Space...the final frontier! (Or is it!?) For those kids who LOVE all things space, astronauts and NASA, the NASA Goddard Visitor Center is a great place where kids can enjoy unparalleled experience, as well as a look into the future of space exploration!
There is always something fun and exciting for kids and families to learn and experience - and it's from NASA, so you know it's pretty special! There are exhibits, activities and events at the center, which offer inspiring and captivating (and of course educational) experiences for ALL ages!
So what are you going to learn? Well - the visitor center demonstrated the exciting and innovative work that Goddard's is doing in astrophysics, Earth science, engineering, planetary science, technology development, and communication. So in a nutshell - a lot!
The exhibits are informative and unique, and they really do open up kids eyes to all things science, including the important issue of climate change. Have you ever climbed inside a Gemini capsule model? Well at the NASA Goddard's Visitor Center - you CAN!
Do your kids play and imagine about being an astronaut, pulling on that space suit and flying high into the atmosphere? Imagine their face when they realize that at the center they can actually pull on a kid-sized space suit!
3...2....1...lift off! If you haven't experienced a real rocket launch yet, this might be second best! Once a month you can see a model rocket launch - pretty exciting!
Don't forget about some of the children's programs too that are held at the center - all amazing experiences for kids!
Space - the Maryland frontier!