Rebecca Strecker, NASA News Chief
NASA Public Affairs Office
Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000
July 23, 2010
StenniSphere to Open at 11 A.M. on July 24
StenniSphere, the visitor center at NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center, will open July 24 at 11 a.m., one hour later than normal, to perform planned maintenance work.
StenniSphere regularly is open to the public 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, and is closed on major holidays. Public tours run throughout each day from the Launch Pad at the Hancock County (Miss.) Welcome Center, Interstate 10, Exit 2. The last tour leaves the Launch Pad at 2 p.m. each day. Registered group tours with their own transportation can obtain earlier admittance. Admission to StenniSphere is free. All visitors age 18 and older are required to show a valid photo ID, such as a driver's license or passport. All international visitors must present a passport.
For more information, visit http://www.nasa.gov/centers/stennis/home/index.html
and click on the StenniSphere logo or call 1-800-237-1821 or (228) 688-2370.
For information about Stennis Space Center, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/stennis/.
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