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Oct 18, 2022 · NASA Johnson Space Center 2101 NASA Parkway Houston, Texas 77058 Phone: (281) 483-0123. External Relations Office Office of Communications and Public Affairs Phone: (281) 483-5111 Info Recording: (281) 483-8600
The center features more than 400 space artifacts as well as numerous permanent and traveling exhibits, attractions and theaters related to the exciting future and remarkable past of America’s human space-flight program – all for one admission price. The experience is designed to engage adults and children alike.
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Oct 19, 2022 · The Johnson Center’s $1.5 billion complex occupies 1,620 acres southeast of downtown Houston, in the Clear Lake area. JSC is the home of mission control and astronaut training. In its early days, the center led the Gemini, Apollo, Apollo-Soyuz and Skylab projects. JSC was the home of NASA’s Space Shuttle Program from 1981 to 2011, and ...
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Space Center Houston is a science museum that serves as the official visitor center of NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. It was designated a Smithsonian Affiliate museum in 2014. The organization is owned by NASA, and operated under a contract by the nonprofit Manned Spaceflight Education Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) organization.
The center is conveniently located at 1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, Texas 77058 and is open daily except Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day (Dec. 25). The center also holds a space-themed nighttime lights event, Galaxy Lights, nightly every year from mid-November to early January.