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The Space Station Museum, Novato

(4.1/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
The Space Station Museum is a private, volunteer-driven museum dedicated to educating the public and especially children about the history of space exploration in California, the United States, and around the world.
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  • We hung our while waiting for a table at Boca. It was a very pleasant surprise. The best part was the docent, former astronaut.  more »
  • Excellent place to learn about our past in the space program!!! And is is free :) Don't miss this valuable source of SPACE TRAVELS!!!  more »
  • We drove an hour and a half from Santa Clara just to go here based on the good reviews from Trip Advisor! You can go through this little itty bitty museum in about 20 minutes! While there are a few re...  more »
  • A fun little museum with knowledgeable volunteers and great artifacts - many of them you can touch or try on! Can be visited in as little as 20 minutes or as long as a couple hours of you're interested in the details and stories. Also, it's free!
  • It is closed 3:35 on Sunday when its website, outgoing voice message, and storefront sign says it is open Sunday's until 4.
  • This is the only museum in the U.S. where you can sit in a lunar rover climb off a lunar module and wear space gloves that have been on the space station!