NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center



September – June

  • Tuesday – Friday 10:00 – 15:00
  • Saturday – Sunday 12:00 – 16:00

July – August

  • Tuesday – Friday 10:00 – 17:00
  • Saturday & Sunday 12:00 – 16:00

Closed on Easter Sunday, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Free admission

Gift shop

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The Goddard Visitor Center is located off ICESat Road (formerly Soil Conservation Road). Once on ICESat Road, turn left into the Visitor Center prior to the security checkpoint.


NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, Maryland


Space Artifacts

The hub of all NASA tracking activities, Goddard is also responsible for the development of unmanned sounding rockets and research in space and earth sciences (including NASA’s Mission to Planet Earth). Through interactive educational exhibits, visitors explore Goddard Space Flight Center with a focus on 1958 to the present. Collections include space-flight artifacts and photographs. Model-rocket launchings, a gift shop, and special group tours are available