Special Events

Visit during one of our special events and engage in additional activities.

Meet an Astronaut Every Friday and Saturday

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 and Saturdays! This is included in your admission price so don’t miss out! The astronauts will present at 11 a.m. and 1:20 p.m. with a 30-minute presentation and Q&A. Location varies; please visit the Information Desk upon arrival to find out the location. Enhance your experience with Lunch with an Astronaut.


Kick it in our Robotics Event

Saturday, June 16


Dash to Space Center Houston June 16 for a special robotics event with Houston Dash players and mascot and get access to special pricing for a Dash game.

  • $25 for children (4-11 years) – includes admission to a special event at Space Center Houston on June 16 and a free ticket to the June 22 Dash vs. Portland Thorns game. (Children 3 and younger receive free admission into Space Center Houston.)
  • $20 for adults – includes admission to a special event at Space Center Houston on June 16 and special group pricing for the June 22 Dash game.

Get my ticket!

Guests will receive wristbands that will allow participation in an engaging robotics challenge in our Pop-Up Science Lab 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. June 16. Dash players and their mascot Diesel will be available for pictures and mingling during the event.

For more information, contact Reservations at +1 281-283-4755 or reservations@spacecenter.org. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.