Explore science, technology, and engineering at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center! Watch a short movie in our auditorium before exploring exhibits about rockets, scientific balloons and aircraft! Investigate weather patterns and the surface of other planets on the giant interactive Science on a Sphere. Join Visitor Center staff for an engineering challenge, model rocket launch, or astronomy night at the Visitor Center, or at the beach during the Summer Astronomy Series! Or experience the thrill of a rocket launch from the Visitor Center’s outdoor launch viewing area, be sure to plan ahead, launch viewing space is limited!
Visitors enjoy free admission, parking, and programming at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center located on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, just outside of the seaside town of Chincoteague. Check the website for launch schedules, event descriptions, and information on group tours and youth field trips.