Upcoming Events

May 27

  1. 9:00am

    Visitors explore the biomechanics of complex animal robots to discover how real animals work, thanks to a touring exhibit, "The Robot Zoo....

May 28

  1. 10:30am

    Space cadets train to NASA standards with puzzles and exercises. Learn what it’s like to eat like an astronaut! Are you up for the challenge...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration* every...

June 04

  1. 10:30am

    Learn how to observe and record weather events using common meteorological instruments, and discover how NASA records long-term climate data from...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration* every...

June 11

  1. 10:30am

    Focus near and far using microscopes and telescopes. Discover the visible and unseen worlds of astronomy and microbiology. 

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration* every...

June 13

  1. 11:30am

    The Past Comes Alive: Making fossils
    Have you ever wondered how fossils are made? Discover your inner Geologist and...

June 18

  1. 10:30am

    Explore hands on ecology and the living interactions found within constructed biomes in a bottle and how they relate to biomes on Earth. 

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration* every...

June 21

  1. 9:00am

    Celebrate Father's Day at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center! Fathers get in FREE with one paid admission on Sunday, June 21, 2015.

  2. 3:30pm

    U.S. Space & Rocket Center in partnership with Making Connections is offering special sensory-friendly family activities for those...

June 25

  1. 10:30am

    Discover the size differences between the scales of large objects within the universe to the smallest of microscopic objects, and construct a...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

July 02

  1. 10:30am

    Discover the subject of chemistry and travel through the periodic table of the elements. See, feel and experience select elements in a hands-on...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

July 04

  1. 6:00pm

    Independence Day Activities and Fireworks Extravaganza! 

July 09

  1. 10:30am

    Ever pondered why rainbows have color? Discover the properties of light and bend light yourself to discover its inner rainbow science! 

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

July 11

  1. 11:30am

    You Know It’s All About That Base… and Acids, Too! 

    What are acids and bases? What happens when you mix...

July 14

  1. 9:00am

    USSRC and MSFC New Horizons Pluto flyby mission activities and celebration. 

July 16

  1. 10:30am

    Discover how tasty science can be as we create lunar phases cookies! Learn lunar geology and why the moon has phases.   

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

July 17

  1. 12:00pm
  2. 5:00pm

    The Space Exploration Celebration is a reunion for those who worked in the U.S. space program and for citizens who support space exploration. The...

July 23

  1. 10:30am

    Monkeys, dogs and spiders! Oh MY! Learn the history and names of the pioneering and brave animals that traveled into space, paving the way for...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

  3. 4:30pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center and Space Camp Alumni Association present: Space Camp® Alumni Festival...

  4. 5:30pm

    Pass the Torch Lecture Series: Great Observatories - Hubble Space Telescope @25 and the James Webb Space Telescope as astronaut...

July 25

  1. 5:00pm

    The Space Camp® Hall of Fame was established to honor the outstanding members of the Space Camp family, including graduates and...

  2. 7:30pm

    Get out your dancing shoes and enjoy a summer evening Shuttle Park Concert under “Pathfinder” with live music by The...

July 30

  1. 10:30am

    Construct your very own-seed growth chamber and learn how STS-118 astronauts used seed growth experiments to test for plant tropisms in...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

August 06

  1. 10:30am

    Solar radiation and summer vacation make this activity hot and fun! Discover how our Star, the Sun, provides Earth energy in the form of radiation...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

August 08

  1. 11:30am

    Science Behind the Color Wheel
    Using candy, we will discover how color wheels and complementary colors are used by artists...

August 13

  1. 10:30am

    Fly high after making your own airplane and test it against all four forces of flight. 

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

August 19

  1. 9:00am

    Airplane and Flight Activities All day! 

August 20

  1. 10:30am

    Solid, liquid and gas—all three phases explained in one interactive lab. See how temperature and energy affect phase changes. 

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

August 27

  1. 10:30am

    Create your very own Mars Rover to explore our simulated Martian surface. Learn the history of robotic Martian exploration and what data has been...

  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

September 03

  1. 9:00am
    • 6-8 years old:  9 – 11:30 a.m.
    • 9-12 years old: 12:30 – 3 p.m.
       ...
  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

September 07

  1. 9:00am

    The U.S. Space and Rocket Center is pleased to announce Summer Passes for 2015

    $40

September 10

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

September 12

  1. 9:00am

    Earn Your Merit Badges!

    Bring your Boy Scout Troop to the U.S. Space &...

  2. 11:30am

    The Science of Animation
    Learn how your brain processes images and how an optical illusion allows you to enjoy motion...

September 17

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

September 23

  1. 9:00am

    Move objects with your mind, become invisible, play games with a robot and experience augmented reality!

    Science Fiction, Science...

September 24

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

October 01

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

October 03

  1. 9:00am

    Join us Saturday, October 3, 2015, for the fall Boy Scout Day at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center!

    BOY SCOUT DAY INCLUDES:

October 08

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

October 10

  1. 11:30am

    The Science of Mummification
    Learn the process of ancient Egyptian mummification as you make your own mummified apple....

October 15

  1. 9:00am
    • 6-8 years old: 9 – 11:30 a.m.
    • 9-12 years old: 12:30 – 3 p.m.
       
    • ...
  2. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

October 22

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

    Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every...

November 14

  1. 11:30am

    Skittle Statistics
    Discover the math found in a bag of Skittles! Using the colorful candy, guests will learn about...

December 12

  1. 11:30am

    Astrobiology
    Discover what materials are needed to jumpstart life on a planet. Make your own test tube showcasing these...

January 14

  1. 9:00am
    • 6-8 years old: 9 – 11:30 a.m.
    • 9-12 years old: 12:30 – 3 p.m.
       
    • ...

March 10

  1. 9:00am
    • 6-8 years old: 9 – 11:30 a.m.
    • 9-12 years old: 12:30 – 3 p.m.
       
    • ...