What do you give the person who already has everything? Give them an experience!

Space Center Houston offers exciting experiences and adventures year-round that are sure to ignite curiosity, encourage exploration and inspire wonder.


If you’re searching for unique gifts for Space City friends and family, a Space Center Houston membership provides one year of extraordinary experiences. Our members enjoy a ton of exceptional benefits and help us sustain our world-class science and space exploration learning center.

Member get perks like free admission, free parking, express entry, exclusive member events, discounts on dining, shopping, education programs, and more for an entire year.

This gift provides a lot of flexibility because members can visit any day that the center is open. (Space Center Houston is closed Thanksgiving day and Christmas day.)

And Nov. 22 – Dec. 2, you can save 15 percent off all new gift memberships by using online discount code THANKS.

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Lunch with an Astronaut

What is more memorable than meeting a space explorer? Meet an astronaut at Lunch with an Astronaut and hear all about their mission experiences.

Enjoy a delicious lunch and explore the shuttle era with someone who actually flew aboard a Space Shuttle. Ask questions about their missions and snap a stellar selfie with the space explorer.

Lunch with an Astronaut takes places every Friday and Saturday at Space Center Houston.

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Level 9 Tour

The Level 9 Tour is the ultimate VIP experience at Space Center Houston. This is the most behind-the-scenes access that the public can get to NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC).

The tour lasts four to five hours and takes you to multiple locations at JSC including Mission Control and real astronaut training facilities.

This guided tour is limited to just 12 people to provide a more intimate experience. Participants must be at least 14 years old to take the Level 9 Tour.

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