Stay at our hotel near the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, Earth’s largest space museum. The museum is dedicated to telling the history of the space race, as well as providing a look at the future of space travel. To do so, it has one of the world’s largest collections of rockets and memorabilia.
Rocket Park has 27 missiles and rockets on display to show the trajectory and history of these feats of engineering. Shuttle Park has the most complete timeline of space transportation systems in the country. Explore real rocket boosters, engines, orbiters, and more.
In addition to their collection, the center has a wide range of activities and experience that will help you learn more about space travel—both its possibilities and what it is truly like. Catch an educational program at the immersive IMAX full-dome theatre or the 52-foot high National Geographic Theatre. Step aboard models of a space station or NASA’s payload center. Stay at our hotel near the US Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL to experience it all, and come back after a busy day to relax in a comfortable room perfect for families and groups.
Located at One Tranquility Base, the museum is open from 9 AM to 5 PM. It’s open throughout the week, every day except for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. Former and current NASA workers and contractors, as well as active-duty military, receive discounted entrance. Admission for adults (13 and up) is $25, for children 5-12 it is $17, and children 4 and under enter for free.
Our hotel near the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL is just 30 minutes away in nearby Decatur. Stay with us for a range of value-added amenities, like an outdoor pool, free breakfast, and so much more. If you’re passing through on a family trip, we’re the perfect stop for an upgraded hotel stay and a visit to this historic museum!