10 places every kid should see – Yahoo! Travel

U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville, Ala.

Blasting away the competition in our reader poll, this Huntsville shrine to NASA displays an amazing collection of rockets and space memorabilia. At the Davidson Center for Space Exploration, the star attraction is a restored version of the famous Saturn V rocket, but be sure to also check out the F-1 rocket engine, a motor that periodically vibrates and roars as if it were being tested for space-worthiness. Next door is the country’s original Space Camp, where aspiring astronauts can feel the gravitational yank of liftoff via the simulator.

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