Space Foundation Discovery Center - Visit Colorado Springs

Space Foundation Discovery Center

Journey to the stars with the Discovery Center. Go back to the days of Apollo and flash forward to the next major journey of human spaceflight as we approach Mars. The Discovery Center offers a fun, interactive learning environment for guests of all ages. The regions only dedicated space, science and technology center, our interactive, education-focused destination advances science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) in the exciting context of space exploration, development and utilization.

The museum is fully ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible. All public spaces are on the ground floor, which is flat, save for a couple of very gentle ramps around the largest exhibit, SpaceLab. There is one wheelchair, which can also be checked out by guests for free on a first come, first served basis. Working service animals are welcome. The Museum Docents are happy to do custom tours and can give audio descriptive tours where they explain and describe the artifacts and exhibits.

Enjoy space themed programming throughout the year with special events for your little explorer and evenings just for the adults. Visit our webpage for a full list of current events, hours and pricing.

Only five minutes from Garden of the Gods park, your visit to the Discovery Center is one that the entire family is sure to remember.

  • Reservations Not Needed
  • Admission Fee
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Family/Kid Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Group Friendly
  • MasterCard
  • Military Discount
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Service Animals Only
  • VISA
  • WIFI
  • Student Discount

Area 51

Area: 2,400 sqft

Configuration Capacity
03 - Banquet 197
04 - Reception 90
General Estes Conference Room

Area: 157 sqft

Configuration Capacity
02 - Classroom 6
General Hill Conference Room

Area: 975 sqft

Configuration Capacity
02 - Classroom 35
General Moorman Conference Room

Area: 235 sqft

Configuration Capacity
02 - Classroom 8
Lockheed Martin Space Education Activity Center

Area: 0 sqft

Configuration Capacity
02 - Classroom 30
Museum with Space Artifacts

Area: 0 sqft

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04 - Reception 400
W. B. Tutt Conference Room

Area: 405 sqft

Configuration Capacity
02 - Classroom 12
  • Phone: 719-576-8000
  • Fax: 719-576-8801
  • 4425 Arrowswest Dr
  • Colorado Springs, CO  80907
4425 Arrowswest Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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