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Top Space Cities Around the World

Visit our Little Ibis shop as we continue to add and grow our collection with items from around the globe! Including those from these fabulous space cities! 🚀


1. Houston, Texas, USA: Space City is also famous for its vibrant culinary scene, including NASA-themed restaurants.


2. Huntsville, Alabama, USA: Known as the "Rocket City," it boasts the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, featuring a giant Saturn V rocket.


3. Titusville, Florida, USA: Once known as "Sand Point," it transformed into a space-watching paradise.


4. Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA: Surfers love the waves here, creating a unique blend of beach culture and space exploration.


5. Merritt Island, Florida, USA: The island was initially earmarked as a potential location for a spaceport by visionary entrepreneur Howard Hughes.


6. Greenbelt, Maryland, USA: Proximity to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, a hub for space science. The city is named after the green belt of forests surrounding the community.


7. Pasadena, California, USA: Hosts NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, advancing robotic space exploration. Home to the Rose Bowl, Pasadena has its own stellar traditions beyond space exploration.


8. Moscow, Russia: Central to Russian space endeavors, managing critical missions. The city's metro system, in addition to being extensive, features space-themed stations.


9. Korolev, Russia: Named after chief rocket engineer Sergei Korolev, it was formerly known as Kaliningrad.


10. Darmstadt, Germany: Home to the European Space Operations Centre, a key player in European space exploration.


11. Tokyo, Japan: Coordinating Japan’s space missions and exploration efforts.


12. French Guiana, South America: Guiana Space Centre serves as a launch site for international space missions.


13. Wallops Island, Virginia, USA: The island has been a launch site since 1945 and continues to contribute to space exploration.


14. Toulouse, France: Airbus, a major player in aerospace, has its headquarters in Toulouse.


15. Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA: The city hosts the International Balloon Fiesta, a colorful event that contrasts with its spaceport activities.


Visit our Little Ibis shop as we continue to add and grow our collection with items from around the globe! Including those from these fabulous space cities! 🚀




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