Located a short drive from Washington, DC, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center is one of the most popular attractions in Maryland, and is a great place to learn about the latest space technologies, shuttle launches and our planet Earth. The Comfort Inn Conference Center in Bowie, Maryland is less than a 20-minute drive from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, and easily accessible by US-50 and I-95.
The Goddard Space Center hosts a variety of space flight events throughout the year, and is responsible for managing many of the space agency’s Earth observation, space physics, and astronomy and physics missions. The Center was established in 1959 by physicist Dr. Robert Hutchings Goddard; he is considered to be the father of modern rocket propulsion, and earned a gold medal by the 86th Congress in 1959 for his lifetime of contribution.
Today, visitors take part in several educational programs and see ongoing exhibits at Goddard Space Flight Center. Popular exhibits include ‘Science on a Sphere’; ‘Footprints’; ‘Beyond Hubble’; and ‘Bringing the Universe Down to Earth’. The center is also home to the Goddard Rock Garden, the Aura Ozone-Monitoring Garden, and the famous Goddard Moon Tree. Visit NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center website for more details.
Visit our Map & Directions page for driving directions to Goddard Space Flight Center from the hotel.
If you’re interested in exploring the amazing sights and feats of accomplishment at the Goddard Space Flight Center, enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the Comfort Inn Conference Center in Bowie. We cater to both business and leisure travelers, and offer a variety of amenities and services to ensure your stay with us is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. All of our guests enjoy complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, a hot breakfast buffet each morning, and access to an on-site exercise facility and outdoor swimming pool. We are conveniently located near major attractions in Baltimore, Chesapeake Bay and Washington, DC, and your satisfaction is 100% guaranteed.
Book your stay through this website to secure the lowest available rates, guaranteed! All reservations made through this site are also eligible to receive points towards the Choice Privlieges® rewards program.