“A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE! Something for everyone ages 3 to 103. We’ve had great success with school groups, birthday parties and special events. Patrons leave with a smile …and usually several paper aircraft.”
“SUCH A HIT! Kids and adults spent hours building, launching, and refining their rockets & airplanes. These open-ended stations fit in extremely well with our mission.”
Fly to New Heights!
Launch rockets to Saturn, planes to Sydney, and your visitors toward a career at NASA as they explore the history of flight, navigation, and NASA’s vision for the future.
Build and perfect air and spacecraft through testing, flying and experimentation.
It really is rocket science!
Test the aerodynamics of different rocket fins.
See if you can launch your rocket…
… to Mars, Jupiter, or the edge of our solar system.
Find out what parts of a plane contribute to lift, drag, and stability.
Experiment with angles and ailerons to optimize paper airplane flight.
Perfect your launch technique.
Then fly your plane down the runway…
…and around the world.
Watch how wind tunnels demonstrate lift and drag.
The centerpiece is a giant maze packed with aviation, navigation and NASA’s vision for the future.
History of Flight
Spin the historic aircraft wheel…
…to get your target aircraft and mission question.
Navigate the maze in search of your aircraft and learn its place in aviation history.
You’ll be amazed by what you learn!
Find out how this mind-boggling toy and aviation relate.
Give it a spin and learn how their gravity defying properties help aircraft navigate.
Demystify how satellites are used to find location by practicing trilateration.
How did pilots find their way before the age of computers? Use a plotter to help understand the basics of navigation.
Check out detailed scale models…
…and marvel at their beauty…
…and awesome aerodynamics!
NASA’s Bold New Vision
Connect the puzzle pieces to discover NASA’s vision for the future.
Then explore each piece of the puzzle throughout the maze.
Do You Have The Right Stuff?
What does it take to be an astronaut or work for NASA?
Find out that there’s something for everyone!
Launch Your Visitors Toward a Career at NASA!
This Ah-MAZE-ing Adventure is a blast for all ages!