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Upcoming Events

February 09

  1. 9:00am

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

    Science Fiction, Science...

  2. 9:00am

    Using precious gems, minerals & metals, artist Kathy Chan interprets the genuine awe of the cosmos and its vibrant oasis, Earth....

  3. 10:30am

    Through the power of IMAX 3D, Hubble 3D will enable movie-goers to journey through distant galaxies to explore the grandeur and mysteries of our...

  4. 10:30am

    The giant-screen documentary adventure Hidden Universe takes audiences on an extraordinary journey deep into space in the cinematic medium that...

  5. 11:30am

    ROBOTS 3D is a sneak peek into the future at what might be possible as scientists use innovative engineering and design to make cyber characters...

  6. 11:30am

    Through visually stunning imagery, and in collaboration with leading space experts, Journey to Space showcases the exciting...

  7. 12:30pm

    Short of becoming a rocket scientist, there's no better way to get a glimpse of Marshall Space Flight Center than on the Marshall Space Flight...

  8. 12:30pm

    Through visually stunning imagery, and in collaboration with leading space experts, Journey to Space showcases the exciting...

  9. 12:30pm

    Through the power of IMAX 3D, Hubble 3D will enable movie-goers to journey through distant galaxies to explore the grandeur and mysteries of our...

  10. 1:30pm

    Through visually stunning imagery, and in collaboration with leading space experts, Journey to Space showcases the exciting...

  11. 1:30pm

    ROBOTS 3D is a sneak peek into the future at what might be possible as scientists use innovative engineering and design to make cyber characters...

  12. 2:30pm

    Through visually stunning imagery, and in collaboration with leading space experts, Journey to Space showcases the exciting...

  13. 2:30pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX...

  14. 3:30pm

    ROBOTS 3D is a sneak peek into the future at what might be possible as scientists use innovative engineering and design to make cyber characters...

  15. 5:15pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX...

  16. 7:40pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX...

February 13

  1. 11:30am

    Magnetism: Build an Electromagnet

    Discover the attraction of magnets! Let the topic pull you in as you make your own...

  2. 7:00pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center invites you to “Pour Your Heart Out” and celebrate Valentine’s Day with an...

February 25

  1. 9:00am

     (Ages 6-12)

    U.S. Space & Rocket Center Homeschool Program presents its 2016 Homeschool Adventure Day STEM lab topics....

March 03

  1. 9:00am

    History & Technology

     

    Explore how space travel has evolved from testing rockets to sending man to live...

March 05

  1. 3:45pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX®. IMAX...

  2. 6:30pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX®. IMAX...

  3. 9:15pm

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX®. IMAX...

March 08

  1. 6:00pm

    SKYWARN is the National Weather Service (NWS) program of trained volunteer weather spotters. Storm spotters come from many walks of life,...

March 10

  1. 4:30pm

    Stein and Dine!

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

March 12

  1. 11:30am

    Astronaut Water

    Astronauts drink filtered water. Discover the process of filtering space water into drinkable usable water...

March 19

  1. 8:45am

    On Saturday, March 19, 2016, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is hosting the Switch Blade Competition, a science, technology, engineering and...

April 07

  1. 9:00am

    NASA's engineering design challenge focuses on NASA’s current plans to explore planets, moons, asteroids and comets -- all members of...

April 09

  1. 11:30am

    Rocket Launch

    Up, up and away! Build and launch your very own rocket and learn the importance of engines, stages and the...

April 16

  1. 9:00am

    Join us Saturday, April 16, 2016, for the spring Girl Scout Day at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center!

    GIRL SCOUT DAY INCLUDES:

      ...

May 07

  1. 9:00am

    Join us for Boy Scout Day at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center!

    BOY SCOUT DAY INCLUDES:

    • Entrance into U.S. Space & Rocket...

May 14

  1. 11:30am

    Space Rocks and Tasty Asteroids!

    Ever wanted to know what asteroids are made of? Find out with our hands-on cosmic geology...

June 02

  1. 10:30am

    Ever wonder how or what astronauts eat? Discover how to package and eat astronaut food. 

June 09

  1. 10:30am

    Have fun blowing and experimenting with bubbles. 

June 11

  1. 11:30am

    Solar Power S’mores

    Heat and energy come from our solar system’s largest star, the sun. Use the power of the...

June 16

  1. 10:30am

    Enjoy an interactive chemical reaction with a twist. 

June 23

  1. 10:30am

    Dig deep to discover the parts of Mars soil and if it holds the keys to life. 

June 30

  1. 10:30am

    Make and observe your very own cloud. 

July 07

  1. 10:30am

    Celebrate the nation’s birthday with the science behind fireworks. 

July 09

  1. 11:30am

    Tie Dye: The Science of Color

    Colors collide to make tie dye! Create your own tie dyed bandanas as the colors combine...

July 14

  1. 10:30am

    Astronaut safety and protection is important. Peel back and discover the layers of a space suit. 

July 20

  1. 9:00am

    Destination Imagination (DI) is excited to announce the 2016 Ignite Innovative Education Summit. This year’s conference will be hosted in...

July 21

  1. 10:30am

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

July 28

  1. 10:30am

    Math may not taste good, but it can with jelly beans! Learn the basics of a bar graph and counting with jelly beans. 

August 04

  1. 10:30am

    Make and look through your very own telescope to discover the night sky. 

August 11

  1. 10:30am

    Feel the burn as we observe the science behind sun screen and how it protects our skin in the summer sun. 

August 13

  1. 11:30am

    Science of Sundials

    Track the sun and tell the time! Build and discover the science behind the sundial. 

August 18

  1. 10:30am

    Believe it or not, lemonade is a chemical reaction! Enjoy this tasty science with friends as we break it down and learn how each part makes a...

August 25

  1. 10:30am

    Earth is the only planet scientists know that supports life. Discovering earthlike planets is a science. Help Goldilocks discover these planets...

September 10

  1. 11:30am

    Chemistry in a Bag

    Are you endothermic or exothermic? Chemicals combine and make reactions and energy. Discover the...

October 08

  1. 11:30am

    Catapults

    Build catapults and see how far engineering can launch you!

November 12

  1. 11:30am

    Potato Battery

    Make time for taters with this potato battery lab. Transform an ordinary spud into a functioning battery....

December 10

  1. 11:30am

    Fire & Ice

    Watch ice burn before your very eyes and discover the science behind fire and ice. 

December 24

  1. 9:00am

    The U.S. Space &  Rocket Center is closed on Christmas Eve.

December 25

  1. 9:00am

    The U.S. Space &  Rocket Center is closed on Christmas Day.

January 01

  1. 9:00am

    The U.S. Space &  Rocket Center is closed on New Year’s Day

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