spacecraft, hands-on exhibits and engaging experiences detailing the future and historic feats of human space exploration at Space Center Houston, the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center.

Rocket Park event

Conveniently located 30 minutes from downtown Houston, the 250,000-square-foot complex provides the perfect space for daytime and evening events of any size.

Independence Plaza event

Make your next event stellar with custom-created agendas that include rental of the entire center, individual galleries, theaters or conference rooms. Enhance your event with rental packages and experiences including astronaut appearances, films on the second largest screen in Texas, live presentations about NASA’s latest discoveries and more.

Astronaut Gallery event

The center has a variety of meeting and event spaces that can accommodate from 15-3,500 guests. In December, the center hosted a stunning private event in Astronaut Gallery.

Astronaut Gallery features a comprehensive collection of spacesuits on public display in almost 10,000 square feet. Up to 500 guests can be among suits worn by the men and women of the space program including Pete Conrad’s suit worn on the Moon.

Astronaut Gallery events

At the stellar holiday event, our in-house caterer provided a delicious spread of hors d’oeuvres and beverages at the base of NASA’s RS-25 engine, which propelled the space shuttle for three decades and will one day take future explorers to Mars.

ISS Gallery event

Guests also enjoyed a variety of intricate and delicate desserts surrounded by historic astronaut suits and garments including Sally Ride’s in-flight coveralls.

Host an event

The center’s open concept floor plan provides excellent areas for live music and dance floors to entertain guests. The center is also outfitted with cutting-edge audio-visual equipment for the best sound and picture quality.

Stellar event concept

The center’s dedicated event team can illuminate your event to create the ideal ambiance and atmosphere.

Event decor

Special details such as custom centerpieces with fresh flowers, sequined table covers and stylized seating added personality and brought the event to life.

When you host an event at Space Center Houston, your event will change lives. A portion of event proceeds goes to the nonprofit Space Center Houston’s mission to inspire the next generation of explorers.

Contact us to learn more about hosting an event at, +1-281-283-7703 or

Contact Us

We are located at:
1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058

For more information, visit our Contact Page.

Upcoming Events

Explore our full list of upcoming events, in person or virtual, on our Special Events page. 

More Information

Interested in visiting Space Center Houston? Read our Visitor Information page for parking information, general admission pricing, frequently asked questions and more.
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