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Spaceport America Tours

approaching Spaceport America

Tours to Spaceport America, located 35 miles southeast of Truth or Consequences, are departing from the Spaceport America Visitor Center on most Saturdays at 9am and some Sundays at 1pm — see the Spaceport Tour web page for details.

Or call +1-575-267-8888 to arrange a tour.

Allow 4 hours to tour Spaceport America. All tours require a minimum 24 hour advance reservation and are subject to change or cancellation due to mission control requirements. Walk-ups will be accommodated whenever possible but are not guaranteed.

Cost ranges from $59.99 (online same day) to $24.00 (STEM-affiliated groups). Please see the website for pricing.

The Visitor Center, located at 301 S. Foch in downtown Truth or Consequences, is open Monday through Saturday from 8:30am until 4:30pm and Sunday 9am-2pm.

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PLEASE NOTE! We strongly recommend that you do not drive out to Spaceport America on your own! Due to its remote location there are no service stations, restrooms or other amenities along the way, and cellphone service is limited at best. Individuals who drive out on their own will not be allowed onto Spaceport property.

Immersive Tours to Spaceport America and the Armendaris Ranch

Tours can be booked through Ted Turner Expeditions, the company responsible for the bulk of Sierra County’s Ecotourism. They offer a Spaceport / Armendaris day-long adventure that offers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Spaceport, including access to staff, the hangar, and other areas not shown on the regular tour. The second leg of the tour is to the Armendaris. Cost is $900 for the first guest and $425 for each additional person. more info

Video of the Spaceport America Tour is shown in this New Mexico True video. The Spaceport segment begins at 9:30 and ends at 11:50.