Coca-Cola Space Science Center

Location

701 Front Ave.
Columbus GA 31901

Rates

  • Adult: $6
  • Military/Seniors: $5
  • Children (4-12): $4

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday : 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday : 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday : 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday : 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday : 10:30am - 6:00pm

Social

Interaction
Omnisphere Theater Planetarium
Humanoid Robot named RED
Consoles from the Firing Room at NASA's Kennedy Space Science
Space Shuttle Main Engine Nozzle - Flown in space 9 times!
Research Grade Telescope for Day and Night Observing
Field Trip
Outside Exploration
Space Shuttle Odyssey Theater
Space Shuttle Odyssey Theater
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Owned and operated by Columbus State University, the Coca-Cola Space Science Center innovatively combines education and entertainment to promote science exploration and discovery throughout Columbus and the Southeast. Along with a host of interactive gallery exhibits, the center is home to the Challenger Learning Center mission simulator, WestRock Observatory, Omnisphere Planetarium Theater, Space Shuttle Odyssey launch simulator, and also serves as the teaching and research site for all Columbus State astronomy courses.

The Coca-Cola Space Science Center proudly houses Georgia's most extensive Space Shuttle artifact collection. This NASA artifact collection is valued at nearly $20 million and includes a nine-time space-flown Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) Nozzle, BioMed and Operations Management Consoles from Kennedy Space Center's Firing Room 3, Space Shuttle Escape Basket, General Onboard Computer, Front Shuttle Tire and more.

Amenities
Discounts
  • Military Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking on Site
  • Gift Shop
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Self-guided Tours
  • Maps & Brochures Available
Near Interstate Highway
  • 185
  • 85
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Group Amenities
  • Group Rates Available
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year 'Round