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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 Pkwy, Houston, ☎ . Rocket park is available for personal tours, though the Saturn V rocket is covered for maintenance.
- Space Center Houston, 1601 NASA Rd 1, ☎ . Jun: 10AM-7PM daily; Jul: 9AM-7PM daily; Aug: M-F 10AM-5PM, Sa-Su 10AM-7PM; Sep-May: M-F 10AM-5PM, Sa-Su 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, 889 W Bay Area Blvd, ☎ . Spacious rooms and refreshing amenities.
|Routes through Webster|
|Dallas ← Houston ←||N S||→ Texas City → Galveston|