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'''Webster''' is a city near [[Houston]], [[Texas]].
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A suburb of the expansive Houston, Webster has become forever associated with NASA and the bay area.
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*<see name="Johnson Space Center" address="2101 NASA Parkway, Houston" directions="" phone="281-483-0123" fax="" email="" url="http://www.nasa.gov/centers/johnson/home/index.html" hours="" price="">Rocket park is available for personal tours, though the Saturn V rocket is covered for maintenance.</see>
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* <see name="Space Center Houston" address="1601 NASA Road 1, Webster (located 25 miles south of downtown Houston in the NASA/Clear Lake area)" phone="281-244-2100" email="" fax="" hours="Summer hours: June 10am-7pm, July 9am-7pm, August 10am-5pm, 10am-7pm Weekends.  Winter hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm." price="$17.95 Adults, $13.95 Children (4-11), discounts for seniors. Parking $5" url="http://www.spacecenter.org">Indoor fun space museum with lots of hands-on space-science exhibits and artifacts from the full history of U.S. space exploration.  A big hit with kids, but informative for adults. A highlight are the two tram tours of NASA's Johnson Space Center, one of which includes a visit to Mission Control and actual Apollo and Mercury launch vehicles, the other focuses on astronaut training facilities.</see>
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* <see name="Kemah Boardwalk" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" hours="" price="" url="http://www.kemahboardwalk.com/">A small theme park and recreational area on Galveston Bay in [[Kemah]].</see>
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*<sleep name="Inn Place Webster, TX Hotel" alt="" address="889 West Bay Area Boulevard" directions="" phone="281-338-6000" url="http://www.innplacehotels.com/locations/innplace-hotel-webster-nasa" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Located just minutes from NASA’s Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Spacious rooms and refreshing amenities.</sleep>
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Revision as of 15:58, 15 November 2011

Webster is a city near Houston, Texas.

Contents

Understand

A suburb of the expansive Houston, Webster has become forever associated with NASA and the bay area.

Get in

Get around

See

  • Johnson Space Center, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, 281-483-0123, [1]. Rocket park is available for personal tours, though the Saturn V rocket is covered for maintenance.
  • Space Center Houston, 1601 NASA Road 1, Webster (located 25 miles south of downtown Houston in the NASA/Clear Lake area), 281-244-2100, [2]. Summer hours: June 10am-7pm, July 9am-7pm, August 10am-5pm, 10am-7pm Weekends. Winter hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm.. Indoor fun space museum with lots of hands-on space-science exhibits and artifacts from the full history of U.S. space exploration. A big hit with kids, but informative for adults. A highlight are the two tram tours of NASA's Johnson Space Center, one of which includes a visit to Mission Control and actual Apollo and Mercury launch vehicles, the other focuses on astronaut training facilities. $17.95 Adults, $13.95 Children (4-11), discounts for seniors. Parking $5.
  • Kemah Boardwalk, [3]. A small theme park and recreational area on Galveston Bay in Kemah.

Do

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

  • Inn Place Webster, TX Hotel, 889 West Bay Area Boulevard, 281-338-6000, [4]. Located just minutes from NASA’s Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Spacious rooms and refreshing amenities.

Get out


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