Take a bus from the U.S. Space & Rocket Center for an exciting tour of the MSFC facilities, including the Propulsion Research & Development Laboratory. Visit the Redstone Test Stand, a National Historic Landmark, where static tests of the Juno I and Mercury Redstone Launch Vehicles were performed from 1953 to 1961.
The tour departs at 12:30 pm, from the blue canopy located in the front of the main entrance to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. The tour lasts approximately 2 – 2.5 hours, and returns to the main entrance at the Rocket Center. Contact the LearningQUEST office (256-529-8695) to register for this Special Trip. Fee: $20 to be paid to the coordinator to assure a reservation in this program. See Policy on page viii of this catalog.