At the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum you'll find the Space Shuttle Discovery on display just outside of Washington DC. With over 27 years of service and 39 missions completed, Space Shuttle Discovery has spent more time in space than any other spacecraft to date. In addition to assembly missions to build the ISS (International Space Station) this modern marvel also carried the Hubble Space Telescope into orbit.
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As the official visitor center of NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas - Space Center Houston is home to an array of space memorabilia, scientific displays, and historic artifacts from various NASA missions. In addition to a tram tour and Saturn V Rocket, the standout exhibit at Space Center Houston is the replica space shuttle Independence sitting atop the Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier, N905NA. As you'd expect, it's an incredible facility to explore.