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Galveston Space Center Houston Transportation

 

 

Houston Tours conducts daily tours of Houston, Galveston and Space Center Houston (NASA).  

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Space Center Houston

                                                                                   

Schedule

Van picks up about 9:30 A.M. daily for five hour visit to museum.  Movies trace the history of space travel in the United States.  See space hardware such as an actual size space shuttle & the giant Saturn rocket. Tour space labs and  astronaut training facilities.  See live demonstration on how to eat, sleep and shower in outer space.  You will spend about 51/2 funfilled hours inside the museum. 

Call for reservations.  We'll pick you up from your hotel (inside normal p/u area, see highlighted area at bottom of this page) around 9:30 A.M., take you to the space center and return to the hotel about 5:00 P.M.  Low cost of only $60 each includes entrance ticket. 

* Pickup/return times dependent on where we pick you up,  number of passengers and traffic.  If you have a time concern, let us know.  Additional charge for p/u outside normal operating area.  See bottom of page.

For security purposes backpacks are not allowed inside the museum.  Please leave these or other large bags in your room.   Cell phones, cameras and medium size purses are allowed inside but will be checked by security at the entrance.

 

City of Houston Tour

                                                        
                                            Downtown Houston                  Water Wall                 Williams Tower          Rice University

3 1/2 hour tour begins at the Astro Dome, goes through the Medical Center, Rice University (get off), museum district, city center including view of the city from the Chase Tower (get off weekdays only), River Oaks and the Galleria Area including the Water Wall (get off) and Galleria Mall (get off).

$40 per adult / $20 per child under 11, under 4 free.  Pick up/return service for hotels in normal operating area (Galleria, Downtown, Medical Center).  Reservations required.  Minimum of four adults required for this tour.  Tour depends on availability of tour guide.  Please call to determine availability of tour guide.
 

                                     EXTENDED CITY TOUR

             San Jacinto                                                                                                       USS Texas Battleship

              Monument  

                                                    


Includes city tour described above.  Have lunch in the Galleria, then travel past the Houston Ship Channel and out to San Jacinto Monument & museum where Santa Ana surrendered to Sam Houston, achieving Texas independence.  Watch the movie that tells the whole story.  Tour the USS Texas Battleship.  See living/working areas on a real WWI/WWII era battleship including guns, living/working quarters for crew of 1800+ and more.  Entrance fee for Battleship is $10/adult and San Jacinto movie is $4.50/adult.  Minimum of four adults required for this tour.

Price: $65/Adult, $30/Child 4-11. Under 4 free.  Does not include entrance fees listed above.  Tour depends on availability of tour guide.  Please call to determine availability of tour guide.
 
 

         Galveston Island  

                            Bolivar Ferry                                                                                                                                  Elisa


                                                      

                                     Bishop's Palace                                                                                    Moody Gardens

Depart Houston around 9:30 A.M.  Ride the ferry then shop in old Galveston (The Strand).  Lunch (not included).  After lunch tour the Bishop's Palace (one of the 100 best historical homes in the United States) and visit the famous Moody Gardens with its indoor rain forest.  In Galveston about 5 hours.  return to Houston about 5:30 P.M.  Cost: of $65/Adult  $30/Child 4-11.  Under 4 free.  Entrance tickets not included.  Minimum of  4 adults required to do the trip.

Tour depends on availability of tour guide.  Please call to determine availability of tour guide.

 
 

Transportation Charges 

DOOR TO DOOR PICK UP from all major hotels in the Galleria, downtown and Medical Center areas only.  Call to verify if you are in one of these areas.   IMPORTANT:  Pickup/dropoff times vary according to pickup points, number of guests and traffic.  If you have a time concern check with us when you make your reservation.  Not responsible for articles left on the bus/van. 

 

6601 W. Sam Houston Pkwy. S. #A6

Houston TX 77072

Reservations Call:
(713) 988-5900

(832) 630-9188

Fax (281) 776-9933

OPEN 8 A.M. - 8 P.M. DAILY

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Houston Tours, Inc.
Title: Houston Tours, Houston Area Tours, Shuttle Service, Houston City Tours
Last modified 7/16/12

 

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