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Host An Event

Plan an event that will give your guests memories for a lifetime! A Smithsonian Affiliate, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center houses the most complete collection of national treasures from space exploration on the planet. This exclusive venue offers a breathtaking backdrop that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. We welcome all types of events – both large and small – and our team of experienced professionals is ready to assist you in planning all of the details to make your visit a spectacular success.

The chef and professional catering staff at the USSRC service all events including weddings, rehearsal dinners, family reunions, corporate celebrations, picnics, intimate receptions and extravagant sit-down dinners. Whether you dream of a large party under the authentic Saturn V rocket or a private cocktail reception under the space shuttle, we can help make your vision come to life!

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To get started, please complete the above form, call (256)721-7173, or email [email protected]We recommend early reservations as facilities are booked on a first-come, first-served basis.


Facility Rental

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is a truly unique setting for any type and size of event. Our facilities prominently showcase America’s historic accomplishments in space exploration. Your guests will be fascinated with our many exhibits and hands-on interactive displays. Companies can retreat from the corporate offices and host an off-site training session or team building in one of our corporate classrooms, Educator Training Facility or Aviation Challenge.

As you enter the Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration, behold one of the “Seven Wonders of America” – the Saturn V rocket. Take a ride on Mars, feel weightless in mid-air and create long-lasting memories. Our top-notch simulators will get you as close to space as the real thing. Your guests will love the excitement that our simulators bring to their night at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.

Our event coordinators are available to help you plan your event so it is one to remember!

Weddings Ceremonies and Receptions

The inspiring view of a National Historic Landmark, the Saturn V rocket, elevates a wedding reception to out-of-this-world status. Collectively, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center has more than 100 years of catering experience. From small and intimate to large and spectacular, our professional events staff is prepared to assist in planning all stages of event management. We have a thorough knowledge of event industry vendors, as well as established relationships with florists, cake designers, and photographers.

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center event sales team is proud to offer their wedding expertise for your ceremony and reception. This service is designed for the bride and groom who want to step back and enjoy the day while their plans are skillfully and knowledgeably executed.

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To get started, please complete the above form, call (256)721-7173, or email [email protected]We recommend early reservations as facilities are booked on a first-come, first-served basis.

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