Space Center Houston, Houston, Texas
The Space Center Houston is the foremost science and space educational center conveniently located in Houston, Texas. It is owned and managed by the Manned Space Flight Education Foundation that offers education programs and space museum. Space Center Houston is the only site where tourists can watch astronauts train for tasks, touch a real moon rock and take a tour of NASA. Visitors can explore the inside of the Independence Plaza and witness a wide-scale shuttle replica above the original NASA 905 aircraft. The displays, features and activities in the 250,000 square feet complex will give an unparalleled experience.
The Space Center Houston is one of the Houston’s major attractions and has been recognized for its excellence. Tourists can also explore nearby cities just like Baytown located in Harris County in Texas. There are a lot of attractions located near the space center just like 1940 Air Terminal Museum that showcases various airport operations, airline traffic and aviation traffic among others with the air show every day. The Alexander Deussen Park features a flock of buffalo, allowing the visitors to watch these big and alluring creatures in natural surroundings. The Allen’s Landing Park has 1.76 acre park that recognizes the origination of Houston in 1836 and a route for huge boats. After the day, tourists can book their stay with the finest hotels in the city like Extended Stay America – Houston NASA- Johnson Space Center, a 2-star hotel that features casual rooms with free WIFI, living areas, microwaves, kitchens and televisions. Another choice is Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Houston that has informal rooms with coffeemakers, free WIFI, flat-panel televisions and desks.