Space Camp: Huntsville & Los Angeles

Bring learning to life as students explore the depths of outer space on this exciting hands-on space tour of the US. In Alabama, students partake in a week of intensive training at the Huntsville Space Camp. During their time at Space Camp, students will experience life as an astronaut, discover the mental, emotional and physical demands they face and experience…

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Space Camp: Huntsville & Los Angeles

Bring learning to life as students explore the depths of outer space on this exciting hands-on space tour of the US. In Alabama, students partake in a week of intensive training at the Huntsville Space Camp. During their time at Space Camp, students will experience life as an astronaut, discover the mental, emotional and physical demands they face and experience…

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9 Days

Destinations

Huntsville, AlabamaLos Angeles

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Your Adventure

1 Hello Atlanta
  • Board your flight to Atlanta
  • Meet your Tour Director and travel to Huntsville
  • Dinner
2 Space Camp, Huntsville
  • Breakfast
  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center Space Camp: 6-Day Program The US Space Camp is hosted by the US Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama. During the program, trainees undergo hands-on drills, as well as learn about the mental and physical demands for astronauts, engineers and technologists. The neutral buoyancy of water provides the environment for micro-gravity exercises in the Underwater Astronaut Trainer, while the Multi-Axis Trainer and 1/6th gravity chair further challenge balance and movement
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
3 Space Camp, Huntsville
  • Breakfast
  • Space Camp Students participate in the following programs over the course of the 6-day program:
    • Space Suit Theory and Design
    • Space Physiology
    • Scuba Space Walk Training
    • Aeronautic Design
    • Jet Aircraft Simulation
    • Orbital Mechanics
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
4 Space Camp, Huntsville
  • Breakfast
  • Space Camp Students participate in the following programs over the course of the 6-day program:
    • Space Suit Theory and Design
    • Space Physiology
    • Scuba Space Walk Training
    • Aeronautic Design
    • Jet Aircraft Simulation
    • Orbital Mechanics
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
5 Space Camp, Huntsville
  • Breakfast
  • Space Camp Students participate in the following programs over the course of the 6-day program:
    • Space Suit Theory and Design
    • Space Physiology
    • Scuba Space Walk Training
    • Aeronautic Design
    • Jet Aircraft Simulation
    • Orbital Mechanics
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
6 Space Camp, Huntsville
  • Breakfast
  • Space Camp Students participate in the following programs over the course of the 6-day program:
    • Space Suit Theory and Design
    • Space Physiology
    • Scuba Space Walk Training
    • Aeronautic Design
    • Jet Aircraft Simulation
    • Orbital Mechanics
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
7 Huntsville-Los Angeles
  • Board your flight to Los Angeles
  • Hollywood Boulevard
  • Dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe
8 Los Angeles
  • California Science Center visit
9 Los Angeles
  • Board your flight
  • Welcome home

Space Camp Extension

Want more? Extend your USA Space Camp tour to include stops in Florida and Washington D.C. where students will enjoy visits to two of the most iconic attractions related to space exploration, the Kennedy Space Center and the Smithsonian Air Museum. While in Washington. D.C students will also enjoy a guided city tour as well as visits to the White House, Capitol Hill, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial and the Washington Monument

Capitol building

 

The Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, Florida is the greatest space adventure on Earth! The Visitor Complex is the only place in the world where visitors can walk under the largest rocket ever flown, touch an actual moon rock, meet a veteran NASA astronaut, experience the International Space Station and stand nose-to-nose with Atlantis, all in the same day.

Kennedy Space Centre 2 Smithsonian National_Air_and_Space_Museum

The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C. holds the largest collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft in the world, and is the center for research into the history and science of aviation and spaceflight. Almost all space and aircraft on display are originals or backups to the originals.

 

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