U.S. Space & Rocket Center

 

U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Credit: The Huntsville-Madison County CVB

The world’s largest space attraction features dozens of interactive exhibits surrounding Apollo, Mercury and Shuttle spacecraft. It is the only place in the world where you can stand under a “full stack”- the Space Shuttle orbiter, external tank and two solid rocket boosters. Experience three times the force of gravity as you spin in the “G-Force Accelerator.” Feel the powerful G forces of launch aboard the “Space Shot.” Experience up-close breathtaking films on a 67 foot curved Spacedome IMAX® theater. 
Activities include:

NEW HORIZONS:
an intensive one night program that includes a guided Museum Tourthrough the history of the U.S. Human Spaceflight Program, a hands-on solar system exploration lab and many other structured science based activities.

ASTROTREK:
a two night, structured educational hands-on aerospace adventure.

PATHFINDER:
a shorter version of the week-long SPACE CAMP or AVIATION CHALLENGE camps.

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center provides a wonderful opportunity for students to grasp the reality

The U.S. Space and Rocket Center also offers week-long space and aviation missions, special week-long camps and educator programs.