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Space Center Houston NASA Visit with Hop-on-Hop-off Tour

By Houston City Tours
Free cancellation available
6h 15m
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Highlights

  • Immersive exhibits featured at NASA's Space Center Houston

  • Interactive displays showcase the daily lives of astronauts

  • Over 400 artifacts from previous LBJ Space Center missions

  • Experienced guide offers intriguing insight on a guided tour

  • Hop-on hop-off city tour showcases the best of Houston

About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Space Center Houston

  • What's included

    Bus tour of Houston

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation between Visitors center and Space Center Houston

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Tips are not included.

Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary.

  • NASA Space Center with City Tour departs from the HCT Visitors Center at 10:00 AM.

  • Check in is at indicated tour start time. Actual tour starts at 10am

What you can expect

Uncover the thrilling history of the space program in Houston with an immersive visit to NASA's Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Enjoy a hop-on panoramic excursion between famous sights and Houston landmarks, and then head to the Space Center Houston to check out real rockets and learn about the Apollo missions.

Kick off your day with a hop-on panoramic tour of Houston aboard a Double-decker or unique single deck open top bus, snapping photos of the architecture around City Hall, stopping off to say hello to the fish at the Downtown Aquarium, or strolling around the tree-lined paths of Tranquility Park. This panoramic tour, it's the perfect way to see the city.

Afterward, head to the the legendary launch pads of the LBJ Space Center, where you can hop on to a amazing tram tour and NASA tour guide ready to show you the Historic mission control,training areas and rocket parks ,after this find the way to the immersive exhibits at Space Center Houston, NASA's sprawling visitor center.

Wander past the hull of a full-scale shuttle replica, get up-close looks at capsules from the Apollo missions, Space X rocket and find out what it's like to live in space with interactive displays that recreate aspects of life on the International Space Station. Along the way, listen to fascinating insight from your guide and enjoy some extra leisure time to explore on your own. With over 400 featured space artifacts and a constantly rotating line-up of new exhibits including Independence plaza ,there's always something exciting to discover before you head back to the city.

City Tour things to see:

  • Visitor Center
  • Convention Center
  • Minute maid park
  • Market Square
  • Historic district
  • Theater district
  • Downtown Aquarium
  • Financial district
  • Mid town

Location

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Activity Location

  • Space Center Houston
  • 1601 NASA Road 1
  • Houston TX

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Visitors Center
  • 1302 Dallas Street
  • Houston Texas 77002
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