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    Goddard Visitor Center Goddard Space Flight Center's Visitor Center. Image Credit: NASA

    Visitor Center Contents

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    > Ongoing and Special Exhibits
    > Visitor Center Programs
    > Special Events
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    > Visitor Center FAQ
    > Contact Us

    A Look at the Goddard Visitor Center

    The Visitor Center at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center offers a unique destination that provides valuable inspirational and educational experiences for all ages. We provide many unique programs, special events and presentations that highlight Goddard's Earth and Space Science, engineering and technology work, and we demonstrate what is current and unique about Goddard and NASA through exciting interactive experiences for the public. Come visit us to hear lectures, see exciting model rocket launches, and participate in one of our fun filled children's programs. We offer something for every one.

    The Goddard Visitor Center hours are from September 1 through June 30, 10 am - 3 pm, Tuesday through Friday, and 12 pm - 4 pm Saturday and Sunday. The Visitor Center is closed on Mondays. From July 1 through August 31, the Visitor Center hours are 10 am - 5 pm Tuesday through Saturday and closed on Sunday and Monday. The Visitor Center is also closed on all Federal holidays.

    Visits are free of charge and self-guided visits are always welcome. Educational groups are encouraged to schedule a visit program with our staff. Please see the Special Programs pages for more information.

    Visitor Center Frequently Asked Questions

    ›  Click here to access the new FAQ document.

    NASA Goddard Gift Shop

    The Gift Shop, located next to the Visitor Center offers post cards, publications, patches, models, space-related educational toys, games, clothing, and other NASA souvenirs. For more information, please call the Gift Shop at 301-286-6476, or please visit their online store by clicking here →.

    Other Visitor Center Resources

    ›  Educators: Click here for information regarding the Educators Resource Center.

    ›  NASA Employees: Click here for information regarding conference rooms.