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A suburb of the expansive Houston, Webster has become forever associated with NASA and the bay area.
- Johnson Space Center, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, ☎ . Rocket park is available for personal tours, though the Saturn V rocket is covered for maintenance.
- Space Center Houston, 1601 NASA Road 1, Webster (located 25 miles south of downtown Houston in the NASA/Clear Lake area), ☎ . Summer hours: June 10am-7pm, July 9am-7pm, August 10am-5pm, 10am-7pm Weekends. Winter hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm.. Indoor fun space museum with lots of hands-on space-science exhibits and artifacts from the full history of U.S. space exploration. A big hit with kids, but informative for adults. A highlight are the two tram tours of NASA's Johnson Space Center, one of which includes a visit to Mission Control and actual Apollo and Mercury launch vehicles, the other focuses on astronaut training facilities. $17.95 Adults, $13.95 Children (4-11), discounts for seniors. Parking $5.
- Kemah Boardwalk. A small theme park and recreational area on Galveston Bay in Kemah.
- Inn Place Webster, TX Hotel, 889 West Bay Area Boulevard, ☎ . Located just minutes from NASA’s Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Spacious rooms and refreshing amenities.
|Routes through Webster|
|Dallas ← Houston ←||N S||→ Texas City → Galveston|