"Huntsville" Huntsville by seagoingJLW
Huntsville Travel Guide: 56 reviews and 185 photos
The US Space and Rocket Center here has the greatest collection of rockets and space memorabilia anywhere.
Exhibits range from the birth of dreams of space flight to the future. There is such a wealth of exhibits here that I really can't go into all of them. Here is a rundown on some of them.
Team Redstone offers the latest in high tech weaponry.
Olympus Mons Mining Colony can test your strength, agility, and endurance.
Space Shot shows you what a rocket launch really feels like.
The IMAX Theater gives you an astronaut's view of the Earth.
Shuttle Park lets you walk under the World's only full stack shuttle.
G Force Accellerator lets you experience 3 Gs.
Kids Cosmos Energy Depletion Zone allows kids to crawl around in the Space Station.
Apollio Command Module allows you to sit inside. See the Lunar Lander. Take a wild ride on the Mars Mission. Walk through the Rocket Park.
The original Space Camp is located here. There is also a program called aviation challenge.
- Pros:There is a lot of educational material available as well as the exhibits.
- Cons:Huntsville is very difficult to get to.
- In a nutshell:If you are interested in space, you must come here.
After you see the museum in Huntsville, take time to go to Space Camp. They offer a 5 day program for young people aged... more travel advice
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