Space Center Houston closes due to weather

Space Center Houston has closed due to the weather.

Space Center Houston has closed due to the weather.

Space Center Houston closed Sept. 19 due to inclement weather, according to a press release sent out by the center. The center plans to reopen Friday, according to the release.

Those interested can check Space Center Houston's website and social media for updates.

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By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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