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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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US Space and Rocket center is located on the South side of Interstate 565 in Huntsville, Alabama... read more

Reviewed yesterday
melw496
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Huntsville, Alabama
Lots of Fun

Have been for both work events and visit with friends. Has something for everyone from the movies... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JennHigh
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Huntsville, Alabama
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1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805-3371
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Reviewed yesterday

US Space and Rocket center is located on the South side of Interstate 565 in Huntsville, Alabama. You can't miss the Majestic replica of the Saturn 5 Rocket standing tall representing the vehicle that carried man to the moon. There is a real Saturn 5...More

Thank melw496
Reviewed yesterday

Have been for both work events and visit with friends. Has something for everyone from the movies to experiments to historical information....with some rides to keep the thrill seekers entertained. If offered, the bus tour of the Redstone Arsenal is a must. So cool to...More

Thank JennHigh
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very thorough and well designed museum of our accomplishments in space. There are activities for children of all ages and so much to admire. Fascinating and well worth the trip.

Thank Mary Anne G
Reviewed yesterday

It not my dream vacation but my husband and grandchildren like the museum . They many thing to look at and the movie was fun. The prices was high for us but next time it will be something else a much cheaper.

Thank havlik m
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 10 with our docent Luke Talley who was so knowledgeable about everything in the space even if you are not interested in space at first you are intrigued and fascinated by this other world Ask jim any questions he has...More

Thank Rosine B
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this review

Thanks, Rosine, for your review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our museum. Our NASA Docents are a true asset to our museum.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great way to spend a day or two if you've any interest in space. Pictures of these crafts don't do them justice. Like looking at the Grand Canyon and a picture of it. Seeing the space shuttle was a special treat. Everything was amazing and...More

Thank Gary S
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the informative and wonderful review! We are delighted that you enjoyed our museum. You can attend Space Camp! There is an adult program. :)

Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't tour the facility as were were just passing through Huntsville, but we did stop by and pick up some freeze dried ice cream (a favorite from our childhood). There were children everywhere coming for camp or the graduation ceremony that was taking place...More

Thank Kate T
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting and for the excellent review! You can always attend Space Camp - we have an adult program!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A group of 60 years old plus for a Navy reunion. There were at least 25 of us, great time. Thank you

Thank LizrJane
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting! We are so glad you enjoyed our museum. We hope you reunion went well and was memorable. :)

Reviewed 4 days ago

This facility takes you back to the moon launches. You can look at a V1 rocket as was used against Britain in the second WW up to exibitions of the current space station and everything between.

Thank wendy_santa
USSRC, Manager at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting!

Reviewed 4 days ago

I didn't really have any expectations so we were very pleasantly surprised. It is so huge that at first it is overwhelming..but employees were readily available to help us out. We included one of the I-Max movies and that was good. All the exhibits are...More

Thank gourdess
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bonniepm
Should I buy any tickets in advance? We are going Memorial Day weekend and will have 3 children with us ages 2-7. Thanks!
16 May 2017|
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Response from LowDragAL | Reviewed this property |
Not a bad idea to purchase online given this is going to be one of their busier weekends, The line flows quickly, but if you know you are definitely visiting the museum, purchasing online will save you some time. Also... More
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themillersoftx
Are the kennels good?
13 May 2017|
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Response from TimTraveller14 |
Hey guys, Outdoor kennels are available and located to the east of the museum. You can obtain a lock and key to the kennel from the guest services information desk. Photo ID is required. We didn't personally use the... More
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cmflydelta
Do they offer on-site RV campsites?
10 May 2017|
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Response from CoastalJen | Reviewed this property |
I'm I drove right past one when I was looking for the entrance. I turned the wrong way on the road and saw it.
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