Mission: Astronaut ventures into space and encourages visitors to learn about life as an astronaut with hands-on STEM challenges.

Each section challenges the visitor to use an astronaut?s mindset to solve puzzles focusing on engineering, physics, mathematics, teamwork, and most importantly, fun! Solving each challenge lets the visitor collect badges to recognize their accomplishments.

  • The exhibition, set primarily in space, is centered around an explorable space station
  • Interactive Mission Control: Learn about engineering and astronaut training
  • Flight simulator: Pilot a capsule!
  • Help fix the Airlock with tools you engineer
  • AR Interactive: Put on a spacesuit and go on for a spacewalk!
  • Design your own research project in the Experiment Module
  • View breathtaking live views of space from the Cupola


Space required

3,500 - 4,500 sq. ft.

Production Time

Ten (10) working days for installation; Seven (7) working days for deinstallation


Up to three (3) 53 ft trailers (estimated)

Tour Availability

May – August 2024
June 2025 and beyond

Produced By

Mission: Astronaut is produced and toured internationally by Flying Fish, with support from The DoSeum.


Supporting Partner

Tour History and Itinerary

The DoSeum

San Antonio, TX, USA view map

February 14, 2023 ? April 28, 2023

Jacksonville, FL, USA view map

September 14, 2024 ? January 5, 2025

Ashland, NE, USA view map

January 22, 2025 ? May 25, 2025