We are passionate about sharing science and space! Explore our resources to find educational activities, Thought Leader Series presentations, space history, NASA news and more!

Virtual Campout


Grab your camping gear and head to the backyard because the night sky is calling us to camp out. During this unique time, Space Center Houston will be hosting a Virtual Campouts.

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TRY THIS AT HOME


Cleaning water

Learn about how space station astronauts recycle their water. Explore water filtration, build your own water filtration system and conduct experiments.

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Build a sextant

Investigate celestial navigation, also known as astronavigation, and build a sextant to determine your latitude.

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Grow space seeds

Explore plant-growing experiments on board the International Space Station and create your own space station “rooting pillow” containing a seed.

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THOUGHT LEADER SERIES

presented by UTMB Health


Ignite your curiosity and grow your passion for space and science with our Thought Leader Series. The best and brightest minds examine the significance of historic missions, share the latest news in space exploration and look ahead to the future of space travel. This immersive series takes you beyond our walls to provide inspiring, engaging and educational learning experiences.

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Other Educational and Space Resources


NASA at Home

Space Center Houston is the official visitor center for NASA Johnson Space Center, and the "NASA at Home" portal has many interesting and useful resources that can be enjoyed at home.

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Smithsonian Learning Lab

Space Center Houston is a Smithsonian Affiliate, and you can find an extensive collection of digital resources for individuals, educators and students from across the Smithsonian's museums, research centers, libraries, and archives.

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LIFE IN QUARANTINE


Apollo mission quarantine procedures

Did you know that Apollo astronaut Neil Armstrong celebrated his 39th birthday in quarantine after returning from the historic Apollo 11 mission?

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10 photos for your video call background

Bring a little space to your next video call by using these iconic photos of Space Center Houston exhibits and artifacts as your background!

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SPACE NEWS & PRESENTATIONS


GET TO KNOW NASA ASTRONAUTS



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The free Space Center Houston interactive mobile tour features audio tour, GPS maps, selfie filters, augmented reality experiences, virtual reality lite and more!

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