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U.S. Space and Rocket Center

1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
+1 800-637-7223
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Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and NASA's Official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center; The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is recognized as one of the most comprehensive U.S. manned space flight hardware museums in the world.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved it. Thought I wouldn't spend that long there as they said most people only spend a couple hours but I was here pretty much all day. Lots of interesting information about how Alabama played it's part in the space race. Lots to read too...More

Thank Helen O
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boys are 7 andd 10. We had a great time learning and experiencing science through experiments and simulators. We spent the entire day at the center and enjoyed all the volunteers there to help us learn. Top of the line entertainment and learning!

Thank Angela R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped on a Friday morning which happened to be Space Camp graduation day, so there were lots of people. We really didn't have to wait in any lines and the exhibits were well marked. A tip during hot days--go outside and visit the static...More

Thank legaleagle76_10
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I did the Redstone Arsenal and museum combo. The big building with the Saturn rocket was amazing and the timeline added a historic element to the science. There are some cool artifacts here. The tour guide was awesome and really knew his stuff.

Thank Princerman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

To me this is nearly 2 separate centers. The newer building that houses the Saturn V is nearly identical to the same building at KSC and is very well done. Mostly up to date, lots of artifacts, well labeled and interesting. Then you have the...More

Thank Robert77096
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The main floor was being changed out for different theme. So half of the museum was missing! The website did not mention it nor did the staff when I called for info.

Thank Mimitimes4
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove by on our way to Florida and decided to drive back and tour on our way home. Admission price is very high as the outdoor exhibits all seem to need refurbished. Saturn V exhibit is very nice. Signage to get around the grounds/exhibition...More

Thank jamesag2016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son visited Space Camp as a child without me, so when in Huntsville, I had to see it and am glad we did. We spent three hours which is a LONG time for my husband at any museum, but he was fine. We enjoyed...More

Thank Jeanne M
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USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jeanne! Thank you so much for visiting us. We are delighted to hear that you had a chance to speak with our NASA Emeritus docents. These men and women are truly an asset to our museum. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the museum...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main hall Saturn V, Skylab and Apollo 16 displays are the highlights. Everything is well labelled and I found it fascinating. Other displays are more geared to kids as this is also Space Camp. The outside rocket and Shuttle displays are a bit weathered...More

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USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ian! Thank you so much for visiting us! We're glad you enjoyed the Saturn V Hall. We hope you'll visit again soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to visiting this attraction. I had been to Huntsville on numerous occasions but never had time to make the trip. I was really disappointed at the conclusion of the experience. The admission price of $25 is exorbitant. I was unwilling...More

Thank Bruce L
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USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bruce! Thank you so much for visiting us and for sharing your feedback. Your feedback allows us to make necessary changes to our offerings. We will pass your feedback along to our museum management staff. We hope you had a chance to make it...More

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travelmama8
April 26, 2018|
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Response from Lin H | Reviewed this property |
He would probably love it! There are cool movies, huge rockets, and outside things as well. I would say 2+ hours. He won't be reading all the displays about the history of the program and the complex engineering... More
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Julie D
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Lin H | Reviewed this property |
I was with my husband, who grew up here, so he read every. Single. Display. We spent 2.5 - 3 hours. It was raining, so we didn't spend much time outside at those displays.
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yankeyesfan
March 24, 2018|
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Response from markls24 | Reviewed this property |
I would call them, as I think I remember something for visitors from other countries. There is only English on displays.
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