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NASA's Space Center Houston and City Sightseeing Tour

Highlights
  • Combine a visit to the Space Center Houston with a city tour
  • See both the Space Center Houston and the Johnston Space Center
  • Interactive exhibits make this a fun stop for all ages
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NASA's Space Center Houston and City Sightseeing Tour
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NASA's Space Center Houston and City Sightseeing Tour
From US$79.95
Overview
Discover the history of American space travel with tickets to NASA's Space Center Houston, where you can see everything from full-sized rockets to rocks brought back from NASA missions. Plus since this combination package includes round-trip transport and a sightseeing tour of Houston on a double-decker bus, it's a great way to get your bearings in a vibrant city.
What to Expect
Make your way to a central location in downtown Houston to board an open-top bus for a guided tour of the city. See Hermann Park, City Hall, and the Museum District, while listening to recorded commentary that's full of local facts and stories.

Next, continue by coach to the Space Center Houston, where scientists and astronauts launch rockets and space programs for NASA. There's also a tram tour of the Johnson Space Center included. Watch NASA staff at work, check out the former and current mission control centers, and see the Saturn V rocket, one of the most powerful rockets ever built.

Don't miss the space shuttle replica, Apollo 17, and the International Space Station Gallery's interactive exhibits that explore life on board.

Following your free time at the Space Center Houston, meet back up with your driver for the return trip to downtown Houston.
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1 - 5 of 27 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Wonderful Way to Learn About Space Exploration

We visited with a part of 5. Two grandparents, young parents and a cute grandson, 18 months. We found plenty on interesting stuff for all ages. The baby had stuff that was perfect for his interest, the guys loved the Mission Control Center, the grandparents...More

Thank markja76
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun for all - must see

We had a group of 18. Everyone loved this place. The tours were excellent. The exhibits and info were really informative, fun, interactive. Food was good, bit expensive but good. Shops were goods. Every staff person we met was amazing. Highly recommend showing up early...More

Thank MTTraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago
Good variety of exhibits, outstanding day if you are at all interested in space

We don't rate many things as excellent but this deserves it. But you do have to be smart about deciding what you see when, as not much effort is made by the Centre to make it easy to see everything. Firstly, the Tram Tour is...More

1  Thank aussiewanderers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Need to know

The tour guide made this trip worth the money, but there are several things I wish I had known. First, it is NOT a hop-on/hop-off bus. Second, the bus I rode was not double-decker. It was one level and open (no top). It was very...More

7  Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Getting a bit old

Nasa tours were great back in the heydays, but nowdays not so much. Its the same ole and very hot outside. They should make it a adventure instead of a pain.

Thank cornwellcol
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Len M
19 April 2018|
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Response from Josef N |
yes, you can tour NASA all by itself. I don't know if there is bus service to NASA. we drove a rental car
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