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Challenger Space Center - CLOSED

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Peoria Challenger Space Center

This is a truly amazing tour center with a professional and knowledgable guide to walk you through... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jacquie o
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best attraction we have ever seen truly amazing and hard to believe its all man made and 50 years... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
Pocatello, Idaho
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The Challenger Space Center provides an exciting space-based learning environment where schoolchildren, families, senior citizens, corporate teams and others fly simulated space flight missions where they become flight crews, mission controllers and...more
21170 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-2458
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a truly amazing tour center with a professional and knowledgable guide to walk you through. Experience was outstanding.****************************************************************

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

best attraction we have ever seen truly amazing and hard to believe its all man made and 50 years or older

Date of experience: August 2017
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We went there today to visit, and the sign on the door said they were closed and moving. Their reopening will be announced at a later date.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Great place to see what NASA did in promoting space travel. Pictures, exhibits and touching real meteorites are thrilling for all. The interactive exhibits are great for children and adults alike. Enjoy and become an astronaut for a day!

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

For a good scientific outing and family gatherings look no further than the Challenger Space Center! They are first rate, very educated staff members and it's a great time for the kids and the parents alike!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Dominick V
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden jewel that is just waiting to be discovered by all the NASA enthusiasts. Kids of all ages would welcome the chance to visit this museum and a visit back in the Space Shuttle exportation and space history. The staff is very...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

My wife and I and two friends from Canada stopped by the Challenger Space Center in Peoria yesterday. We joined a guided tour in progress being led by Taylor. Taylor has really done his homework! His knowledge of the history of the space program and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

My husband and I took our 9-year-old grandson here to participate in one of their space simulations entitled, "Rendevous With a Comet." It was a unique experience as we were each given a responsibility to perform during our simulation which lasted for two hours.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed February 7, 2017

Karl was so knowledgeable it made the visit even more special. The exhibits are so well done and respectful of our brave astronauts.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 1, 2017

Self guided tour was a waste of time and money. There were a couple of interesting displays, but most were boring. Other space centers that I have visited have been amazing. This one was extremely disappointing.

Date of experience: January 2017
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