South West Activities

South West
Space Center Houston
At the Space Center Houston, you can learn about NASA’s work, including from the first American spaceflight right through to the Mission to Mars. You can also take an open-air tram tour of Johnson Space Center, and see control rooms, space vehicle models, and restored rockets. Afterwards, visit the Space Center Theatre for an immersive voyage into outer space.
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
This museum in Dallas holds great significant, historical value for the American people. It was from this very spot that Lee Harvey Oswald fired the shot that killed beloved President John F. Kennedy. As a memorial to JFK, you can learn about his life, assassination, and the legacy of this great president.
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Desert View Drive
East of Grand Canyon Village, the Desert View Drive runs along the southern rim of the Grand Canyon. It’s a great way to experience the area’s beauty without a gruelling hike. On your journey, you’ll find six canyon viewpoints, picnic areas, and a Tusayan museum and ruin site. Make sure to watch the sunset or sunrise - a magical experience.
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Heard Museum
The Heard Museum in Phoenix showcases traditional and contemporary Native American art. It uses a first-person narrative to inform visitors of Native American history and culture. This is one of the best places in the American Southwest to learn about the native people and admire their artistic works. Exhibits change frequently so each trip here is a different experience.