- Hours of Operation: 6 days 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 25
- Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 31
- Green/Sustainable Practices:
The Mission of the Challenger Space Center is to inspire, excite and educate people of all ages about the mysteries and wonders of space, science and the universe in which we live. Challenger Space Center Arizona is one of only three Smithsonian Institution Affiliates in the greater Phoenix Valley, offering quality exhibits and programs for families and people of all ages amidst an exciting backdrop of space exploration.