City Tour & Space Center Tour

Houston City Tours

Uncover the mysteries of outer space on an exhilarating visit to the Space Center Houston, the official visitor center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. During your self-guided tour of one of Houston’s top attractions, ride a tram on an orientation tour of the Space Center; see enthralling exhibitions of full-size rockets and rock samples; and marvel at the real Apollo 17 space shuttle, which returned from the moon in 1972. All tours depart from the Houston City Tours Visitor Center, 1302 Dallas St, Houston, TX 77002 - please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your departure time.

Bonus Perk!!! Your tour also includes a FREE 1.5-hour sightseeing open-top bus tour of Houston with purchase. Meet at Houston City Tours Visitors Center before 10 AM to take advantage of this free offer with your Space Center Tour.

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City Tour & Space Center Tour

Make your own way to a pickup point in downtown Houston and climb aboard a double-decker, open-top bus for a 90-minute sightseeing tour of the vibrant city. Cruise past landmarks like Hermann Park, City Hall and the renowned Museum District while listening to illuminating audio and live -commentary.

Next, transfer to a comfortable shuttle and travel to Space Center Houston in style. Hear of how astronauts and scientists plan most of the rocket launches and programs for NASA at this incredible location, and then climb aboard a tram for a 90-minute tour of the Johnson Space Center. During the tour, watch NASA staff at work, see old and new Mission Control centers and be amazed by the Saturn V Rocket, the most powerful rocket ever built. Enjoy some leisurely free time to explore the exhibits in the Space Center Houston, opting to see Apollo 17 and a full-size replica of a space shuttle. Defy gravity in the interactive Living in Space gallery and revitalize with lunch in the NASA cafeteria if you wish (own expense). At a time prearranged with your guide, return to your comfortable vehicle for the journey back to Downtown Texas, where the tour concludes.

Meeting point: Houston City Tours Visitor Center, 1302 Dallas St, Houston, TX 77002, 10:00 am - please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to departure.
Frequency : 7 days a week

Important Information
Tour includes tour guide & tour map. The tour does not include food or drinks. Once booked, you will receive a voucher that can be presented in paper or electronically. A reservation is required and there are no refunds available.

Our tours run 7 days a week and start multiple times a day from the Houston City Tours Visitor’s Center (10 AM, 11:30 AM & 1 PM). Tour services may be delayed or canceled due weather conditions, heavy traffic, road closures and special events. Minimum of passengers may be required to operate.


$74.95 - $84.95


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