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23
Aug 2019
Join the Space Foundation Discovery Center on Friday, August 23 for an exclusive, members-only event as we celebrate and thank you for being our loyal Discovery Center patrons! Special showing of D... [more]
31
Aug 2019
The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closed on Saturday, Aug.31 throughMonday, Sept.2 in observance of Labor Day. [more]
4
Sep 2019
In order to meet NASA's call to "Go back to the Moon, and on to Mars" it will require a whole NEW generation of scientists, engineers, space explorers, and astronauts. But luckily you don't have to be... [more]
17
Sep 2019
The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closedSeptember 17 & 18, 2019. [more]
26
Sep 2019
Adults 21+ Doors open at 5:30 p.m. - Light bites and drinks to get started! 6:00 p.m. - Trivia begins Who once said, "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known."? - Carl Sagan H... [more]
2
Oct 2019
Join the Space Foundation as wecelebrate World Space Week, "The Moon: Gateway to the Stars!". Discover the international collaboration and innovation involved in the development of the lunar Gateway, ... [more]
4
Oct 2019
The United Nations declared in 1999, that October4 through October10 each year would be recognized asWorld Space Week, a time “to celebrate at the international level, the contributions of space scien... [more]
5
Oct 2019
FREE Admission! For this special day we will have our Mars Robotics Laboratory open! Celebrate with birthday party favors and participate in a celebratory rover challenge —balloon popping to win pr... [more]
26
Oct 2019
Join us for Mad Science fun and Halloween trick or treating!Come dressed in costume and experience our mad science laboratories. Activities include: Mad scientist demonstration stations and o... [more]
30
Oct 2019
In 1972, Apollo 17 astronauts left the surface of the Moon for the final time to return back to Earth. Nearly 50 years later, NASA has developed a plan to visit our closest neighbor once again. Join t... [more]
31
Oct 2019
Join us for Halloween trick-or-treating, come dressed in costume and try your hand at driving rovers around a simulated Mars pumpkin patch! [more]
9
Nov 2019
The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closed Saturday, Nov. 9throughMonday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. [more]
28
Nov 2019
Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28, through Saturday, Nov. 30, in observance of Thanksgiving. [more]
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Hey mamas, my kiddos just went to the Space Museum in town. They loved it! We lived here for 8 years and never knew it existed. This is amazing and my kids kept talking about it... Go check it out. My kids ages 6, 7 and 9 had a blast. :)
- Shamree

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