Huntsville Vacations

Named after the Revolutionary War veteran John Hunt, Huntsville is one of Alabama's largest cities and an important part of U.S. space history - NASA's Apollo Lunar Landing Program was developed here. The city is great for outdoorsy types, who can hike Monte Sano Mountain or the nearby Cumberland Plateau. History and NASA buffs should visit the ... Read more
Twickenham Historic District and the US Space & Rocket Center.
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Springfield

What a beautiful town and seeing a space rocket only added to the fun! If you like anything having to do with space and science or just love being outdoors and seeing beautiful scenery, then this is the place for you!

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New York City, New York State, USA

Huntsville is also known as "Rocket City" after the Redstone Arsenal nearby. Through the politicking of the state's senators, this area reinvented itself after World War II as an Army research and testing center. That eventually turned into the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center.

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Winneconne, Wisconsin
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Huntsville Alabama was amazing visiting Space Camp was a once in a lite time experience.

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Union City, Tennessee

Beautiful city, quite surprised

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