Houston, Texas: Restored Star Trek (Original Series) Shuttlecraft

The "Galileo" was featured in the original Star Trek TV series (1967). Restored in July 2013 after spending decades rotting in a warehouse. You can't climb inside (it's hollow) but it is a full-size prop.

Space Center Houston

1601 Nasa Pkwy, Houston, TX
Part of the Space Center Houston attraction. 25 miles southeast of downtown. I-45 exit 24 (southbound) or 25 (northbound), then follow NASA 1 for 3.5 miles. Entrance on the left.
Summer daily 9-6, fewer hours off-season. (Virus outbreak may affect access to attraction. Call to verify.)
Adults $30
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Restored Star Trek (Original Series) Shuttlecraft

The shuttlecraft is only temporarily gone from the Johnson Space Center. It is on loan to the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York City from April to December 2016, when it should return to Houston.

[J.J. Kwashnak, 06/06/2016]
Restored Star Trek (Original Series) Shuttlecraft

Moved to New York as of 04/05/16 (temporarily they say) to a different museum.

[Jason, 04/10/2016]


Restored Star Trek (Original Series) Shuttlecraft

The shuttlecraft "Galileo."

[Jeremy, 07/06/2014]

This is the original prop created in 1967 for the Star Trek TV series, used for exterior views of the shuttlecraft. It's one of the highlights of the Space Center Houston tour, restored and put on display in 2013.

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