The growth of a major attraction is making a big impact. A new economic study reports Space Center Houston has a $73 million annual economic impact on the greater Houston area and plays a significant role in generating jobs and millions of dollars in personal income.  “The museum plays a vital role in the region by bringing […]

HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2016 – Educators from across the country converge Feb. 4-6 for an immersive learning experience with rocket scientists, astronauts and renowned educators at Space Center Houston’s 22nd Space Exploration Educators Conference.  “We’re bringing teachers together in every discipline to learn about current and future missions NASA is preparing for deep-space exploration,” said Daniel […]


Space Center Houston Announces Opening of International Landmark HOUSTON, Aug. 12, 2015 – It’s a date! Space Center Houston will open the new international landmark Independence Plaza on Jan. 23. The eight-story-tall multiple-exhibit complex is the biggest project for the nonprofit since the center opened in 1992 and features a shuttle replica mounted on top of the first shuttle […]